‘Alpha’ version of Essential theme for Moodle 2.9 available for testing

June 25th, 2015

In a recent update to the Essential theme – one of the most downloaded themes in the Moodle plugins database, the ‘Alpha’ version of the essential theme is released for Moodle 2.9 version only for test servers and not for production servers.

According to the release announcement by Gareth J Barnard, the update includes:

  • NEW: Update icons.
  • NEW: Update quiz LESS.
  • NEW: Update moodle LESS.
  • NEW: Convert jQuery from pluginfile.php to AMD.
  • NEW: Convert carousel to AMD.
  • NEW: Update ‘Essentials’ child theme for M2.9 changes above.

Essential Theme Screenshot

You can download the Alpha version of the Essential theme for Moodle 2.9 from this github link. You can download the stable version of the Essential theme from this link: https://moodle.org/plugins/view/theme_essential

Thanks Gareth J Barnard for maintaining the one of the best moodle theme.

Reference: https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=315755