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moodle/lib/requirejs/moodle-config.js causing issues
Picture of Abdul Ghaffar Abdul Ghaffar
3 Mon, Nov 11, 2019, 10:14 PM
Migrating LDAP settings from 3.0 to 3.7
Picture of Johannes Hass Johannes Hass
1 Tue, Nov 12, 2019, 6:07 AM
I can't progress through the installation screens
Picture of Paul Winters Paul Winters
13 Wed, Nov 7, 2018, 7:43 AM
Update version 3.6 to 3.7
Picture of Amadeu Mendes Amadeu Mendes
5 Mon, Nov 11, 2019, 6:26 AM
Error reading from database
Picture of Calvin Bu Calvin Bu
4 Thu, Nov 7, 2019, 3:28 AM
migration help
Picture of Anitha Moodle Anitha Moodle
10 Wed, Nov 6, 2019, 3:30 AM
Installation problem in 3.7.2+
Picture of Petar Anastasov Petar Anastasov
19 Fri, Nov 1, 2019, 2:10 AM
Regarding Forgot Password
Picture of Prakash Ghumbre Prakash Ghumbre
1 Fri, Nov 8, 2019, 9:10 PM
When entering the participant details, A popup message is displayed.
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2 Thu, Nov 7, 2019, 3:21 PM
webcron doesn't working
Picture of 김형수 교수학습지원실 김형수 교수학습지원실
9 Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 10:26 AM
moodle 3.7 installation problem
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3 Sun, Nov 3, 2019, 6:01 PM
Course overview doesn't working when see the next page
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2 Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 1:23 PM
Looking for recommendations for exporting relevant settings from QA
Picture of Kristoffer Schill Kristoffer Schill
6 Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 9:06 PM
Quiz Extra Restrictions on Attempts Missing some Options
Picture of Jeffrey Gibson Jeffrey Gibson
2 Tue, Nov 5, 2019, 1:03 AM
Images do not display after migration
Picture of Clint Fisher Clint Fisher
8 Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 5:56 AM
Setting Up TinCan API with Moodle LMS and Learning Locker LRS in Window
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1 Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 6:58 PM
can i add new field into sql user table without issue ?
Picture of pierre REMY pierre REMY
1 Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 4:23 PM
SMTP connect error with Gmail after upgrade to 3.7
Picture of Emma Richardson Emma Richardson
25 Sun, Sep 1, 2019, 8:18 PM
ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS (Already tried every single tip on the Internet)
Picture of Miguel Mora Hernández Miguel Mora Hernández
30 Fri, Nov 1, 2019, 8:54 PM
Opening course gives "Error reading from database" after 2.7 > 3.5 upgrade
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5 Fri, Jan 11, 2019, 4:00 AM
Add a new user throws Coding error detected after upgrade
Picture of Boyan Balev Boyan Balev
0 Fri, Nov 1, 2019, 10:44 PM
Moodle 3.7 Mail Send issue
Picture of Emma Richardson Emma Richardson
21 Thu, Jul 25, 2019, 8:33 PM
Support about upgrade database moodle
Picture of Huy Võ Tài Huy Võ Tài
1 Thu, Oct 31, 2019, 12:20 PM
Install.php times out
Picture of Bruce St Clair Bruce St Clair
4 Mon, Oct 28, 2019, 10:49 PM
Moodle could not communicate with your mail server
Picture of Fran Johnson Fran Johnson
9 Sat, Sep 7, 2019, 1:43 AM
Password reset page error
Picture of Carlos Correia Carlos Correia
8 Tue, Oct 22, 2019, 7:30 PM
localhost refused to connect
Picture of Abu Ali Abu Ali
4 Thu, Oct 24, 2019, 7:14 PM
my moodle session folder contain more sessions than my user number, is it normal ?
