Learn How to manage Users in Moodle and Navigating through Moodle interface through these free Moodle Courses #Moodletraining

October 6th, 2016

New Moodle users coming from different background or due to their inexperience with Moodle interface often find it difficult to navigate around the Moodle pages. Moodle similar to other Learning Management Systems comes with its own learning curve which takes some time and patience to get used to it. Read More

Help build the Moodle for future – Participate in Moodle Usability Testing survey #Moodle

September 13th, 2016

Moodle’s default look has not changed considerably since it’s inception but for the next Moodle version release, the Moodle HQ team is working very hard to improve upon the usability by making major navigation improvements. The major changes includes a brand new Moodle theme project, improved messaging UX interface, LTI improvements etc. Read More

Check out this new Messaging Demo – Coming in Moodle 3.2

August 29th, 2016

Wanna translate your Moodle courses in other languages – Check out this awesome guide #Opensource #Moodle

August 19th, 2016

Moodle natively is not having any capabilities to translate any course content in other languages. However there are bmore than 120 language packs for different languages around the world, But the course creator/teacher has to create the course content in multiple languages. Read More

Vote for tracker issue – “Activity Chooser On/Off” should be removed from Moodle #MoodleTracker

March 10th, 2016

Activity Chooser On/off link which was introduced in Moodle 2.3, in order to combine the Add an activity and Add a resource menus into a single menu and avoid confusion for people coming directly from Moodle 1.9 to Moodle 2.3 onwards is now no longer required.

There is a Moodle tracker issue raised to kill this activity chooser on/off link as it is no longer required as per the Moodle tracker issue – MDL 53399. Read More

Moodle Plugins new interface

November 3rd, 2015

Moodle Plugins database which is the official repository of all Moodle plugins has seen new changes in the interface to accommodate the new links like Recently approved plugins, Favorite Plugins, Reviewed Plugins, Featured Plugins and Awarded Plugins. Read More

Send webmail-like messages to users using the Mail plugin

July 24th, 2015

The “Mail” plugin for Moodle which allows users to send webmail-like messaging to other users has been updated to a new version with fixed bugs and fixtures.

This plugin allows users to send messages to each other, using an interface and features similar to webmail clients. Messages are tied to courses, users can only contact other participants in courses they are enrolled. Reading/sending of messages is done through a new item in the navigation block called “My Mail”. Read More

Moodle developer meeting – New Lesson creation page coming soon!!

July 23rd, 2015

The existing Lesson activity interface is very difficult to understand for a newbie Moodler which makes it horrible for the person who has not created the lesson.

So, to overcome the problem Adrian Greeve has come up with a new lesson creation page for the lesson module which uses a lot more JavaScript to show something more like a diagram. Read More