Favourite plugins

List of plugins that have been marked as favourite by the Moodle community members.
Name Plugin type Short description Lead maintainer Favourited
Deferred feedback (all or nothing) Question behaviour This is a question behaviour for Moodle Quiz that forces all questions to be graded all or nothing using deferred feedback mode. It will work with a variety of question types that normally produce credit for partially correct responses Daniel Thies 10
Adaptive mode (all or nothing) Question behaviour This is a question behaviour for Moodle Quiz that forces all questions to be graded all or nothing using adaptive mode. It will work with a variety of question types that normally produce credit for partially correct responses i.e. cloze, matching, OU drag and drop types etc. Daniel Thies 9
Mathslate for TinyMCE TinyMCE Mathslate adds a drag and drop mathematics editor to TinyMCE using MathJax as a renderer. Daniel Thies 9
Cross XML format Question formats This input format plugin is a handy utility that converts questions from one question type to another. Daniel Thies 4
oohoo - Tab display Activities The tab display module allows you to setup your information in a tabbed format. This helps to clean up your course by combining several resources into Tabs. Patrick Thibaudeau 21
OWLL oohoo Web-based Language Lab (formerly MoodLL) Activities This is a new version (v3) of what used to be MoodLL. Basically, this replaces the traditional cassette tape language lab. There is a module for students to record themselves and teachers to review and grade the work. This version also includes a class monitor. So, if a teacher uses it inside the classroom, he/she can monitor student progress the same way they used the traditional language lab by listening to live streams of the students, responding live to students, giving a thumbs up and so on. Patrick Thibaudeau 20
oohoo - Text to Speech Blocks OOHOO Text to Speech is a Moodle block that reads outloud the content of a resource Patrick Thibaudeau 13
oohoo - Pop up Dictionary - Block Blocks OOHOO Pop-up Dictionary is a Moodle package that gives the students the possibility to double click on any word within a Moodle HTML resource and retrieve its definition from an online dictionary chosen by the teacher. Note that the plugin is separated into two downloads: filter and block. Patrick Thibaudeau 6
oohoo - Popup Dictionary - Filter Filters This filter is required for the oohoo Pop-up Dictionary block. OOHOO Pop-up Dictionary is a Moodle package that gives the students the possibility to double click on any word within a Moodle HTML resource and retrieve its definition from an online dictionary chosen by the teacher. Patrick Thibaudeau 4
Enhanced Paragraph styles Atto This is essential Paragraph styles with an added element for tabs. This is required when using the Glendon course format to identify tabs Patrick Thibaudeau 2
Bulk meta course link Enrolment An improved version of enrol_meta plugin which allows you to add multiple courses in a single enrol instance. Mihir Thakkar 12
LiveUsers - Local Plugin General plugins (Local) LiveUsers is a local plugin for the Moodle Platform that monitors the exact number of online users per course in realtime, even if they spend hours watching a single video, for example, without ever refreshing a single page. BlackBean Technologies Ltd. 5
LiveUsers - Block Plugin Blocks LiveUsers is a block plugin for the Moodle Platform that displays the exact number of online users per course in realtime, even if they spend hours watching a single video, for example, without ever refreshing a single page. BlackBean Technologies Ltd. 4
Vimeo Activities The BlackBean Vimeo (https://github.com/blackbean/moodle-mod_vimeo) is an activity plugin for Moodle LMS Platform. It makes possible to use Vimeo videos as regular activities inside a course. This plug-in was developed because many of our corporate clients were facing the same problem: They wanted that their students could only answer a specific quiz after they watch at least a certain fraction of the video. To accomplish that, we developed this Moodle activity plug-in that integrates with the Vimeo API (you may use the video's URL or just its ID) and uses its statistics in order to define the activity completion conditions. BlackBean Technologies Ltd. 1
Pedagogic Achievements Blocks This plugin automatically awards pedagogic achievements to each user as they reach milestones along their way. Example : "10th login" medal. This plugin was developed by Andil as a part of their e-learning R&D program. Andil Technologies de l'information et de la formation 9
