Check out this new Messaging Demo – Coming in Moodle 3.2

August 29th, 2016

Moodle 3.2 is getting ready in the backyard with a lot of new features and interface updates making it the best Moodle version out there till date. Few of the new features coming in Moodle 3.2 contains New Theme based on Bootstrap 4, LTI Improvements, New Messaging interface and using Chart.js as the Charts/Graph API backend.

As reported earlier, prototype demo of the New theme and LTI improvements are already released for testing. Recently, the New messaging and notifications project demo is released which includes the changes made to the messaging interface.

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The new Messaging and Notifications UI looks very sleek and intriguing and it will definitely add a lot of value to the Moodle interface.The new interface shows the status of the other user just below their name and is having a search bar where you can search the users by name or by course.

If you would also like to have a look on the new interface, check out the demo here. Full specifications for the project are mentioned in the Moodle tracker issue MDL – 54682 and the outline for the project is captured here.

What are the other areas in Moodle which needs a complete visual overhaul? How you liked the prototype of this new project for Moodle 3.2? Share your ideas in the comments section below.