The crowdfunding campaign for the Essential theme was a huge success with almost 250% more funding than anticipated. Based on the awesome support by the supporters, Gareth has developed the necessary changes to make the Essential theme compatible with Moodle 3.2
The crowdfunding campaign was supported by 17 supporters and helped fund the development costs for the Essential theme compatible with Moodle 3.2 & Moodle 3.3 The total fund of $1,065 was raised against the anticipated fund of $437.
Gareth has released the first Beta version of the essential theme for testing purpose with Moodle 3.2 The new version for Moodle 3.2 is not yet ready for production servers, so try it only for testing purposes. The new version has few new features like Desktop logo width & Mobile Logo Width and inclusion of ‘Switch role to’ on the user menu.
You can download the Beta version of Essential theme for Moodle 3.2 through this link and test it out on your testing server. In case you observe any issues/bugs; you can share them with Gareth in this forum thread.
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