Picture of pierre REMY pierre REMY
1 Mon, Oct 28, 2019, 4:38 PM
Best hosting company for Moodle
Picture of Aleksandar Delcevski Aleksandar Delcevski
9 Thu, Oct 17, 2019, 10:06 PM
uploading speed is very very slow
Picture of Abu Ali Abu Ali
3 Sun, Oct 27, 2019, 7:44 PM
Importing 2.9 DB backup to 3.5 moodle version
Picture of Joel Mendoza Puche Joel Mendoza Puche
12 Fri, Oct 25, 2019, 6:39 AM
Best approach - migrating courses and configurations
Picture of Jerry Lau Jerry Lau
4 Fri, Oct 25, 2019, 5:55 AM
Changing Moodle site address: Too many redirects
Picture of Andrey Kladiti Andrey Kladiti
3 Thu, Oct 24, 2019, 1:20 PM
(dmlreadexception) only with unread Messages v3.6.6
Picture of Kristoffer Schill Kristoffer Schill
2 Tue, Oct 22, 2019, 8:23 PM
Problem upgrading to 3.7 from 3.1
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7 Thu, Oct 17, 2019, 12:45 AM
Give write access to server to install plugin
Picture of Carrol Moller Carrol Moller
6 Wed, Oct 23, 2019, 3:53 PM
Installing Solr for Global Search in Moodle
Picture of David Broomfield David Broomfield
72 Thu, Jun 9, 2016, 8:38 PM
Annotate PDF No longer loads after upgrade to 3.7
Picture of Doug Stevens Doug Stevens
21 Tue, Aug 20, 2019, 12:59 AM
Get Cron Job working
Picture of Stefan Hackel Stefan Hackel
9 Tue, Oct 22, 2019, 6:15 PM
ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS
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1 Tue, Oct 22, 2019, 5:27 PM
cron not working on fresh installation (Moodle 3.7)
Picture of Stefan Schoch Stefan Schoch
9 Sat, Oct 19, 2019, 5:03 PM
upgrade from 3.1 to 3.6
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17 Wed, Apr 3, 2019, 8:02 PM
"MySQL server has gone away" only on messages, when unread messages are there
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1 Mon, Oct 21, 2019, 11:03 PM
Problem with Installing Moodle on Webserver
Picture of Stefan Hackel Stefan Hackel
4 Wed, Oct 16, 2019, 11:52 PM
Win Server 2016, IIS, PHP7 & Mairadb
Picture of Ravi Chandran Ravi Chandran
4 Thu, Oct 17, 2019, 6:11 PM
Problem with Upgrad
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2 Sat, Oct 19, 2019, 12:12 AM
Moodle can not load javascript after installing via Softaculous
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3 Wed, Oct 16, 2019, 9:50 PM
Out of memory when opcache enabled - Win Server 2019, IIS, PHP7 & Mairadb
Picture of Chris Douglas Chris Douglas
4 Fri, Oct 18, 2019, 9:43 PM
Moodle 3.7 for Windows will not start
Picture of Stephanie Worden Stephanie Worden
2 Wed, Oct 16, 2019, 3:52 AM
"Engine solr is not installed"/"Error reading from database" After upgrading to Moodle 3.7
Picture of Shanon Kotey Shanon Kotey
3 Tue, Oct 15, 2019, 11:19 AM
Moodle slow on AWS
Picture of Raimundo Farrapo Raimundo Farrapo
1 Thu, Oct 17, 2019, 8:57 PM
Moodle 3.7, utf8 vs utf8mb4, and other conundrums
Picture of Elizabeth Harden Elizabeth Harden
20 Mon, Oct 14, 2019, 5:46 AM
Moodle not loading properly after installation
Picture of André Carvalho André Carvalho
1 Wed, Oct 16, 2019, 10:36 AM
Installation Help - Error column d.adsrc does not exist
Picture of Sahara Sena Sahara Sena
2 Sun, Oct 13, 2019, 11:07 PM
Config table does not contain version error
Picture of Mehdi ZOUAOUI Mehdi ZOUAOUI
11 Mon, Oct 14, 2019, 4:44 AM
Moodle blank screen
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7 Mon, Oct 14, 2019, 6:19 PM
Installing Moodle 3.7 on iPage
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8 Sat, Oct 5, 2019, 3:17 AM
Installing Moodle 3.7 on iPage
Picture of Liam Tedders Liam Tedders
5 Sun, Aug 11, 2019, 7:44 PM
Install 3.7 Guide - not what I am seeing - Debian 10
Picture of Chris Swaffield Chris Swaffield
14 Tue, Oct 8, 2019, 3:20 AM
Office 365 - Could not check reply URL
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5 Fri, Mar 22, 2019, 7:22 PM
Should I use Moodle in my situation?
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6 Sat, Sep 21, 2019, 7:03 AM
adding new users error to 2.6.2 version
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1 Thu, Oct 10, 2019, 10:34 PM
Moodle & MacOS Catalina 10.15
Picture of Germán Valero Germán Valero
2 Wed, Oct 9, 2019, 1:58 AM
Error after upgrading from 3.6 to 3.7
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3 Sat, Oct 5, 2019, 7:37 AM
Change the admin/system e-mail
Picture of Stéphane BERR Stéphane BERR
2 Fri, Oct 4, 2019, 12:36 AM
Upgrade from 3.3.2 to 3.7.2, getting Uncaught TypeError: $.LoadingOverlay is not a function
Picture of Abdul Ghaffar Abdul Ghaffar
3 Wed, Oct 9, 2019, 8:18 PM
moodle url change
Picture of Anitha Moodle Anitha Moodle
2 Wed, Oct 9, 2019, 3:54 PM
direct link to latest stable version of moodle
Picture of Marc Sci Marc Sci
2 Tue, Oct 8, 2019, 7:59 PM
upgrade from 3.1.3 to 3.7 via 3.2.9 plus MariaDB upgrade
Picture of Marian Matus Marian Matus
30 Sat, Oct 5, 2019, 12:31 PM
Importing discussions from old version
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10 Mon, Oct 7, 2019, 1:41 AM
Registering Moodle site never possible
Picture of Richard van Iwaarden Richard van Iwaarden
0 Mon, Oct 7, 2019, 11:50 PM
storedfilecannotread
Picture of Liam Tedders Liam Tedders
1 Sun, Oct 6, 2019, 9:46 PM
Unable to update to 3.7.2+ from 3.7.1 due to local changes?
