New Plugin – Recent Files Block – easily access your recent files

Another new plugin added to the Moodle plugins database is the Recent files Block which allows you to see recently uploaded or modified files and folders from all your courses you are enrolled in and pin them for easier access with this block.

Acc. to the plugin description:

The recent files block provides a moodle block which shows a configurable number of the most recently uploaded or modified files and folders in the courses the user is enrolled in with a startdate somewhere within 7 months from the current date, thereby filtering possibly stale courses. It also provides an option for the user to pin files and folders for later reference.


You can download the recent files block from The plugin is developed by Ömer Ilhan and is available for Moodle 2.8 and 2.9

Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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