Favourite plugins

List of plugins that have been marked as favourite by the Moodle community members.
Name Plugin type Short description Lead maintainer Favourited
User Suspension Admin tools The Sebsoft User Suspension Plugin offers you the possibility to automate the process of suspending users and/or removing user accounts (using moodle's default methods to delete users). Sebsoft Plugins 23
Horizontal rule Atto Horizontal Rule for Atto Damyon Wiese 23
ClassicPay Enrolment The Sebsoft ClassicPay enrolment Plugin offers you the possibility to set up paid courses. It uses the PayNL payment gateway to provide payments supporting a wide variety of payment methods. Sebsoft Plugins 23
MathType for TinyMCE by WIRIS TinyMCE Type and handwrite mathematical notation in Moodle with MathType. WIRIS team SUPPORT 23
Download Certificates Blocks This block displays all the previously issued certificates without having to go into each course to view them. You will also be able to download the certificates directly from the block report. It will also work for courses that needs to be archived but still want students to be able to download the certificate. You will need to make sure you change the course visibility 'Enrolled users only' and hide all other resources except the certificates. New Feature: All previously issued certificates can be downloaded as Zipped file. Contributed by Neeraj KP (kpneeraj). Manieer Chhettri 23
Training Sessions Reports Aggregates time use stats given by the use_stats block for elaborating high level training reports in Profesional Development environments Valery Fremaux 23
Dropout Detective™ General plugins (Local) Dropout Detective™ identifies students that are most at risk of dropping out of or failing courses. Kim Munzo 23
Chemistry editor Atto Edit chemistry equations in Moodle 2.7, or later, using the mhchem extension to the MathJax or TeX filter. Useful for full and ionic equations, isotopes, equilibrium reactions, thermochemistry and reaction kinetics. Includes a periodic table of element symbols. Geoffrey Rowland 23
Myddleware - Your open source data integration tool General plugins (Local) Myddleware for Moodle enables you to transfer your data easily and safely from your Moodle application to other applications such as your e-commerce, CRM or messaging tools. By doing so, it ensures a durable quality of your data, which is a prerequisite for productivity and efficiency. Connected applications : SalesForce, SugarCRM, SuiteCRM, Sage CRM, SAP CRM, Sage Live, Hubspot, Zuora, Magento, Prestashop, Mailchimp, Dolist, MySQL, Microsoft SQL, FTP... Stéphane Faure 23
OU multiple response Question types The main difference from the standard Moodle multiple choice question type is in the way that grading works. When creating the question, the teacher just indicates which choices are correct. If there are n correct choices, then the student scores 1/n for each correct choice, and loses 1/n for each incorrect choice. Tim Hunt 23
Data privacy Admin tools Provides the workflow for users to submit subject access requests and for site administrators and privacy officers to process these requests. Moodle HQ 23
Navigation buttons Other Add customisable navigation buttons (next/prev/etc.) to the bottom of each activity page (Moodle 1.9/2.0+) Davo Smith 22
Poodll Repository Repositories The Poodll repository allows you to record audio or video directly, to draw pictures or take webcam "snaps." Justin Hunt 22
File drag & drop Atto An Atto plugin which adds drag and drop support for files which aren't images. Paul Nicholls 22
SMS Notifier Blocks A one way SMS messaging block. 3i Logic LMS 22
Annotate Blocks Collaborative course material review and annotation in Moodle. Textensor Team 22
Simple Themes Simple design, follows the best practice of responsive web design. Web ICT ZHAW 22
Course description label Activities The course description plugin is a resource which displays the course name and the course description on the course page (at the location where it is placed). It is a small but handy tool. Flotter Totte 22
Course Menu block Blocks The Course Menu block for Moodle provides navigation between course sections (topics/weeks) Alex Contis 22
Crisp Themes Crisp is designed to provide a more specialized and clean website, it's based on the Crisp Bootstrap Theme. DualCube Team 22
Unique Login Authentication This authentication plug-in prevents that each one Moodle user has more than one active session simultaneously. António Vilela 22
Course completion overview Reports The course completion overview report is a simple reporting tool based on the existing course completion report. This plugin allows the Moodle Admin and system level Managers to view course completion tracking information from a centralised location rather than having to access each course individually. Jim H 22
Drag and drop markers Question types The student can drag markers to indicate key features on an image. Tim Hunt 22
MRBS Blocks Based on the stand-alone MRBS project ( http://mrbs.sourceforge.net ), this allows users to book rooms and other resources from within Moodle. Davo Smith 22
Exabis Competencies - Competence grids Blocks This module can be used to work with digital competence grids within Moodle spanning over courses. This concept allows for - teachers to create digital competence grids in Moodle - teachers to work collaboratively, sharing tasks and materials in the pedagogical framework of a competence grid - individualization by assigning specific tasks to all or certain students - working with a weekly schedule using a drag&drop interface - using the free app DAKORA for both teachers and students to provide materials and upload solutions to Moodle - creating extensive competence profiles of students related to their level and achievements - comprehensive reporting of students’ achievements, competence levels and soft skills andreas riepl 22