Picture of Raymond Frangie Raymond Frangie
2 Mon, Oct 7, 2019, 3:04 PM
Unable to generate kid and privatekey
Picture of Sagar Anvekar Sagar Anvekar
8 Fri, Oct 4, 2019, 11:13 PM
Change the admin signature
Picture of Stéphane BERR Stéphane BERR
5 Wed, Oct 2, 2019, 10:06 PM
Setting up Solr 7.7.X for Moodle 3.7.1
Picture of Stephen Bourget Stephen Bourget
4 Thu, Sep 5, 2019, 7:40 AM
Http_header_authentication with Adobe Connect 10.5
Picture of Frank W Aldridge Frank W Aldridge
0 Wed, Oct 2, 2019, 9:24 AM
unoconv and libreoffice - how to avoid using in Moodle 3+
Picture of Dom London Dom London
37 Fri, Sep 27, 2019, 5:47 AM
.pdf not opening in moodle3.7.2+
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6 Fri, Sep 27, 2019, 3:00 PM
Recovering a Historic Course
Picture of Patrick Rynhart Patrick Rynhart
9 Tue, Oct 1, 2019, 4:53 AM
Do I need to run the upgrade script on the same version
Picture of Avi Neer Avi Neer
1 Mon, Sep 30, 2019, 9:29 PM
upgrading from moodle 3.0 (am I making this plan too complicated?)
Picture of Billy Zwiener Billy Zwiener
2 Mon, Sep 30, 2019, 6:09 AM
What is my Moodle URL
Picture of Konstantina Solou Konstantina Solou
3 Sat, Sep 28, 2019, 12:31 AM
vpl- c programming compiler
Picture of Veera Venkata Durga Jagadeesh Veera Venkata Durga Jagadeesh
2 Tue, Jan 29, 2019, 10:53 PM
can we leave scorms open?
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7 Wed, Sep 25, 2019, 7:32 PM
Moodle App
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0 Fri, Sep 27, 2019, 1:44 PM
can a scorm remain open within a course that has a password for other contents and resources?
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3 Wed, Sep 25, 2019, 9:23 PM
Unable to do fresh install on 3.7.2+ with load balancer & URL rewriting (with solution)
Picture of Todd N Todd N
1 Wed, Sep 25, 2019, 11:16 PM
Moodle Database Problem
Picture of Ar Pu Ar Pu
1 Wed, Sep 25, 2019, 7:12 PM
Putting Moodle data on nas storage
Picture of Ahmed Ibrahim Ahmed Ibrahim
4 Mon, Nov 19, 2018, 1:01 AM
Exception - Class 'core\output\mustache_engine' not found
Picture of Will Taylor Will Taylor
1 Tue, Sep 24, 2019, 6:52 AM
Unable to access Moodle
Picture of Deborah Linkous Deborah Linkous
1 Tue, Sep 24, 2019, 3:38 PM
Data manipulation: How to define $dataobject
Picture of Avinash Kumar Shudhanshu Avinash Kumar Shudhanshu
0 Tue, Sep 24, 2019, 3:31 PM
Fatal error: $CFG->dataroot is not configured properly, directory does not exist or is not accessible! Exiting.
Picture of Pasi Hakkarainen Pasi Hakkarainen
7 Wed, Sep 11, 2019, 2:24 PM
Empty config file
Picture of Avinash Kumar Shudhanshu Avinash Kumar Shudhanshu
0 Tue, Sep 24, 2019, 2:06 PM
Changed domain name
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4 Thu, Sep 19, 2019, 6:15 PM
Missing data after migration
Picture of Christian Maymann Christian Maymann
1 Mon, Sep 23, 2019, 3:31 AM
Stuck in Plug in Check Update Loop - Higher version already installed
Picture of Marie Waterhouse Marie Waterhouse
16 Wed, Apr 17, 2019, 4:58 PM
Error creating the Admin account during installation 3.7.2+
Picture of Silvia Ginares Silvia Ginares
5 Fri, Sep 20, 2019, 9:53 PM
Moodle 3.7
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3 Fri, Sep 20, 2019, 6:49 AM