Open Badge Factory displayer block

Blocks ::: block_obf_displayer
Maintained by Jouni Suorsa, Heidi Wikman
Display user's OpenBadges on a block. Supports Open Badge Factory, Open Badge Passport and Mozilla Backpack.

Open Badge Factory displayer block 0.7.1

Moodle 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7
Released: Friday, August 30, 2019, 8:49 PM

OBF Displayer Moodle plugin

This plugin displays user's Open Badges in a Moodle block.

Supported services

For developers

See the project README

How to install, and set up the block on profile pages

Moodle 2.5 and up:

  1. Install the zip via Moodle's plugin page. Select "block" as the type of the plugin.
  2. Update the database using the notifications page
  3. Navigate to "Site home" on your Moodle site
  4. Turn editing on
  5. Add a block called "Open Badge Factory"
  6. Configure the block (from the gear icon on the block), and set page context to "Display throughout the entire site"
  7. Go to you profile page
  8. Configure the block again, and now set the "Display on page types" option to "Only user profile pages" (Optionally position it where you want it, by setting the default region)

(Steps 6-8 are required to ensure the block is visible in every users profile page)

Totara 11.0 and greater

Totara Learn does not include an add-on installer, all additional plugins must be installed manually by server administrators.

  1. Download plugin from
  2. Unzip the file into the Totara installation directory.
  3. By using a site administrator account, go to Site administration → Notifications and upgrade Totara database

Follow Moodle instructions 3-8

Version information

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Supported software
Moodle 3.0, Moodle 3.1, Moodle 3.2, Moodle 3.3, Moodle 3.4, Moodle 3.5, Moodle 3.6, Moodle 3.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.0
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.1
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.2
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.3
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.4
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.5
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.6
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.7

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Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Blocks

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the block folder.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myblock") in the "blocks" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to complete the installation
  5. Turn editing on in any home or course page.
  6. Add the block to the page
  7. Visit the config link in the block for more options.