The Export Course feature creates a package of the Course content that can later be used as a backup and imported later. It is important to note that Export Course does not include any user interactions with the Course—it only includes the content and the tools.
Export packages are downloaded as compressed .ZIP files and are imported in the same format. Do not unzip an Export package or delete files from the package.
To save your course or course content for backup or re-use in a different/later course, follow these steps:
For Printable directions to Export_Import Packages (PDF)
The Import Package feature allows the instructor to use the Export file from an older course to import to a new course. You will need the saved .ZIP file that you exported.
To add course content from a backup or to re-use in a different/later course, follow these steps