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

Moodle Tip – How to make vertical scrollbars for the course description

May 10th, 2015

Recently while doing a project I stumbled upon a problem about the very long course summary text which appears very bad on the front page course descriptions, so I thought of implementing the vertical scrolls in the course summary area for the courses which are having a large text in the course summary field. Read More

PDF Document file can’t be accepted

March 20th, 2015

In a recent thread on forums, one of the fellow moodler posted that he was trying to upload the pdf file and it was showing the error “PDF Document filetype cannot be accepted”including zip files. He was able to upload only images. Read More