Simple Clock

Blocks ::: block_simple_clock
Maintained by My mugMichael de Raadt
A simple JavaScript clock that highlights the time difference between a student and the Moodle server

Simple Clock Version for Moodle 1.9

Moodle 1.9
Released: Friday, August 19, 2011, 2:27 PM
To install:
1. Copy the unanswered_discussions folder to the blocks folder.
2. Visit the Notifications page (Site Administration -> Notifications)
3. Check that the SERVER* timezone is set correctly in php/php.ini (restart
server after changes)
4. Check that the LOCAL* timezone is set correctly in Site Administration ->
Location -> Location Settings

The block can then be added from the Blocks list when Editing is turned on.

*If the instance is hosted on a server in a different timezone, the SERVER
timezone should be timezone of the physical server and the LOCAL timezone should
be the timezone where the Moodle instance is used.

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
Version for Moodle 1.9
Can be updated to
Version for Moodle 2.x, Version for Moodle 2.x
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 1.9
  • Latest release for Moodle 1.9

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
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 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.