Turnitin's Moodle Direct v2 Activities Turnitin's Moodle Direct v2 integration activity module is a standalone Moodle module with the aim of representing the full suite of Turnitin's features within the standard Moodle workflow. The module is an upgrade on the previous Turnitin plugin and is developed and maintained by Turnitin. John McGettrick 21
Quiz fault-tolerant mode Quiz access rules This plugin is designed to allow, as far as possible, a student to continue working on a deferred-feedback quiz attempt even if the network connection goes down. Tim Hunt 21
OU blog Activities Alternative blog. Can be used as a course activity. sam marshall 21
Group Members Activities This plugin adds a resource module. Teachers can use it to communicate groups and group co-members to participants. Learnweb – University of Münster 21
Moodle flavours General plugins (Local) Tool to package (into downloadable files) and deploy sets of Moodle plugins, settings, language packs and language customizations David Monllaó 21
Repository File Manager Blocks This block contains a Moodle 2+ re-write of the Moodle 1.x file manager. Tim Williams 21
Associated input User profile fields An associated profile field, associates its value with a core optional profile field. Shamim Rezaie 21
Edit roles by capability Admin tools A Moodle admin tool to edit the permissions for one capability in all roles on one screen. Tim Hunt 21
Forum Graph Reports The Forum Graph Report analyse interactions in a single Forum activity and create a force-directed graph using the D3.js Javascript library. Andy Chan 21
Download Certificates (NOW ARCHIVED - SEE NOTES) Blocks NOW ARCHIVED - PLEASE SEE NOTES. This block displays all the previously issued certificates without having to go into each course to view them. You will also be able to download the certificates directly without having to go into the course themselves. It will also work for courses that needs to be archived but still want students to be able to download the certificate. Manieer Chhettri 21
Gift with medias format Question formats Question import format similar to Gift and uses the same syntax, but instead of a text file it imports a zip file containing the gift text file and media files (images, sounds, ...); Jean-Michel Védrine 21
Reader Activities The Reader module for Moodle 2.x tracks the students' reading achievements. Gordon Bateson 21
Facebook comments Blocks Add Facebook like and comment box to your moodle. Ankit Agarwal 21
GeoGebra submissions Assignment submissions Adds the ability to directly edit and submit a GeoGebra applet in an Assignment. Teacher can view or download the applet directly in Moodle. International GeoGebra Institute 21
Blackboard Collaborate Activities Moodle integration plugin for Blackboard Collaborate with Ultra experience. Use of this plugin requires a Blackboard Collaborate license. Blackboard Open LMS Development 21
Page format Other the "page format" is a very flexible course format allowing building a hierarchical course with nested pages organisation and a totally floxeible way of compositing the course with blocs and activities placed anywhere in the three-or-less-columns layout. Additionnally it proposes a new richer way to integrate activities in course, with "alternate views" that changes the historical [ "icon" + Link ] display. Some standard activities will have some alternate available views, and we still receive suggestions about how could some activites have an "enriched" display in the course pages. The page format is now maintained by ActiveProLearn (France) Valery Fremaux 21
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) 21
Button Maker PoodLL Widget / Generico The button maker widget is a Bootstrap button maker. It allows the user to select a button style from those supported by Bootstrap, and to specify a link and button caption for the button Justin Hunt 21
Video chat Blocks The Video chat block allows users in the same course to have video chat using WebRTC. It supports openandtalk.com and other video chat service. kien Vu 20
Collapsible regions Filters Easy way to create collapsible regions within descriptions and text for Moodle. Jan Eberhardt 20
Global Message General plugins (Local) Enables a Moodle administrator to create automatic pop-up messages mohamed alsharaf 20
Autoenrol Parents Authentication Auto assign parents, mentors or managers a role to users based on a custom profile field. Virgil Ashruf 20
Multi Course Grader report Grade reports Site Wide grader reports on one page with the ability to filter by course category / course. No editing functionality. Barry Oosthuizen 20
Handlebar Themes Theme_Handlebar is a child theme of Moodle's new core theme Boost. It is built on Bootstrap4 and Mustache templates. It adds a set of admin theme settings, such as presets and colours and also several custom block regions, including popup modal regions which do not appear on the main content of a page (and are only available for course pages). Richard Oelmann 20
Question Practice Activities A teacher sets up a bank of questions organised into categories. Then the student can then choose what categories they want to practice when. Marcus Green 20