Moodle welcome

General plugins (Local) ::: local_welcome
Maintained by Bas Brands
Sends a welcome message to new users, sends a notification to a moderator of the new user creation

Moodle welcome 1.0 (Build: 20122091900)

Moodle 2.1, 2.2, 2.3
Released: Thursday, October 18, 2012, 4:39 PM
@package local
@subpackage welcome
@copyright 2012 Bas Brands
@copyright 2012 Bright Alley Knowledge and learning
@author Bas Brands
@license GNU GPL v3 or later

Version 2012101800:
- Updated language files to enable AMOS translation

This plugin sends users a welcome message after logging in
and notify a moderator a new user has been added
it has a settings page that allow you to configure the messages send.

-- Installation --

Just place the welcome directory inside your Moodle's local directory. Install the plugin and browse to:
Site Administration->Plugins->Local plugins->Moodle welcome

Configure the settings page

This plugin will work for all types of authentication plugins, including manual.

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
1.0 (Build: 20122091900)
Can be updated to
1.0 (Build: 2013101100) (2014101300), 1.0 (Build: 2013101100) (2014101300)
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 2.1, Moodle 2.2, Moodle 2.3
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.1
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.2
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.3

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type General plugins (Local)

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder in the "local" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to finish the installation.