Tagged Course Search Blocks This block - based on Moodle 3.5 course overview - allows users to search courses by tag. Andil Technologies de l'information et de la formation 8
Annotate Blocks Collaborative course material review and annotation in Moodle. Textensor Team 22
GroupDocs.Annotation .NET Experimental This block lets you embed, view and annotate over 50 common document and image types right on your Moodle website. Marketplace Team 9
GroupDocs Document Viewer | Cloud API Version Blocks This block integrates the cloud version of the GroupDocs HTML5 document viewer into your Moodle project. It allows you to display PDF and Office documents on any page within your Moodle websites. Marketplace Team 4
GroupDocs Assembly Blocks This block lets you easily design and embed online forms into your Moodle website and then automatically incorporate data entered by users through the online forms into contracts, invoices, sales quotes, applications and any other documents, either in Word or PDF format. Marketplace Team 3
Compare Word Documents Online - GroupDocs Blocks This block lets you embed and compare two Word documents (as well as documents in other common business formats) right on web-pages on your Moodle website. Marketplace Team 2
GroupDocs Signature Blocks GroupDocs Signature plugin for Moodle lets you embed documents into your website and invite your clients, colleagues and partners to sign them electronically, directly from their browsers. Marketplace Team 2
GroupDocs Viewer Java Other This block integrates the GroupDocs.Viewer for Java library into Moodle CMS. It allows you to display PDF, Microsoft Office and other types of documents right on Moodle web-pages. Marketplace Team 2
GroupDocs Annotation Blocks The Moodle GroupDocs Annotation extension lets you embed documents complete with GroupDocs Annotation into Moodle sites. GroupDocs Annotation is an online application for annotating and commenting on documents. With this powerful tool, teachers and students can share and collaborate on documents in real time - annotate, comment and draw - to improve communication and learning, and speed up review. Connect to students quickly and let groups work together effectively. Marketplace Team 1
GroupDocs.Viewer for .NET Other This block is powered by the GroupDocs document viewer .NET library and allows you to seamlessly embed and display documents of more than 45 formats right on your Moodle website. Marketplace Team 1
Edwiser Site Monitor Blocks Edwiser Site Monitor lets you stay on top, tracking everything that matters to your Moodle, all at one place. Edwiser Team 21
Edwiser Course Formats Course formats Let your students focus on what matters - learning, with the all-new and intuitive Edwiser Course Formats plugin! Choose from unique course formats like Card and List. Edwiser Team 16
Roshnilite Themes Roshni Lite Moodle Theme is a 100% responsive, feature heavy beautiful Moodle theme. It is compatible with the latest Moodle 3.8.1. It provides customizable sections on the front page which the user may customize through a backend setting panel, can add/update/delete content. DualCube Team 79
Drag-and-Drop Matching Question types Question type similar to the matching question type but with a drag and drop interface for the students during attempt. DualCube Team 64
Quiz Analytics Grade reports This plugin provides users with the most important part of an exam/quiz, i.e, analytics. Every attempt each user make on a quiz is scrutinised and relevant data are portrayed via visually appealing graphs. DualCube Team 47
Stripe Payment with SCA and Coupon Enrolment Now avail the much-awaited coupon functionality while enrolling students in Moodle courses using Stripe payment gateway for paid courses with Strong customer authentication (SCA). This plugin will help the admins and webmasters to offer their students a percent-off or amount-off discount for the paid courses. This plugin helps admins and webmasters use Stripe as the payment gateway. DualCube Team 36
Authorize.net Enrolment Enrolment in Moodle using Authorize.net payment gateway for paid courses This plugin helps admins and webmasters use Authorize.net as the payment gateway. Authorze.net is one of the most commonly used payment gateways and offers considerable number of features unsupported by other payment gateways like Paypal. This plugin has all the settings for development as well as for production usage. Its easy to install, set up and effective. DualCube Team 27
