Login / User info

Blocks ::: block_login_userinfo
Maintained by Eiz Eddin Al Katrib
Moodle block which provides all functionality of block_login and displays additional information (username, avatar, logout button) as soon as the user is logged in
Latest release:
77 sites
13 fans
Current versions available: 8

The block_login_userinfo plugin has two views: As long as the user is logged out, it displays a login form just as block_login does. As soon as the user is logged in, block_login dispears. In contrast to this, block_login_userinfo displays pleasant information about the logged in user like his/her username, his/her avatar. Additionally, it displays a logout button where the user expects it to be: exactly at the position where the login button was previously.

Furthermore, for teachers and admins, block_login_userinfo shows exactly the same information as the login info section which is normally found in the top right corner of your moodle page - especially information about role changes and about failed user logins.

See README file for details


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Eiz Eddin Al Katrib (Lead maintainer): Developer
Alexander Bias: Original author
Ulm University: Original maintainer
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  • Sun, May 29, 2016, 4:59 AM
    I would love to continue. Kindly let me know
  • Fri, Oct 14, 2016, 1:31 AM
    I would love to adopt it and i m using it too. Kindly let me know
  • Wed, Oct 19, 2016, 9:13 PM
    Quick status update from me concerning the plugin adoption programme:

    * I am still happy to hand over the plugin to another developer, but I realized that the adopting developer should be reasonably experienced to continue the work.
    * Chintan wanted to come back to me with more information in May but I haven't heard from him since then.
    * Vikram, I don't see any proof of experience from you here on moodle.org. Please send me a private message with more details if you are still interested.
    * I have another request from another developer, but have to discuss some more details with him.

  • Fri, Nov 18, 2016, 6:25 PM
    Dear users of this plugin,

    following the plugin adoption programme, this plugin was transferred to Eiz Eddin A.. The process will soon be complete.
    Thanks to Eiz for adopting this plugin!

  • Mon, Nov 21, 2016, 4:42 PM

    Thanks Alex for all your work on this plugin, and thanks Eiz for you offer to help with further maintenance!

  • Wed, Nov 30, 2016, 1:18 PM
    Hi there. I am a new user so if I am missing something obvious, please excuse me. I installed the block, no issue with the installation. Problem is, it does not appear under the 'ADD A BLOCK' block. Running Moodle 3.0

  • Wed, Nov 30, 2016, 5:47 PM
    Hi Henry,
    You need to go to the home page (Site home) and add it from there.
  • Wed, Nov 30, 2016, 6:33 PM
    Thanks EizEddin A, that worked!
  • Mon, Nov 16, 2020, 6:47 PM
    Change device and check Login / User info which they mention. Ever you can choose these things because checking https://pakrocket.com/jazz-location-based-packages/ is good, But not all the places we change it, So you have to check them and bring changes in the profile.
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