General forums

Forum Description Discussions
Installing and upgrading help

Got a problem installing, upgrading or migrating your Moodle site?

Documentation: Installing Moodle, Installation FAQ, Upgrading and Upgrading FAQ
Forum moderator: Howard Miller

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Installation FAQ and Upgrading FAQ and try a forum ...

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General help

Anything about your Moodle site that doesn't fit into another forum.

Documentation: List of FAQ
Forum moderators: Mary Cooch and Howard Miller

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the List of FAQ and try a forum search.

Remember to include in your post which version of ...

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Teaching with Moodle

Share and receive and advice on the use of Moodle in teaching.

Forum moderator: Mary Cooch

Share and receive and advice on the use of Moodle in teaching.

For technical questions about Moodle, please post in General help or in an appropriate component forum.

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Moodle research

For news and discussions about research into Moodle.

Forum moderators: Elizabeth Dalton and David Jones

When posting in this forum, please refrain from asking for datasets. Please provide references where possible.

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Usability

For discussing issues and ideas for improving usability and accessibility.

Documentation: Usability FAQ
Forum moderators: Daniel Neis Araujo and Marcus Green

This forum is for discussing usability issues and best practice.

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search ...

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Comparisons and advocacy

How Moodle relates to other systems for Internet-based learning.

Documentation: Decision FAQ

How Moodle relates to other systems for Internet-based learning.

We do not want to see other systems being bashed here - this is a place for comparisons, advocacy, reflections, experiences, and ...

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Hardware and performance

Issues related to computer hardware and Moodle's performance under load.

Documentation: Performance and Performance FAQ
Forum moderator: Howard Miller

Read this first!

This forum is for discussing issues related to computer hardware for Moodle, as well as comparing notes on Moodle's ...
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Security and privacy

How to keep your Moodle site secure and methods for increasing privacy.

Documentation: Security, Security FAQ and Increasing privacy in Moodle
Forum moderator: Marina Glancy

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Security FAQ and try a forum search.

DO NOT REPORT NEW ...

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Moodle Partners

Moodle Partners are certified service providers who can help you with your Moodle implementation and who help support Moodle development.

For community discussion about Moodle Partners.

Before starting a new discussion, please read the forum policy.

- Certified Service Providers

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Moodle Users Association

The Moodle Users Association Inc. is a not-for-profit incorporated association which helps to drive the Moodle project.

For community discussion about the Moodle Users Association.

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MoodleCloud

With MoodleCloud you can get your own Moodle site in minutes!

MoodleCloud is our own hosting platform, designed and run by Moodle HQ, the people who make Moodle. 

Got a question about MoodleCloud? See the MoodleCloud FAQ page for answers to frequently asked questions or discuss them here.

F...

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Lounge

An open forum for social chat with other Moodlers.

Forum moderator: Mary Cooch

An open forum for social chat with other Moodlers.

For questions about Moodle, please post in General help.

For social chat with other Moodlers

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Learning forums

Topic Forum Description Discussions
Activities and resources Assignment

Including plugins such as assignment submissions and assignment feedback.

Documentation: Assignment activity and Assignment FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Assignment

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Assignment FAQ and try a forum search.

Remember to include in ...

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Attendance (plugin)

Documentation: Attendance activity
Plugins directory: Attendance
Forum moderator: Dan Marsden

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Book

Documentation: Book and Book FAQ

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Book FAQ and try a forum search.

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Custom certificate (plugin)
This forum is for both the Custom certificate plugin and the old certificate plugin.

Forum moderators: Chris Collman and Mark Nelson

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

Please say whether you are using the custom certificate or the old certificate module.

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Chat

Documentation: Chat and Chat FAQ

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Chat FAQ and try a forum search.

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Choice

Documentation: Choice and Choice FAQ
Forum moderator: Dan Marsden

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Choice FAQ and try a forum search.

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Database

Including database field and preset plugins.

Documentation: Database activity and Database activity FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Database
Forum moderators: Stuart Mealor and William Lu

For discussions about the database activity module ONLY. For questions about Moodle's database, ...

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Dataform (plugin)

Documentation: Dataform module
Plugins directory: Dataform
Forum moderator: Itamar Tzadok

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Feedback

Documentation: Feedback and Feedback FAQ

For discussions about the feedback activity ONLY. For questions about feedback in other activities such as assignments or quizzes, please post in the appropriate activity forum.

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Feedback FAQ ...

