Favourite plugins

List of plugins that have been marked as favourite by the Moodle community members.
Name Plugin type Short description Lead maintainer Favourited
Badge Enrolment Enrolment With this enrolment plugin users can only enrol into a course when they have one or more required site badges. Matthias Berlin (Schwabe) 23
Visitor Counter Blocks It displays a visitor counter in a block. David Herney Bernal 9
Menutopic format Course formats Course format that allows you to display the topics/sections in a menu. David Herney Bernal 20
Onetopic format Course formats Format to course that allows showing each topic in a tab, keeping the current tab between calls to resources, in such a way that when it returns from a module as the blog or the glossary it returns to tab from where you started. This format is based on the Moodle standard format: “Topics”. It accepts edition by AJAX. David Herney Bernal 104
GuardianKEY Authentication GuardianKey is a service to protect systems in real-time against authentication attacks. Through an advanced Machine Learning approach, it can detect and block malicious accesses to the system, notify the legitimate user and the system administrator about such access attempts. Gesiel Bernardes 1
javaunittest Question types Hallo Moodle Users. We have developed a new question-type called javaunittest and want to share it with the community. The plugin is a new version of the sojunit questtion type developed by Süreç Özcan for Moodle 1.8 (https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=102690). Gergely Bertalan 5
Password Expiration Check Authentication Password Expire Authentication plugin David Bezemer 4
My Grades report Reports A Moodle Report that shows all user grades in all courses David Bezemer 19
Formal white Themes Formal White is a fluid-width, three-column theme built upon both Base and Canvas, two parent themes included in the Moodle core. This theme was coded and is maintained by MediaTouch 2000. Andrea Bicciolo 7
Smart Certificate Search Admin tools Smart Certificate Search plugin allows administrator to search any student's certification record via username, name and certificate code. Administrator can delete any student's certification record. suman bogati 1
Smart Certificate Activities Smart Certificate module is used to generate PDF certificates for student in a course which can not be changed after first download of certificate and user can share their certificate on his/her linkedin profile. suman bogati 2
Eduhub Themes Eduhub theme is fantastic theme for educational purpose. It has clean layout and awesome features on setting page. suman bogati 71
OpenSocial gadgets module Activities This is a plugin to add OpenSocial gadgets to the Moodle. OpenSocial gadgets are rendered via Apache Shindig (version 2.0) in an iGoogle similar fashion. Evgeny Bogdanov 1
Simple map Blocks This block provides a Google map search for places you uploaded via a csv file. For example you can upload a list of libraries of your country and then, the user can find the closest library for the given address of the user. David Bogner 3
Simple Navigation Block Blocks This block provides a navigation as it is often used on standard websites. David Bogner 6
Lernstar Themes Full responsive theme (for desktop, tablet, smartphone) in different custom colors. David Bogner 7
Bookings overview Blocks This block provides an overview of all bookings made with the booking module. Depending on the rights in the different booking module instances the user can see his/her bookings only or bookings made by others sorting them by course or user. David Bogner 7
OpenDesktop Activities This combines Ulteo Open Virtual Desktop with BigBlueButton and is perfect for live online cooperation in real time. David Bogner 8
Datalynx Activities This Moodle plugin is a powerful data management tool that allows you to create digital workflows for data management. David Bogner 8
Newsletter Activities This is a newsletter module for moodle. First stable release. It provides the basic features of common newsletter tools. Using it with moodle VERP bounce processing is recommended. But we will add an additional bounce processing feature that will be easier to configure. David Bogner 26
Campus Themes Campus theme allows you to customize the look and feel of your moodle site as much as possible. It provides an elegant way for designing the header. It is fully responsive and optimised for MNET authentication and provides all common features of modern moodle themes such as slideshow, custom category design, social icons,... David Bogner 71
Booking Activities The module is perfect for managing participants and subscription of online and offline courses and events. David Bogner 82
squared Themes The theme is generally based on squares. If you like squares, that is definately your first choice, if you do not like squares, you might consider it as well, because it looks really good ;-). David Bogner 98
Halboo Themes This theme was created from the Decaf theme by Lei Zhang. So it has the features of this theme : AwesomeBar with administrative links and navigation, fluid theme 3 columns, ... Added new area for blocks, bootstrap, new styles, ... Alain Bolli 3