My enrolled courses Blocks My Enrolled Courses block enables users to show or hide the courses they are enrolled in. The block contains links to the courses enrolled, the visibility of which can be changed from the settings panel, as per requirement. You can hide the ones you are done with and change their visibility again, if need be. One click on a course link will redirect to that particular course page. DualCube Team 27
Rocket Themes Rocket is a professional high customisable theme for those who wish their Moodle site to look less moodley. It is a fixed width theme with multiple block locations. DualCube Team 26
Crisp Themes Crisp is designed to provide a more specialized and clean website, it's based on the Crisp Bootstrap Theme. DualCube Team 22
Bitcoin Enrolment Enrolment in Moodle using Bitcoin payment gateway for paid courses This plugin helps admins and webmasters use Bitcoin as the payment gateway. Bitcoin is one of the popular payment gateways and offers considerable number of features unsupported by other payment gateways like Paypal. This plugin has all the settings for development as well as for production usage. Its easy to install, set up and effective. DualCube Team 16
Course publish Blocks This plugin publishes a course link to a particular Facebook page. DualCube Team 12
Virtual Keyboard TinyMCE Virtual keyboard is a TinyMCE editor add-on. DualCube Team 9
Crot Pro Plagiarism Checker Plagiarism Crotpro is a connector to FREE plagiarism detection service. -At the moment search is being performed on English Wikipedia only. As studies show about 10% of plagiarisd papers coming from Wikipedia. Crot Software is planning to extend the search scope in the nearest future. -There is a limitation of 10 free checkups per month. Refer to the README file for more details on the service. Please note that service is on the BETA testing stage. Crotsoftware Team 3
Group Management Activities This activity is heavily based on the " Group choice" activity module, and behaves roughly like it. Making a choice enrols you in a group, changing your choice unenrols you from the precedent group and enrols you in the new one, and so on. This activity allows students to enrol themselves in a group within a course. The teacher can choose from which groups the students can chose, and the maximum nummber of students allowed in each group. The students can view the members of each group before making a choice, and (if the teacher allows it) change their selected group until the deadline. They can alswo create their own public or private group protected with a key. Other student can contact the group creator for asking the registration Key. Each group creator can add informations about his group a description, a video or an image. A map with the group's members location will also be display in a group Detail page. Martin Tazlari 13
Twitter feeder Blocks This plugin catch your twitter feed and display into the block Nitin Tatte 3
Track the user location Blocks This plugin track the user current location Nitin Tatte 1
Mindmap Activities This is the original Mindmap module for moodle formerly found on ekpenso.com. Tõnis Tartes 33
Forum Aggregator Blocks Customized forum block, which allows teacher to select from which forums are latest posts shown on a course page. Tõnis Tartes 10
Group quiz Quiz reports Add Group notion to Quiz. Only one member of a group can do the quiz and the grade is then dispatched to all the group's members Camille Tardy 6
QuestionTeX format Question formats QuestionTeX is a collection of LaTeX macros that enable authors to create multiple-choice tests. Leopold Talirz 6
Monitoring of learning plans Reports The main goal of this plugin is to facilitate the work of learning plan managers. It provides an overview of user learning plan, without leaving the page to get information related to this learning plan(such as rating in courses,user evidence,). It also offers statistics by learning plans and competencies. For learning plan templates with a very large number of learning plans (generated from cohorts), this plugin is the best solution, with its advanced filter, it allows you to filter the learning plans by several criterias. Issam Taboubi 102
Cohort synchronization Admin tools This plugin allows the synchronization of cohorts and members in cohorts from the command line. There are 2 scripts CLI to do the synchronization: cohortsync.php, cohortmembersync.php Issam Taboubi 3
Daily usage Reports Shows online users and daily usage that most affects performance on a graph. Also gives information about recently updated courses. Szilard Szabo 13
jQuery General plugins (Local) Adds the jQuery library for (safe) use in a block, theme, or plugin. John Syrinek 4