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Face-to-face (plugin)

Documentation: Face-to-face module and Face-to-face FAQ
Plugins directory: Face-to-face module

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Face-to-face FAQ and try a forum search.

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Forum

Documentation: Forum and Forum FAQ
Forum moderator: Andrew Nicols

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Forum FAQ and try a forum search.

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Game (plugin)

Documentation: Game module and Game FAQ
Plugins directory: Activities: Game

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Game FAQ and try a forum search.

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Glossary

Documentation: Glossary and Glossary FAQ
Forum moderator: Jon Bolton

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Glossary FAQ and try a forum search.

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Hotpot (plugin)

Including the add-on QuizPort module.

Documentation: Hotpot module, Hotpot module FAQ and QuizPort module
Plugins directory: Activities: Hotpot and Activities: QuizPort
Forum moderator: Gordon Bateson

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Hotpot module FAQ and try a for...

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Journal (plugin)

Documentation: Journal
Plugins directory: Activities: Journal
Forum moderator: Howard Miller

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Lesson

About the lesson activity module and NOT lessons in general.

Documentation: Lesson and Lesson FAQ

For discussions about the lesson activity module. For general questions about lessons or courses in Moodle, please post in General help.

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check ...

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PoodLL (plugin)

Documentation: PoodLL recording question type
Plugins directory: Set: PoodLL
Forum moderator: Justin Hunt

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Questionnaire (plugin)

About the add-on questionnaire activity module, NOT quizzes.

Documentation: Questionnaire
Plugins directory: Activities: Questionnaire

For discussions about the questionnaire activity module, NOT quizzes. For quiz questions, please post in the Quiz forum.

Before starting a new discussion...

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Quiz

Including question types (both standard and add-on) and quiz plugins, such as question behaviours.

Documentation: Quiz, Quiz FAQ, Questions and the Quiz developer documentation
Plugins directory: Category: Quiz
Forum moderators: Tim Hunt, Marcus Green and Emma Richardson

Before starting a...

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Resource types

Documentation: Resources and Resources FAQ

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Resources FAQ and try a forum search.

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Scheduler (plugin)

Documentation: Scheduler
Plugins directory: Activities: Scheduler

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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SCORM

Documentation: SCORM and SCORM FAQ
Forum moderators: Dan Marsden and Amy Groshek

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the SCORM FAQ, particularly the information 'Asking for Help in the SCORM Forum'.

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Survey

Documentation: Survey and Survey FAQ

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Survey FAQ and try a forum search.

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Wiki

Documentation: Wiki and Wiki FAQ
Forum moderator: Jon Bolton

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Wiki FAQ and try a forum search.

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Workshop

Including workshop plugins, such as evaluation plugins.

Documentation: Workshop and Workshop FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Workshop
Forum moderator: David Mudrák

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Workshop FAQ and try a forum search.

(including workshop ...

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Other components General plugins

For all plugins in the Plugins directory which don't yet have their own forum.

Documentation: Plugins developer docs and Plugins FAQ

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Plugins FAQ and try a forum search.

For all plugins which don't have their own forum

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Authentication

Including both standard and add-on authentication plugins.

Documentation: Authentication and Authentication FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Authentication
Forum moderator: Howard Miller

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Authentication FAQ and try a forum search.

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Backup and restore

Including all aspects of backup and restore, and course reset.

Documentation: Backup and Backup and restore FAQ
Forum moderator: Emma Richardson

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Backup and restore FAQ and try a forum search.

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Badges

About using Open Badges in Moodle.

Documentation: Badges
Forum moderator: Jon Bolton

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Badges FAQ and try a forum search.

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Blocks

Including both standard and add-on blocks, and how to manage them.

Documentation: Blocks and Blocks FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Blocks
Forum moderator: Jon Bolton

Including both standard and add-on blocks, and how to manage them.

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check ...

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Competencies

About using competencies, competency frameworks and learning plans in Moodle 3.1 onwards.

Documentation: Competencies

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Competencies FAQ and try a forum search.

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Configurable reports block (plugin)

Documentation: Configurable reports
Plugins directory: Configurable reports block
Forum moderator: Juan Leyva

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Courses and course formats

Including both standard and add-on course formats.

Documentation: Course formats and Course FAQ
Forum help: Courses and course formats forum help
Plugins directory: Category: Course formats
Forum moderators: Gareth J Barnard and Richard Oelmann

If you want people to be able to give you more...

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Enrolment

Including both standard and add-on enrolment plugins.

Documentation: Enrolment and Enrolment FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Enrolment
Forum moderator: Emma Richardson

For discussing enrolment plugins.

