Themes ::: theme_adaptable
Maintained by Jez H, Manoj Solanki, Gareth J BarnardGareth J Barnard
Adaptable is a highly customisable responsive two column theme designed for use on both large University installations as well as small training companies.

Adaptable 1.2.2

Moodle 2.9, 3.0, 3.1
Released: Tuesday, May 10, 2016, 3:44 AM

Changes in version 1.2.2 (2016050900)

  • Fix #449 'People' item in 'This course' menu is not displayed in local language
  • Fix #446 Failed to control 'Course Full Name' / 'Course Short Name' setting for the breadcrumb
  • Fix #445 Header height has a 'hidden' limit
  • Fix #444 Neither site title nor course title in the header
  • Fix #441 Multi-lang content not displayed in the marketing blocks
  • Fix #440 Preferences menu item enable by default
  • Fix #432 Update Font Awesome to 4.6
  • Fix #429 Teacher Style front Page Tiles

Changes in version 1.2.1 (2016031800)

  • Fix #409 Bug rendering sub menus on mobile
  • Fix #416 Bug rendering My Courses with cohort option selected
  • Fix #411 Multiple tools menus added to menu
  • Fix #406 User Preference setting doesn't apply
  • Fix #414 Correct URL for My Feedback Report
  • Fix #415 Analytics not rendering script tag properly
  • Fix #413 Add setting for messages "badge" in header
  • Fix #407 Fix time calculation on navbar cache ttl
  • Fix #404 Alerts not displaying if set to display to logged in users
  • Fix #398 Second infobox has not full screen
  • Fix #278 Navbar sticky at the top
  • Fix #394 Set Enable Home redirect=0 to On by default
  • Fix #397 Replace with
  • Fix #395 Set site title to truncate and add width setting making consistent with course title

Changes in version 1.2.0 (2016030700)

  • Fix #393 Fix HTML Validation errors on closing menu div
  • Fix #392 Remove unwanted tag from top menus
  • Fix #389 Coursebox non closed tag breaks HTML validation
  • Fix #390 Header menu font-size increment is too rough
  • Fix #375 Prevent Frontpage Block Regions appearing in block settings sitewide
  • Fix #354 Grader Report: Icons in webkit overlapping.
  • Fix #381 Prevent slider being wrapped in <a tag where no slider URL is given
  • Fix #384 Add settings page for course layout
  • Fix #184 Topic title header width changes when editing On
  • Fix #383 Correct display of section headings in courses
  • Fix #382 Improve support for onetopic course format
  • Fix #281 Correct width of forum display dropdown select
  • Fix #287 Remove duplicate check on logo
  • Fix #376 Multiple changes to improve site titles and header settings.
  • Fix #377 Add options for display of cohort enrolments in list of my courses
  • Fix #375 Prevent Frontpage Block Regions appearing in block settings sitewide
  • Fix #373 Help link target not being applied
  • Fix #340 Correct / improve block style settings
  • Fix #372 Improve styling of saved comments in marking guide
  • Fix #367 Change logout icon to fa-sign-out making consistent with core Moodle.
  • Fix #298 Use larger profile image on front page to improve view of forum posts.
  • Fix #368 Adding class for frontpage blocks which can bow be targeted independently of the side blocks
  • Fix #366 Missed region-frnt-market-a string when editing an HTML block
  • Fix #365 Add dropdown to Font Weight
  • Fix #343 Link hover colour in blocks
  • Fix #358 Set enable custom block region on front page to off by default

Changes in version 1.1.3 (2016022601)

  • Fix #60 Add support for Social Wall courese format
  • Fix #363 Add padding setting for main navigation items
  • Fix #362 Add caching for main navigation bar
  • Fix #355 Add link to font awesome icon list in social settings
  • Fix #315 Resolve bugs on theme select

Changes in version 1.1.2 (2016022502)

  • Fix #345 One full width marketing block not displayed
  • Fix #360 Remove es language files
  • Fix #361 Make My Course list settings more generic
  • Fix #353 Add feature for custom sorting of My Courses
  • Fix #349 End slash in the social icon url error
  • Fix #348 Remove default facebook social icon
  • Fix #353 Add feature for custom sorting of My Courses
  • Fix #352 Move hidden courses into sub menu
  • Fix #273 PHP errors after install
  • Fix #334 Include Font Awesome in the theme
  • Fix #336 Remove Global Font Size from settings
  • Fix #268 Quiz settings spill out of the main region
  • Fix #247 Mail settings spill on blocks
  • Fix #331 Remove lecacy contact details style
  • Fix #327 Fix show / hide front page marketing blocks

Changes in version 1.1.1 (2016020400)

NOTE: After upgrading go to the "Header Navbar" settings and save to update the "enablemysites" field with new values

  • Fix #304 Improve css and add setting to control length of text displayed in my courses dropdown
  • Fix #326 Title using double line overlap text
  • Fix #313 Delete Block Button Color Incorrect
  • Fix #317 Wrong ul in flexslider
  • Fix #280 Partial fix removing some title attributes from navigation and improving alignment of navbar dropdown menus
  • Fix #249 Increaes messages dropdown size to avoid spill, corrected issue with left align and improved spacing
  • Fix #320 Remove notifications from messages, this needs to be put back as an option in admin settings
  • Fix #318 Catch notices from renderer caused by undefined variables
  • Fix #316 Increase font size range for Top Menu & Navigation bar
  • Fix #184 Topic title header width changes when editing On
  • Fix #285 Slideshow is not working in RTL sites
  • Fix #311 Undefined variable: /theme/adaptable/renderers.php on line 747
  • Fix #277 There are 2 marketing blocks settings separated from the sub-section
  • Fix #304 Reduce length of course titles in my course dropdown list to avoid spill
  • Fix #309 Add option to show hidden courses with icons in my course dropdown list
  • Fix #308 Fix styling issue in gapselect question type
  • Fix #305 Correct question text layout in lesson module
  • Fix #306 Correct links to readme file in admin pages
  • Fix #268 Fix quiz settings spilling out of container
  • Fix #307 Fix feature to use course shortcode in header
  • Fix #298 Show larger / sharper profile image in forum posts
  • Fix #301 Show larger profile image when clicking to view profile in forum
  • Fix #299 Correct default settings for marketing and footer layout builders

Changes in version 1.1.0 (2016012700)

  • Fix #296 - if not already set define looped settings with a default value
  • Fix #295 adding color pickers to sliders
  • Fix #291 add renderer, finish layout builder in settings, fix incorrect lang strings, make show / hide use PHP to ...
  • Fix #291 Rewrite footer settings adding layout builder
  • Fix #284 adding block region builder

Version information

Version build number
Version release name
Can be updated from
1.1.1, 1.1.2, 1.1.3, 1.2.0 (2016030900), 1.2.1 (2016031800)
Can be updated to
1.2.3 (2016052900), (2016102300), 1.3 (2016121300), 1.3.1 (2017011600), (2017012300)
Stable version
MD5 Sum
Supported software
Moodle 2.9, Moodle 3.0, Moodle 3.1

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
VCS repository URL

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type Themes

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