#Moodle 3.1.1, 3.0.5, 2.9.7, 2.7.15 available now

July 12th, 2016

#Moodle HQ has released the point releases for its currently stable releases in the form of 3.1.1, 3.0.5, 2.9.7 & 2.7.15. You can download the updated from the usual download channel – https://download.moodle.org or git repository. This is the first point release for Moodle 3.1 branch. Read More

Essential theme updated for Moodle 2.9 & 3.0 with fixed bugs #MoodleThemes @GJBarnard

March 1st, 2016

Essential theme has been updated to a new version for Moodle 2.9 & 3.0 with new features and fixed bugs.

In a recent post on Moodle Themes forum, Gareth J Barnard posted about the release of the new version and the changes in the theme. The new feature of particular note is the addition of the new ‘Style guide’ settings page. It is an adapted copy of the Bootstrap V2.3.2 documentation that shows the Bootstrap framework in use with the additional Moodle and Essential styles. Read More

General thoughts on upgrading your Moodle Site #Moodle

December 6th, 2015

Moodle site administrators are responsible for keeping it upgraded to the latest Moodle version and managing the Moodle site like the site backup, plugins update etc.

They adopt a lot of different strategies to keep your site updated, however there are some advantages and disadvantages for most of the them. Read More

Secure your Moodle site during upgrade using Upgrade Key #Moodle3.0

November 30th, 2015

Another new feature added to the most popular open source LMS i.e. Moodle in the latest version is to keep your site upgrades secure using the Upgrade Key. Upgrade key is a new mechanism to protect your Moodle site during Moodle core update and/or a plugin installation/update. Read More

Moodle 3.0 available for download!! #Moodle #MoodleWorld #Moodle3.0

November 16th, 2015

Moodle 3.0 the latest stable version with cutting edge features and lot of improvements is released today and can be downloaded from the regular download page https://download.moodle.org/ or GitHub.

Moodle 3.0 has completed the QA test with 100% pass rate out of a total of 514 test issues. To know about the new features in new release of Moodle, check out the new features page here. Read More

Moodle Mobile 2.5 released with course search and self-enrolment support #MoodleMobile

November 6th, 2015

The official Moodle mobile has been updated to a new version 2.5 with course search and self-enrolment support.

In a recent announcement on Moodle forums, Juan Leyva; the developer of the official Mobile app, has posted about the release of the new version. Read More

Install new tables into database of Moodle site by using UpgradeDB plugin

October 12th, 2015

UprgadeDB plugin is basically meant for developers to help them in designing new plugins  and this plugin allows the developers to install new tables into Moodle DB using xmldb files completely under developer control.

You can choose which install.xml table want to install in place to install all tables and upgrade tables whenever you want. At present you can’t delete the tables which contains any data in it and in future you can add new columns and empty tables using this plugin Read More

Reality check – the strengths and weaknesses of a fresh install of Moodle

August 30th, 2015

Have you also encountered the situation when your Moodle site is upgraded from a previous version and contains a lot of redundant users and courses which are clogging up the system, if so then this forum thread is of many helps to you. Started by Greg Bird the forum thread discuss about the positives and negatives of going with a clean install on upgrading the site. Read More

Moodle.org site upgraded to Moodle2.9rc1

May 6th, 2015

Moodle.org the community website of the most popular LMS is upgraded to the latest Moodle version 2.9rc1 on 06 May 2015.

Moodle 2.9 is scheduled to be release on Next Monday as per this announcement by Marina Glancy,  alongwith Moodle 2.8.6, 2.7.8 and 2.6.11 Read More

My Grades Block upgraded for Moodle 2.7 and 2.8

April 17th, 2015

My Grades block which provides a display of all enrolled courses, overall grades and links to grade reports from the My Home page is now upgraded for Moodle 2.7 and Moodle 2.8 version. Read More