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Enrolment FAQ and try a forum ...

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Gradebook

Including gradebook plugins.

Documentation: Grades and Grades FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Gradebook
Forum moderators: Bob Puffer and Mark McKay

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Grades FAQ and try a forum search.

When posting a discussion please include:

  • Vers...
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ILP block (plugin)

Documentation: ILP block

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Languages

For issues about language support.

Documentation: Language, Language FAQ, Translation and Translation FAQ
Forum moderators: David Mudrák and Koen Roggemans

This forum is for issues about language support, or for discussing languages for which there is not yet a separate area (see our list...

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LTI and Moodle

About Moodle as a LTI tool consumer (using the External tool) or as a LTI tool provider (using the Publish as LTI tool).

Documentation: LTI and Moodle

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the External tool FAQ and try a forum search.

(including the External tool and ...

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Mathematics tools

Including the text filters for MathML, TeX and Algebra notations.

Documentation:MathJax filter and Category:Mathematics
Plugins directory: Search results: math

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Moodle for mobile

About the official Moodle app and Moodle Desktop, plus anything else related to Moodle on mobile devices.

If your organisation needs an app with custom branding please check the Branded Moodle app.

Documentation: Moodle app, Moodle app FAQ, Moodle Desktop, Moodle app dev docs
Plugins related to ...

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Moodle networking (MNet)

Documentation: MNet and MNet FAQ
Forum moderator: David Mudrák

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the MNet FAQ and try a forum search.

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Moodle office tool integrations

Including integrations and plugins for office tool systems.

Documentation: OAuth 2 services, OAuth 2 authentication, Google Drive repository and OneDrive repository

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Repositories

Including both standard and add-on repository plugins.

Documentation: Repositories and Repositories FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Repositories

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Repositories FAQ and try a forum search.

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Roles and permissions

Documentation: Roles and Roles FAQ

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Roles FAQ and try a forum search.

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Text editors

Including both standard and add-on text editors.

Documentation: Text editor and Text editor FAQ
Plugins directory: Category: Editors

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Text editor FAQ and try a forum search.

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Themes

Including both standard and add-on themes.

Documentation: Themes, Themes FAQ and Themes developer docs
Plugins directory: Category: Themes
Moderators: Mary L Evans, Gareth J Barnard (UK) & Emma Richardson (USA)

Forum rules

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Web conferencing plugins

Before starting a new discussion topic, please try a forum search.

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Web services

Including both web services in Moodle and new web services protocols.

Documentation: Web services, Web services FAQ and Web services API developer docs
Plugins directory: Web service protocols

Before starting a new discussion topic, please check the Web services FAQ and try a forum ...

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Moodle development General developer forum

For general developer news or issues that don't fit into any of the other forums!

Documentation: Developer docs
Forum moderators: Howard Miller, Marina Glancy

Telegram Moodle Dev Chat room

Before starting a new discussion topic, please make sure there is not a more appropriate forum ...

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Google Summer of Code

For prospective Google Summer of Code students to ask any questions about project proposals.

For general guidance please see Applying to work with Moodle for GSOC.

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Future major features

For collaborating on specifications for major new features.

See also: Moodle development process and the Moodle roadmap

This forum is for collaborating on specifications for major new features. Let's aim for one discussion per feature, based on a detailed spec in the developer docs.

Note...

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Testing and QA

About our Quality Assurance (QA) testing process, plus feedback and questions on new features.

QA testing latest: We're currently involved in Moodle 3.6 QA testing. More testers are always welcome!

Documentation: QA testing guide

For discussions about our Quality Assurance (QA) testing ...

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Plugins traffic

Occasional news and blog-like posts from the Moodle plugins development airspace. Visit our Plugins directory and follow us on @moodledev and @moodleplugins.

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Analytics and reporting

Development of future analytics and reporting within Moodle including add-ons for reporting.

Documentation: Learning analytics
Forum moderator: Elizabeth Dalton

This forum is for discussing development of future analytics and reporting within Moodle, as well as for discussing plugins and ...

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Moodle community sites

For comments, feedback and announcements about any of the Moodle community sites.

Documentation: Moodle.org FAQ

This forum is for comments, feedback and suggested improvements to any of the Moodle community sites, including moodle.org, the School demo site, Moodle.net, Moodle Docs and the...

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Integration, exposed

Weekly updates on what Moodle developers are doing.

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Closed discussions
Discussions can get moved here if they are highly off-topic or had become clearly unproductive. This forum is read-only.
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