Bitbucket Repositories This is a Bitbucket repository plugin for Moodle. It allows downloading and using public files from a public repository Robert Boloc 1
User-IP Mapping quiz access rule Quiz access rules This plugin allow us to restrict a user to attempt the quiz only from a pre-allocated location(e.g IP address). IIT Bombay 1
Auto activate quiz attempt button access rule Quiz access rules The “Activate Attempt” plugin makes the “Attempt quiz now” button auto-appear at quiz open timing without requiring to refresh the page. IIT Bombay 5
Compile discussions Blocks This block will list all the forums and advanced forums in a course, in two drop-down menus. Selection of a forum from the menu will display all discussions in that forum, in nested layout, on a single page. This can be convenient for printing. Steve Bond 3
MCQ breakdown Quiz reports Provides a tabular breakdown of results for quizzes containing MCQs. Steve Bond 22
Adaptive for external grading Question behaviour question behaviour for questions that are automatically graded by a grading back-end, especially stores the grader feedback for display. Used for qtype_proforma. Karin Borm 1
ProFormA format Question formats converts ProFormA tasks into proforma programming quiz questions. This question format is needed by the question type ProFormA. Karin Borm 1
ProFormA Programming Task Question types Quiz question type for automatically graded programming questions. Java questions using JUnit can be created directly in Moodle. Other questions need to be imported as ProFormA tasks (https://github.com/ProFormA/proformaxml). Plugin requires the qbehaviour_adaptiveexternalgrading plugin and a back-end that conforms to the ProFormA request/response format version 2.0. Karin Borm 2
Birthday Blocks Shows birthdays Anthony Borrow 2
Differentiator General plugins (Local) A tool to efficiently formulate and save learning goals based on the Differentiator by Ian Byrd. Learning goals are persisted for every user in your Moodle installation. Luca Bösch 5
Quiz archive report Quiz reports Moodle quiz report plugin to achieve archiving your test, by printing out all attempts at once. Luca Bösch 18
Solution sheet Assignment feedbacks Allows teachers to upload files with solutions to their assignment, which can be released to students manually or at a scheduled time. Henning Bostelmann 20
Scheduler Activities An appointment scheduler for planning face-to-face meetings between teachers and students. Teachers can set up time slots, and students can choose one of these on Moodle. Henning Bostelmann 92
User Information Block Blocks This block intends to give the user a few shortcuts in order to navigate quickly through every Moodle site. Besides it advices the user about unread messages and information about the last access to the LMS. It's already translated into spanish, english, portuguese and chinese. Federico Botti 5
Links Blocks This block is allows a site administrator to display links to users based on specific user profile fields Stephen Bourget 14
Pcast Activities Activity module to create podcasts in Moodle Stephen Bourget 34
Mahara Local General plugins (Local) Extra Mahara MNet Functions. Required for the Mahara Assignment Submission and Mahara Assignment Feedback plugins (for Moodle 2.5 and earlier) Tony Box 4
Custom Course Menu Blocks A block to display enrolled courses in a highly configurable manner for both students and teachers. Tony Box 25
Manager Interactive Activities of iAssign Blocks This plugin is a block allowing access an area to the teachers' cooperation for manager interactive activities of iAssign. Leônidas Brandão 1
iAssign Filter Filters This plugin is a filter to incorporate any iLM (interactive Learning Modules) activities in any Moodle text. Leônidas Brandão 1
Insert interactive activity (iAssign) by TinyMCE editor TinyMCE This plugin is a plugin for TinyMCE editor for insert any iLM (interactive Learning Modules) activities in any Moodle text. Leônidas Brandão 2
iAssign Activities iAssign (Interactive Assignment) package aims to enhance activities in Moodle, allowing the incorporation of "Interactive Learning Modules" (iLM) to Moodle. iAssign also provides: an area to teachers cooperate (Block); a filter to incorporate any iLM in any Moodle text (Filter); and a TinyMCE editor button (TinyMCE Plugin). Attention: in order to proper work, iAssign needs its associated packages - block, filter, and editor (please, get all of them). Leônidas Brandão 3
BOARD Themes BOARD is a beautiful one column theme for Moodle 3.0.X to brings a unified solution for access in desktop or mobile. This theme also features: (1) redesign of all the icons for resources and activities, (2) single pulldown menu in a mobile style and (3) customisation of logo and color. Rodrigo Brandão 1
Board Course formats "Board" (Grids and Blocks) is a course format in grid for Moodle 2.8 or later with full flexibility between sections and columns. You can choose quantity and width of columns and quantity of sections in each column. Rodrigo Brandão 53
Buttons Course formats Buttons is a course format that creates a menu with buttons to access the sections, one by one. Please favourite ♥! Rodrigo Brandão 156
slate Themes This is a bootswatch theme for the Bootstrap3 theme Bas Brands 4