Activities ::: mod_bigbluebuttonbn
Maintained by Fred Dixon, Jesus Federico
Integrate BigBlueButton within Moodle - including record and playback of sessions.

BigBlueButtonBN 2.3-beta

Moodle 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.5, 3.6, 3.7
Released: Monday, June 17, 2019, 11:41 PM
Updates in this release
Bug: Fix for recording ready notifications not working (CONTRIB-7740).
Bug: Fix for false positive sent to the logs (CONTRIB-7742).
Bug: Fix for recording settings showing empty when no feature can be edited (CONTRIB-7701).
Bug: Fix for notifications to be sent only to users allowed to see the activity (CONTRIB-7733).

All updates in 2.3-beta
Bug: Fix for instanceTypeProfiles array used by keys but NOT defined so (CONTRIB-7399).
Bug: Fix for hard-coded strings in recordings table based on YUI datatables (CONTRIB-7518).
Bug: Fix for Join session timeline button don't work (CONTRIB-7538).
Bug: Fix for Index page does not show actions (CONTRIB-7579).
Bug: Fix for issue with JWT library clashing in Moodle 3.7 (CONTRIB-7716).
Bug: Fix for implementation of resetting function (CONTRIB-7695).
Bug: Fix for for issue with delete instances with recycle bin disabled (CONTRIB-7660).
Bug: Fix for hard-coded string in room.js and old reference to RecordingsBN (GIT-130).
Enhancement: Playback recordings should be shown in a new tab (CONTRIB-7386).
Enhancement: Limit instance type repertoire by capabilities (CONTRIB-7400).
Enhancement: Media files in the description are now shown (CONTRIB-7440).
Enhancement: Code cleanup and refactoring (CONTRIB-7625).
New Feature: Being able to define a default presentation file for a Moodle site through settings (CONTRIB-6970).
New Feature: Users being able to see recordings of only the rooms they have access to (CONTRIB-7225).
New Feature: Add support for mobile application (CONTRIB-7227).
New Feature: Add support for muteOnStart (CONTRIB-7519).
New Feature: Add option for forcing all the sessions to be recorded (with no button) (CONTRIB-7520).
New Feature: Add support for recordings of breakout rooms (CONTRIB-7521).
New Feature: Recording list should give an option for searching recordings (CONTRIB-7522).

Version information

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Can be updated from
2.2-beta, 2.2-beta, 2.2-beta, 2.2-beta, 2.2-beta, 2.2-beta, 2.2-beta, 2.2-rc, 2.2-rc, 2.2-rc, 2.2-rc, 2.2, 2.2.1, 2.2.2, 2.2.3, 2.2.4, 2.2.5, 2.2.6 (2017101014), 2.2.7 (2017101015), 2.2.8 (2017101016), 2.2.9, 2.2.10, 2.2.11 (2017101019), 2.3-beta (2019042000), 2.2.12 (2017101020), 2.3-beta (2019042001)
Can be updated to
2.3-beta (2019042003), 2.3-rc (2019042004), 2.3 (2019042005), 2.3.1 (2019042006), 2.3.2, 2.3.3 (2019042008), 2.3.4 (2019042009), 2.4-beta (2019101003), 2.3.5 (2019042010), 2.3.6 (2019042011), 2.4-beta (2019101004), 2.4-rc (2019101005), 2.4-rc (2019101006), 2.4 (2019101007), 2.4.1 (2019101008), 2.4.2 (2019101009), 2.4.3 (2019101010), 2.4.4 (2019101011)
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Supported software
PHP 7.0, Moodle 3.2, Moodle 3.3, PHP 7.1, Moodle 3.4, PHP 7.2, Moodle 3.5, Moodle 3.6, Moodle 3.7

Version control information

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Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Activities

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