Unleashing the next gen LMS – Moodle 3.1! Now available for download #Moodle

May 23rd, 2016

The next generation LMS – Moodle 3.1 is finally unleashed today and is now available for download from the usual download channels. The new version of Moodle is packed with a lot of new features and fixes. You can download your copy here. Read More

Moodle 3.1 QA testing complete – Release Candidate 1(RC1) available for download! #Moodle3.1

May 20th, 2016

Moodle 3.1 has passed all the 530 Quality Assurance (QA) tests successfully with a herculean effort from all the Moodle community members. Many thanks to all testers who had put a lot of efforts in QA testing of Moodle 3.1 before initial release within less than 4 weeks. Read More

Global Search in Moodle 3.1 from Developers perspective #Moodle 3.1

May 13th, 2016

Moodle 3.1 is just about to release in next days and is now having 96% of QA tests passed out of total 528 issues; contains a lot of new and interesting features like Global Search, Competency Based Education and many more. (Read 14 interesting new features coming in Moodle 3.1).

But how these features will impact the Moodle Plugins developers especially features like Global Search. In the recently concluded Moodle Developers Meeting on 11th May 2016, Eric Merrill – Moodle system administrator for Oakland University and Maintainer of many Moodle plugins shared the presentations about the impact of Global search in Moodle core. Read More

Moodle 3.0.4, 2.9.6, 2.8.12 & 2.7.14 released #Moodle

May 9th, 2016

Moodle has released the point releases of the currently supported Moodle versions i.e. Moodle 3.0.4, 2.9.6, 2.8.12 & 2.7.14 and the new versions are available for downlaod from the Moodle download site as well as the Github page of the Moodle project.

This release is the last release of Moodle 2.8 which was released in Nov 2014 and the previous LTS version of Moodle i.e. Moodle 2.7 will be supported for security fixes for another year. Similarly, Moodle 2.9 will be supported for security issues only after this release. Read More

Moodle 3.1 Plugins Triathlon #Moodle3.1

May 5th, 2016

Moodle 3.1 QA testing now almost 75% passed!! #Moodle3.1

May 2nd, 2016

QA testing for Moodle 3.1, which began since last Tuesday is now almost 75% passed by a great effort from the Moodle Community members. The first stable version of Moodle 3.1 is scheduled to be released on 23 May 2016. Read More

Moodle 3.1 QA testing will start by this weekend #Moodle3.1

April 26th, 2016

Moodle 3.1, the next LTS version and much awaited release of Moodle LMS is under continuous integration period and the QA testing for the same will commence by this weekend.

UPDATE – Just now, Helen Foster has announced the commencement of QA testing from today onwards for a three week period as Moodle 3.1 is due for release in four weeks from now.

In a recent update, Eloy Lafuente posted about the updates on Moodle 3.1 features integration. The most important topics which I would like to highlight here are: Read More

Introducing Notifications to users on redirect – New feature coming in #Moodle3.1

April 18th, 2016

In Moodle, sometimes the notifications displayed to the user about an action just performed, is displayed through an intermediary redirect page with an optional ‘Continue’ button before the page again redirects to the destination page like after posting in forums. Read More

Top 14 awesome features coming in Moodle 3.1 #Moodle #Moodle3.1

April 15th, 2016

Moodle 3.1 which is scheduled to be released in May 2016 is packed with a lot of rich new features for teachers, students and administrators. The new features are designed to help you save time and deliver online learning more efficiently.

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