#MoodleTip Theme Customization for beginners by Gareth J Barnard #iMoot15

October 9th, 2015

In another video session recording from iMoot 2015 (#imoot15), Gareth J Barnard has shared his experience about customizing the Moodle theme. The presentation is very helpful for all the beginners who wants to know the basic elements of the Moodle theme and where to get started. Read More

#MoodleTip – How to Limit concurrent logins from same user on your Moodle Site

October 8th, 2015

Many times Moodle Site administrators are concerned about multiple logins from same user on their Moodle site. By default Moodle doesn’t prohibit multiple logins from same user account. If a user is concerned about this, they can view their Browser sessions page which provides information about current browser sessions with the associated IP address. Read More

Moodle 2.9 new features

April 10th, 2015

Moodle 2.9 the upcoming version of the most popular open source LMS which is in the code freeze state now and waiting for the QA tsting to commence from 13 April onwards, contains a lots of new features, fixed bugs and improvements in the existing functionality. Read More

Let student’s choose booking session, assignment topic using Entry Choice feature of dataform module

April 5th, 2015

Dataform module which is a major enhancement of the standard Database activity module and is meant to offer all the functionality offered by the Database module and much more in a more flexible way.

In a recent post on Moodle forums, the module maintainer Itamar Tzadok posted one great feature “Entry Choice” of the dataform module, i.e. let the students choose any of the preferred assignment from a given set or register a session for an event etc..     With the entry choice feature the teacher can allow students to choose and take ownership on predefined entries. Read More

‘This webpage has a redirect loop’ or ‘The page isn’t redirecting properly’ with fresh installation

March 9th, 2015

Today while testing out a fresh installation of Moodle 2.7 I came across the error ‘This webpage has a redirect loop’ due to which I was not able to enter the Moodle site as admin and can’t change anything even after clearing the browser cache and changing the browser also. Read More

Attempt quiz even if the network is down using Quiz fault-tolerant mode Plugin

March 9th, 2015

Quiz fault-tolerant mode Plugin is an experimental plugin maintained by Tim Hunt which is designed to allow a student to continue working on a deferred-feedback quiz attempt even if the network connection goes down. Read More