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Convert Moodle 1.9 to 2.0

Course converter Add the Course Converter block On the site’s homepage, select Turn editing on. In the Add a Block menu, select Course Converter. The Course Converter block is available on your site. If you don’t see Course Converter in the Add a Block menu, you may need to install or show it. From Site […]

Display Courses in Categories

Manage Courses and Categories You can manage the categories and courses using the Course and category management page. You can add categories or courses, move courses to different categories, and update any information. You can also use this page to backup courses, restore courses, and update enrolled users. Add courses and categories to your site […]

Course Converter

Course converter Add the Course Converter block On the site’s homepage, select Turn editing on. In the Add a Block menu, select Course Converter. The Course Converter block is available on your site. If you don’t see Course Converter in the Add a Block menu, you may need to install or show it. From Site […]

Update Course Name

The Coursename feature is a specific filter available in the Manage courses and categories section of the Site Administration, that allows you to create a custom program overview for a course. This filter works by updating the course’s shortname field into a link or button for end-users to select for more information about the course. […]

Backup and Import Course Data

Back Up Courses Back up courses You can back up course data locally or using an Amazon S3 offsite storage. You can manually run backups or set them to run automatically. Back up course data locally Steps: Administration > Site administration > Open LMS > DB Backups DB Backup allows site administrators to download […]

Convert Content to Open LMS

If you are coming from another Learning Management System (LMS), you can use the Course Converter block to migrate your course content. Supported LMS systems Blackboard (versions 6, 7, 8, 9 and 9.1) ANGEL (versions 7.2, 7.3 and 7.4) Desire2Learn WebCT (versions 4 and 6) Overview of steps to convert content Add the Course Converter […]

Assign Roles

As an administrator you can assign a role to the site and to a course. Instructors can also assign roles to their own courses. This topic steps you through assigning user roles for a course. Add a role to a course user Steps: Course administration > Users > Enrolled users Users automatically receive the correct […]