Export your site settings easily using the Admin Presets plugin #MoodlePlugins

August 26th, 2016

If you are a site administrators who has to manage multiple Moodle sites like Development, Production or other instances with almost similar settings, then you might have observed a lot of pain in configuring the same settings again and again. Read More

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

Entity Relationship Diagram for Moodle 3.0 released #Moodle3.0 #ERD

January 27th, 2016

Entity relationship diagram (ERD) is released for the latest Moodle 3.0 by Marcus Green. The ERD for Moodle 3.0 is based on “reverse engineering” the code from a fresh install of Moodle 3.0

The diagram was generated by using the reverse engineering feature of the MySQL Workbench tool using a file containing the SQL code used to install Moodle. The SQL statements were extracted from the install.xml files from each Moodle module. This was converted from XML to SQL using a utility which can be downloaded through this link. Read More

Make badge templates to simplify badge creation in all courses using Badge Pool plugin #Moodle

December 12th, 2015

Few days ago we have posted about increasing student interaction by extending badge plugins. Today we will review about one of the plugin – Badge Pool.

Badge Pool is a plugin which allows you to create badge templates which can be used to simplify creating badges in all courses of your moodle system. These templates can be organized in categories and exported to a XML file to share them with others. Read More

Increase student interaction by extending badge plugins #MoodleBadges

December 1st, 2015

Awarding badges in your Moodle course is a great way to increase the student interaction and motivating them. In the last few days 3 plugins related to badges are released in the Moodle plugin directory which allows you in extending the management and reporting of badges. 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

New Plugin – Embed the ChemCollective Virtual Lab problems using VlabEmbed

July 24th, 2015

Another plugin added to the Moodle plugins database this week is very beneficial for the chemistry teachers. It helps in embedding Chemcollective virtual lab problems using the Vlab Java applet.

It embeds any assigments (both local and global). This filter will replace links to a Vlab file (.xml) in [vlab]…[/vlab] block with a java applet that plays that ChemCollective Virtual Lab inline. Read More