Japanese Calendar

Calendars ::: calendartype_japanese
Maintained by Adrian Greeve
Japanese calendar that uses the Emperor's reign as the year. example (平成25年09月10日)

Japanese Calendar Go

Moodle 2.9, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6
Released: Friday, May 11, 2018, 3:54 PM

Japanese calendar plug-in using the Emperor's reign as the year.


1. Download the zip file.


Run the following command in the calendar/type directory in your Moodle installation:
git clone git@github.com:abgreeve/moodle-calendartype_japanese.git

2. You may need to rename the directory 'moodle-calendartype_japanese' to 'japanese'.

3. As the administrator login to your Moodle instance and you should (eventually) be greeted with an upgrade screen.

4. Go to [Adminstration > Site administration > Plugins > Calendar types > Japanese calendar type] to change settings between
a Gregorian year format and an Emperor year format.

To gain full benefit from this plug-in your language should be set to Japanese.


[X] Make the plugin GDPR compliant. 11th May 2018.
[ ] Write these instructions in Japanese so that the targeted audience knows what to do.
[ ] Update the requires version to the 2.6.1 version number.

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 2.9, Moodle 3.1, Moodle 3.2, Moodle 3.3, Moodle 3.4, Moodle 3.5, Moodle 3.6
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.9
  • 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

Version control information

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