Scan and Submit using Google Drive


Moodle ISU allows students to scan and submit a document using Google Drive. This can be utilized in a Moodle quiz using essay questions or used for Moodle Assignment submissions. 

This Guide Will Help You to:

  • Scan an image into Google Drive

  • Submit an assignment from Google Drive

  • Seek further assistance

Scan a document

  1. Open the Google Drive app

  2. In the bottom right, tap Add

  3. Tap Scan (Android) or use Camera (iOS)

  4. Take a photo of the document you would like to scan 

Adjust scan area: Tap Crop

Take photo again: Tap Re-scan current image

Scan another page: Tap Add

  1. To save the finished document tap Done


Submit an Assignment from Google Drive

  1. Locate the assignment in Moodle ISU.

  2. Click on the name of the Assignment and select Add submission.

  3. In the File submission, Click Add.

    1. DO NOT USE DRAG & DROP it will add steps that are not necessary.

  1. In the File Picker, select Google Drive.

  2. Select the Log in to your account button.

  3. You should automatically be logged into your ISU Google Drive account.


     6.  Use the Search or other navigation option to locate the file you want to submit.

     7. Once you have located your file, double click it.

     8. Make sure the Make a copy of the file is selected, and the name of your file is correct.

     9.Click the Select this file.

    10. Click the Save changes button to complete your submission. 

Seek Further Assistance

For additional assistance please contact, ITRC at (208) 282 5880 or

For more information please visit,  Activities

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