Atto ::: atto_templates4u
Maintained by Mark Sharp
This is an atto plugin for Moodle which allows the administrator to define a set of predefined templates which a teacher can insert into their course pages.

Templates4U 3.8.3

Moodle 3.7, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10, 3.11
Released: Monday, June 7, 2021, 5:21 PM


Version 2020062501

  • Fix linting

Version 2020062500

Version 2020030400

  • Plugin renamed: atto_templates4u (See README.md for information)

Version 2020020700

  • Added option to restrict template functionality to selected roles. Thanks to Adrian Perez for suggesting the feature and working on code.
  • Fixed incorrect setting name. Thanks to Adrian Perez for spotting my mistake.

Version 2020013000

  • Fixed bug stripping id tags from templates.
  • Added a setting to let Moodle clean the template HTML or output the raw template with no checks.

Version 2017103000

  • Added support for Font-Awesome icon mapping.

Version information

Version build number
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Can be updated from
3.8.1 (2020030400)
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 3.7, Moodle 3.8, Moodle 3.9, Moodle 3.10, Moodle 3.11
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.8
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.9
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.10
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.11

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
VCS repository URL
VCS tag

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Atto

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myeditorplugin") in the "lib/editor/atto/plugins" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to finish installation of the plugin.

To make the newly installed plugin available, you need to edit the Atto toolbar configuration so that the new plugin appears in the toolbar.

  1. Go to your Site administration ►Plugins ► Text editors ► Atto HTML editor ► Atto toolbar settings
  2. Add the new plugin to the desired position in the toolbar.