Top 10 plugins to enhance the Atto editor capabilities #Moodleplugin

October 17th, 2016

Atto editor – the default text editor for Moodle introduced in Moodle 2.7 assists the users in entering content. Atto is the text editor which is developed specifically for Moodle by Moodle development team and provides many cutting edge features as compared to other text editors. Read More

Wants to teach Chemistry in Moodle? Check out these two plugins which can help you #moodleplugins

August 24th, 2016

Are you a chemistry teacher looking to teach Chemistry using Moodle? Are you looking for  how to allow users to sketch and edit molecules? Then here is the good news for you. Jonathan Erde from University of California, Los Angeles has shared two plugins which will makes your life easier as a chemistry teacher. Read More

Feedback Required – Atto Cloze Editor plugin for #Moodle

August 3rd, 2016

Daniel Thies along with German Valero had shared the Atto Cloze editor plugin for Moodle with the Moodle community seeking the feedback on usability and on documentation and additional features of the plugin. Read More

Create Multi-language content easily in your Moodle course using Multi-Language Content plugins #MoodlePlugins

February 16th, 2016

If you are a language teacher , then you might have experienced that creating content in Multiple languages for your Moodle course was a horrible task in earlier Moodle versions using the Multi Language content filter.

Julen Pardo and Iñaki Arenaza have come up with a solution to this long standing problem with an easier approach to create the Multiple language content in the Moodle course. Read More

Table and Equation editors available in Atto editor #Moodle3.0

December 3rd, 2015

If you have faced problems while editing tables or adding equations to your Moodle course using Atto editor, then you can enjoy now as Table editors and Equation Editors for Atto are in Moodle core from Moodle 3.0 onwards.

Now, you don’t need to rely on other plugins/software’s to insert tables and equations in your Moodle course. All you need to use them is to just enable them and you are ready to go. Read More

Edit matrices and arrays using the Atto Matrix editor plugin

October 16th, 2015

Mathematics teachers often have to use the Matrices and arrays in their Moodle course for the students which is very difficult to achieve using the TeX notation. Here comes a new plugin in the Moodle plugins database “Matrix Editor” for Atto text editor which allows you to edit matrices and arrays in Moodle 2.7, or later, using the MathJax or TeX filter. Read More

Allows inline corrections in Atto editor using Corrections plugin #MoodleWorld

October 13th, 2015

Another plugin updated recently for Moodle 2.9 on Moodle plugins database is “Corrections” by Nicolas Dunand. The plugin is now available for Moodle 2.7 onwards.

Corrections plugin allows inline corrections to be set inside any text with the editor. The Moodle administrator can define as many correction types as wanted (e.g. orthographic error, pronoun error, capitalization, etc.). Buttons in the Atto editor then allow users to make inline marks in texts. Read More

More font colours plugin for Atto updated for Moodle 2.9 #MoodleWorld

October 12th, 2015

More font colours plugin for Atto text editor has been updated to a new version to support Moodle 2.9.

This plugin is intended as a replacement of the core atto_fontcolor plugin, allowing the Moodle administrator to freely define a set of colors that can be used by users. If allowed by the administrator, users can also use a color picker to chose any possible color. Read More

New Plugin – Paste text in Moodle easily using Atto Paste Special plugin

September 15th, 2015

In the plugins released this week, a new plugin developed by Joseph Inhofer is very nice plugin which allows the user to paste content from several different rich formatting areas and either import the styling or import as unformatted text.

Often I found a lot of new Moodlers struggle while pasting some text from different text editors like MS Word, Google Document, Richpad or others. Often they have to follow certain steps in pasting the text as shown in the video in this post. Read More

New design for Atto text editor by @lewiscarr

August 22nd, 2015

Lewis Carr has posted about his experiment with the Moodle’s default text editor Atto. He has changed the white color of Atto to a dark contrasting color with white text. Read More