Rich Media Activity plugin updated for Moodle 2.7 and 2.8

Rich media activity plugin is updated for Moodle 2.7 and 2.8 and is now supported for all Moodle versions from 2.0 onwards.

Rich Media activity plugin is a popular activity which provides a complete tool to create Rich Media activities onto Moodle. A rich media is a video content synchronized with your courseware (slides, pictures, tables, etc.).

With this module, two versions of a rich media player are given: a full-featured flash version and a simplified html5 version. Another tool is also provided to ease the synchronization of your courseware with the main video.

Rich Media

To create a rich media activity in your Moodle course, you have to:

  1. Upload your video in mp4, flv or ogv format,
  2. Upload your slides
  3. upload or create the synchronization file in .xml format

You can download the latest version of the Rich Media activity plugin from this link:

The pluginĀ  is very popular and downloaded more than 17k times and is currently being maintained by Adrien Jamot

There is also a nice how to use guid which can be downloaded from this link in English and this link in French.

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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