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Offline Lessons

With Teamie android app, you can access and read your lessons offline, i.e, even without any internet connection!

When you go offline with Teamie Android app, the lesson data will be downloaded to your phone's internal memory. Any progress you make while you are offline are stored locally. Next time, when you will come online and access that lesson, the changes will be synchronised with the online lessons.

This article will guide you on:

Logging out of the Teamie Android app will remove any downloaded lessons. Although, updating the app from the Play Store will not remove your downloaded lessons.

SCORM lessons cannot be downloaded for offline use.

Making a lesson offline from the lesson card view

2. Tap the down arrow on the top right corner of the lesson's card view.

3. Tap the Available Offline toggle.

4. You will be asked to allow Teamie to access media on your device. Tap Allow.

Check the Never ask again box to give this permission by default; this way you don't have to allow Teamie to access your media each time you wish to make a lesson available offline.

5. The lesson downloading will start.

6. You can tap VIEW or the downloading notification to see the downloading progress on the Offline lessons screen.

7. Once the lesson is downloaded for offline consumption, an underlined tick sign will be shown on its card view to easily distinguish it from other lessons.

You can also start downloading any other lesson while a lesson downloading is in progress. The next lesson will be queued for downloading on Offline lessons screen.

Making a lesson offline from the lessons' Details tab

You can also make a lesson available offline from its Details tab. On the Details tab, you will find the Available Offline toggle to make the lesson available offline. Let's see the required steps.

1. Navigate to the required lesson and tap to open it.

2. Tap on the DETAILS tab.

3. Scroll down to find the Available Offline toggle and tap on it to make the lesson available offline.

4. The lesson downloading will start.

5. You can tap VIEW or the downloading notification to see the downloading progress on the Offline lessons page.

7. Once the lesson is downloaded for offline consumption, an underlined tick sign will be shown on its card view to easily distinguish it from other lessons.

Accessing offline lessons

A dedicated space for offline lessons can be found at the More screen at the bottom navigation bar in case you wish to access your offline lessons while you are online or offline. Let's see the required steps.

1. Tap the MORE menu option at the bottom navigation bar.

2. Tap Offline lessons.

3. All the lessons that you have downloaded will be listed here and you can access them without the need of any internet connection.

Reading lessons in offline mode

1. Once you open the Teamie Android app in offline mode, you will see a button, View Offline lessons. Tap it. You can also access offline lessons from the More menu option.

2.  You will be taken to the offline lessons listing screen which lists all the lessons that are available offline.

As a learner, if you have read all the lesson pages of the lesson, then you will be able to view a green tick on the lesson card view in offline mode as well.

3. Tap on the lesson that you wish to read offline.

4. You will be taken to the PAGES tab. In case you have read some of the lesson pages, you will see a CONTINUE READING button at the bottom of the screen to continue reading the next lesson page that you have not read. In case you have not started reading any of the lesson pages, you will see a START READING button at the bottom of the screen to start reading the first lesson page. Once you read all the lesson pages, the button will disappear.

5. A green tick on the lesson card view will appear once you read all the lesson pages in the offline mode similar to how you see in the online mode.

Once you come back online your lesson progression data will be synced on accessing that lesson. That is, if before going offline you had read 2 out of 5 pages and then read one more page in offline mode, then once you are online again, your lesson progression stats will read 3 of 5 pages read.

Syncing lesson changes made during offline mode

In case some changes were made in the lesson by the instructor, like addition of a lesson page etc, during the time you were offline, you will need to sync the lesson. A sync button will be available on the lesson card view for both the online and offline copy of the lesson. Let's see the steps to sync lesson changes made during offline mode.

2. Tap SYNC LESSON.

3. The lesson changes will be downloaded and the lesson will be synced as per the online lesson.

You can also sync a lesson from its lesson landing page.

Removing an offline lesson

You can remove any of your downloaded lessons, anytime you wish. It will be deleted from your phone's storage and cannot be recovered once deleted; although you can make that lesson available again anytime you wish from the app.

Logging out of the Teamie Android app will remove any downloaded lessons. Although, updating the app from the Play Store will not remove your downloaded lessons.

Lesson progression changes made to any lessons, that are not synced, will be lost.

2. Tap the down-arrow of the offline lesson that you wish to delete from the offline lessons screen.

3. Tap Remove download.

4. Tap DELETE to confirm or CANCEL if you have changed your mind. The downloaded lesson will be deleted from the app and your phone's storage.

5. You can also remove a lesson in two more ways:

a) From the lesson listing page by tapping its down-arrow and disabling the Available Offline toggle.

b) Or by disabling the Available Offline toggle from the lesson's DETAILS tab.

Removing all offline lessons at once

If required, you can remove all your offline lessons at once from the Offline lessons listing screen.

Logging out of the Teamie Android app will remove any downloaded lessons. Although, updating the app from the Play Store will not remove your downloaded lessons.

2. Tap the three vertical dots at the top-right corner of the screen.

3. Tap Remove all Offline Lessons.

4. Tap DELETE to remove all offline lessons from your app and phone storage.

Lesson progression changes made to any lessons, that are not synced, will be lost.

Unavailable features in offline lessons

The following content, inside the lesson pages, will not be available when you are not connected to internet:

1. Inserted links

2. Embedded content

3. Any attached Google Drive / OneDrive document

4. Any selected theme in the web interface (coming soon :))

5. Discussions tab

6. Publish / unpublish / delete options (for instructors)

The time spent by learners to read a lesson offline will not be tracked by Teamie. This means that the time spent reading a lesson offline will neither be included in the overall time spent stats available in a classroom's dashboard reports, nor will it be included in the time spent report exported by the learners.

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