Welcome to the Treehouse Community

Want to collaborate on code errors? Have bugs you need feedback on? Looking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project? Get support with fellow developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels here with the Treehouse Community! While you're at it, check out some resources Treehouse students have shared here.

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today.

Start your free trial

HTML How to Make a Website Creating HTML Content Organize with Unordered Lists

How do I connect my Workspace to a resumed lesson?

I previously started the Ruby on Rails track and am trying to resume it. However, I cannot figure out how to attach my previously saved workspace and code to the resumed lesson? When I ask it to Check my Work, it seems to be looking elsewhere.

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>Nick Pettit</title>
      <a href="index.html">
        <h1>Nick Pettit</h1>
          <li><a href="index.html">Portfolio</a></li>
          <li><a href="about.html">About</a></li>
          <li><a href="contact.html">Contact</a></li>
      <p>&copy; 2013 Nick Pettit.</p>

It's still looking at the tutorial's code sheet rather than my workspace which is well beyond that point.

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,968 Points

It sounds like you are confusing the challenges and the workspaces.

The workspaces are general-purpose development environments to allow you to follow along with the instruction and to try building things on your own. Your work in them is saved from session to session.

The challenges are completely separate environments, designed specifically to test your ability to perform a task or set of tasks. They are not connected to the workspaces, and anything done in them is evaluated immediately and not saved.

Ok. That makes sense. Thank you. I know what I need to try to do now.