MathType filter by WIRIS

Filters ::: filter_wiris
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Type and handwrite mathematical notation in Moodle with MathType.

MathType filter by WIRIS 7.24.0

Moodle 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7, 3.8, 3.9, 3.10
Released: Thursday, September 3, 2020, 11:09 PM

MathType filter by WIRIS

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MathType filter allows Moodle to render MathML using MathType image service. This plugin is part of set WIRIS math & science.

In order to use MathType and ChemType for editing you need to combine MathType filter with MathType for Atto and/or MathType for TinyMCE.

MathType image service can be used for free up to a certain level of uses per natural year. Please read license conditions and prices at MathType store.

Install instructions

To install it using git, type this command in the root of your Moodle install:

    $ git clone filter/wiris

Then add /filter/wiris to the .gitignore file.

Alternatively, download the zip from it into the filter folder, and then rename the new folder to "wiris".

Privacy policy

The MathType Privacy Policy covers the data processing operations for the MathType users. It is an addendum of the company’s general Privacy Policy and the general Privacy Policy still applies to MathType users.


MathType filter is Licensed under the GNU General Public, License Version 3.

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Moodle 2.7, PHP 5.6, Moodle 2.8, Moodle 2.9, Moodle 3.0, PHP 7.0, Moodle 3.1, Moodle 3.2, Moodle 3.3, PHP 7.1, Moodle 3.4, PHP 7.2, Moodle 3.5, Moodle 3.6, Moodle 3.7, PHP 7.3, PHP 7.4, Moodle 3.8, Moodle 3.9, Moodle 3.10

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Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Filters

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the filter plugin.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myfilter") in the "filter" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to finish the installation