Quickmail

Blocks ::: block_quickmail
Maintained by Buddy Ethridge, Robert Russo
A block that provides selective, bulk emailing within courses. Developed by LSU.

Quickmail v2.5.0

Moodle 3.7, 3.8, 3.9
Released: Tuesday, April 27, 2021, 9:16 PM

v2.5.0

  • COMPLETELY new version with upgrade path
  • Upgrades from v1 to v2+
  • New UI with option to use old UI
  • Complete rewrite with v2+
  • Automated event based emails.
  • Notification based automated emails.
  • Automated mail merging with user / course keywords.

v1.4.0

  • Added two DB fields for status of message (whether it sent or not) and the ids of those it failed to send to
  • Added alternative name fields for moodle 2.6 compatibility issues, and changed get_context_instance methods to context::instance_by_id

v1.3.2

  • adds German translation contributed by jlackner

v1.3.1

  • adds form element setType statements missed in the previous release

v1.3.0

  • updates for 2.4 and 2.5 Moodle API changes
  • Swedish translation
  • Hebrew translation
  • configurable FERPA settings
  • Securing email attachments
  • Fixup local css for fixed width themes

v1.2.9

  • Fixes attachment path on Windows servers #49

v1.2.8

  • Upgrade from 1.9 a70a5d (meyersh)
  • Russian translation 7a5ccc (Sergey Zolotykhin)
  • Backing up and restoring of quickmail hostory #39
  • Safe email log restoration: #45
  • Fixes broken delete link for admins 4166c8
  • Improved attachment filearea #40
  • Type needs to be included in pagination 3333e6
  • Fix upgrade failure point #41 (mackensen)
  • Use correct user time in history and drafts #42

v1.2.7

  • Removed dprecated code #35 (mackensen)
  • Install fields were causing problems on install #34 (mackensen)
  • Javascript was blocking Cancel #33
  • Block now uses icons correctly 213ed0
  • Uses the correct zip in attachments 200fb2

v1.2.6

v1.2.5

  • Receive copy default setting #31
  • Empty Signature defaults #30
  • Increase Subject line 45a80cf

v1.2.4

v1.2.3

  • Install script differed from upgrade script

v1.2.2

  • Emergency Fix for alternate emails #25
  • Embed image permission too strong for thick app clients #26
  • Delete signatures, optional signature content #27

v1.2.1

  • Added French translation (Luiggi Sansonetti)

v1.2.0

  • Fixed student permissions #19
  • Horizontal scrollbars for email table #17
  • Ability to configure alternate email address #16
  • Embed images and other content in email and signature #21
  • Option to prepend shortname or idnumber in email subject #22

v1.1.2

  • Fixed problematic anonymous function between PHP versions #7, #8 (eSrem and Icheb)
  • Abiding by Moodle config directory permission #9 (abias)

v1.1.0 and v1.1.1

v1.0.1

  • Styles and decoration (rrusso)

v1.0.0

  • Initial release

Version information

Version build number
2021030200
Version release name
v2.5.0
Maturity
Stable version
MD5 Sum
a884e0d99430589152ec09c21fc7f1c1
Supported software
Moodle 3.7, Moodle 3.8, Moodle 3.9
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.8
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.9

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
GIT
VCS repository URL

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 http://yoursite.com/admin 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.