General plugins (Local): Moodle welcome

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Sends a welcome message to new users, sends a notification to a moderator of the new user creation

Moodle welcome 1.0 (Build: 20122802500)

Release notes

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.

Moodle 2.1, 2.2, 2.3

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
1.0 (Build: 20122802500)
Can be updated to
1.0 (Build: 2013101100) (2014101300), 1.0 (Build: 2013101100) (2014101300)
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 2.1, PHP 5.3, PHP 5.2, PHP 5.1, PHP 5.4, Moodle 2.2, 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.