Install new tables into database of Moodle site by using UpgradeDB plugin

October 12th, 2015

UprgadeDB plugin is basically meant for developers to help them in designing new plugins  and this plugin allows the developers to install new tables into Moodle DB using xmldb files completely under developer control.

You can choose which install.xml table want to install in place to install all tables and upgrade tables whenever you want. At present you can’t delete the tables which contains any data in it and in future you can add new columns and empty tables using this plugin

UpgradeDB plugin for Moodle

UpgradeDB plugin for Moodle

The plugin is maintained by Carlos Escobedo and is available for all Moodle versions from Moodle 2.5 onwards.

You can download the latest version of the UpgradeDB plugin for Moodle from the Moodle plugins database through this link –

If you are also a developer, let us know How you would like using this UpgradeDB plugin? and what are the benefits if using this on your Moodle site. Please share in comments below.