Add Stash items using the new Stash Filter plugin #Moodleplugins

September 15th, 2016

Access course sections easily using new Buttons Course Format plugin @Moodleplugins

August 10th, 2016

In this week, a new course format plugin is released in the Moodle plugins database developed by Rodrigo Brandão. The plugin “Buttons Course Format” creates a menu with buttons in javascript to access the course sections easily and one after the other. Read More

#Moodle from Evolution to Apex of LMS – Great video to rewind your memories

July 27th, 2016

Nicolas Martignoni created a reminiscence video for french MoodleMoot 2016 which is more than enough to rewind your memories with the Moodle project from its early evolution days to becoming the apex of the Learning Management systems around the world. Read More

#MoodleTips – Add radial course progress in your #Moodle course using this CSS code

May 3rd, 2016

Moodle Forums are a great way of sharing information and tips with other fellow Moodle users.  Jerome Di Pietro has shared his work on Moodle forums about adding a radial course progress indicator in your Moodle course with the help of CSS and Javascript. Read More

Creating Flashcards in Moodle using Database module – Use this preset #Moodle #MoodleTips

March 9th, 2016

Chris Kenniburg from Dearborn schools has shared a database preset with whole Moodle community which uses JavaScript and CSS to create the flashcards experience for students using the database activity in core Moodle.

The database preset will allows you to add Pictures, videos and text on the front and back of the flashcard. You can also customize the look and feel of the preset through the CSS template of the preset. Read More

Generico Filter updated for Moodle 3.0 with ability to add more templates #MoodlePlugins

December 18th, 2015

Generico Filter has been updated to a new version compatible for Moodle 3.0 and having the ability to add more than 20 templates.

Generico Filter is developed by Justin Hunt and is a very popular plugin to create templates of code snippets and text that can be inserted into Moodle text areas. Read More

Presentation – Moodle and PDF – from clunky to funky to maximum coolness by @frankiekam

November 9th, 2015

Frankie Kam, the Moodle community member from Malaysia has delivered a nice presentation during the iMoot Mini 2015 on using PDF files inside Moodle.

The presentation includes the details about the code hack to be done in the Moodle core to display the PDF files in iPad, Mac, PC and Android. Read More

Presentation – Including JavaScript in Moodle plugins through AMD method

September 18th, 2015

Since the inception of AMD method of including JavaScript in Moodle plugins from Moodle 2.9 onwards, many new developers often find it difficult using this method.

The good news is that it’s a lot simpler than previous methods for including JavaScript. The bad news is that it’s still a change that developers need to understand, and the Moodle documentation is a bit hard to follow. Read More

Essential Theme – and (Beta) released

August 17th, 2015

Essential theme, one of the most popular themes in the Moodle themes database has been updated to another new version by the theme maintainer Gareth J Barnard. However, for Moodle 2.9 it is still in Beta version only but now without annoying ‘Development version….’ message. Read More

Moodle Analyst – A new approach to Admin/Support activities, Analytics and Reporting

July 30th, 2015

Another great work by Moodle Community brought out a new report tool which provides a new approach to admin activities, analytics and reporting.

Nils M has shared his work done at the University of Darmstadt, Germany related to a tool to support Moodle-Admin activities termed as “Moodle Analyst”.  Since core Moodle makes many full page reloads necessary to perform even simple tasks, so this tool is realised under heavy JavaScript usage. Read More