Prevent student from reattempting quiz after passing using the ReattemptChecker plugin

Another entry in the Moodle plugins database brings you the ability to prevent your students from accessing the quiz after they have passed it.

ReattemptChecker is a quiz access rule that prevents students who passed a quiz from reattempting it.

reattempt checker

How to use the ReattemptChecker plugin:

  • Install the plugin.
  • Go to to a quiz page.
  • Edit settings.
  • Scroll down to ‘Extra restrictions on attempts’ and put a value in the field labeled ‘To reattempt the quiz, require a GRADE less than’.
  • Please note that it is a GRADE and not a percentage.
  • Save settings.
  • When the student pass the quiz, the plugin will prevent any further attempts.
  • You can change the text appears to students by customizing the language in the ‘quiz_access_reattemptchecker’ language file. See language customization for more details.

You can download the ReattemptChecker quiz access rule plugin from this link: Thanks Amir Shurrab for sharing a good plugin with the Moodle community.


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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