New Plugin – Virtual Keyboard for TinyMCE

July 19th, 2015

One of the new plugins added to the Moodle Plugins database this week is Virtual Keyboard which is a small addon for the TinyMCE text editor.

The virtual keyboard plugin adds a very much required functionality i.e. if students get the keyboard in their local language it is a great help to them and their teachers or vice versa. It also  provides the capability to users with disability (who can’t use keyboard) to enter text in the Moodle’s text area. Read More

New plugin – Show specific courses with course summary on front page with Featured courses block

June 7th, 2015

Recently Featured courses block was released in the Moodle plugins directory which enables you to select some courses to be displayed on front page.

For each course, the block will show it’s name with a link to course page, it’s summary and summary files. It is also possible to set sort order. Read More

Login Message upgraded for Moodle 2.8

May 25th, 2015

Login message, the block plugin which displays a simple message to users who have visited earlier, is upgraded for Moodle 2.8

The message changes depending on the time from the last login. You can change the message in the language packs. Read More

Autoview Presenter activity updated for Moodle 2.9

May 5th, 2015

AutoView presenter activity addon is a Lecture Capture module which allows you to put video on-line with synchronized slides and subtitles (similar to Microsoft Producer). A web based editing interface is used to configure the video/slide/subtitle sources and to set the slide trigger times. Read More