Themes: Adaptable

theme_adaptable
Maintained by Picture of Jez H Jez H, Picture of Fernando Acedo Fernando Acedo, Picture of Manoj Solanki Manoj Solanki
Adaptable is a highly customisable responsive two column theme designed for use on both large University installations as well as small training companies.
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Adaptable is a highly customisable responsive two column theme based on the popular BCU theme. Adaptable has all the features of BCU along with many new features:

  • Front page Marketing Blocks. You can display Up to 60 custom blocks with different layout.
  • Layout Builders! You can now define a custom layout to add blocks using drag and drop for:
    • Front Page
    • Footer
    • Dashboard
    • Course Page
  • Fully Customisable:
    • Fonts
    • Colors
    • Block styles (including icons)
    • Buttons (including radius)
  • Choice of two sliders on home page with custom colours
  • News / Announcements Ticker on Home / Dashboard
  • Multiple front page course styles
  • Extensive custom menus (can be targeted to different users based on custom profile field)
  • "My Courses" list can be organised to put older courses in sub menu item
  • Dismissible Bootstrap Alerts
    • Display site-wide notices using different Bootstrap styles
    • Allow users to dismiss alerts once read (persistent between page loads / login)
    • Allow re-use of alerts (display again even if user has dismissed) buy updating a "key" field
  • Additional layout settings for width, slider width, padding of various elements
  • Social icons or Search box in header (admin can choose between the two)
  • Activities and Resources Adaptable icon pack improved 
  • Support for Social Wall Course Format (thanks to Chris Kenniburg for help on this)
  • Support for Grid Course Format (thanks to Gareth J Barnard for help on this)
  • Mobile settings
  • Option to add login form in header on front page
  • Favicon uploader
  • Background image uploader
  • Activities status NEW!

 

In addition many fields (menus, news items, alerts and help links) can be targeted using custom profile fields, thus it is possible to present different users with different navigation items and notices.

It is also possible for individual users to customise where they want top menu navigation to appear (disable, home pages only, site wide) using custom profile fields.

Adaptable has a lot of settings and may seem daunting at first, our advice is to simply install with the default settings and play with it afterwards.

With a little time you should be able to set up an attractive Moodle site with a high degree of individuality without without knowing any CSS.

Credits:

  • Adaptable is a fork of BCU theme and owes its existence to all those credited on that theme
  • Adaptable development was driven by 3bits e-learning solutions and Coventry University
  • Persistence of Bootstrap Alerts provided by Justin Hunt in between mowing lawns and brokering cease fires (see his Moodle Services page
  • Ideas on Social Wall support provided by Chris Kenniburg 
  • Help with renderers and other tricky stuff provided by Mary Evans and Gareth J Barnard
  • Additional support provided by New School Learning
  • Thanks to Bas Brands for helping fixing some issues and adding new features.
  • And many thanks to all the volunteers, developers, translators and users for its continuous support.

 

Documentation coming soon.

Advice on migrating from BCU to Adaptable can be found here.

 

Please, DO NOT ASK for technical support in this page

Visit the moodle themes forum (English/Spanish/Catalan)

or

https://adaptable.ws (only English)

 

Sets

This plugin is part of set Adaptable UI.

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Jez H (Lead maintainer)
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  • Picture of kenneth jensen
    Tue, 16 Jan 2018, 6:49 PM
    After updating to 1.6, stealth activities are not working. My settings are as they should be. I use Grid Course Format
  • Picture of Jez H
    Tue, 16 Jan 2018, 8:04 PM
    Hi Kenneth,

    Thanks for reporting the bug with stealth activities in Adaptable, we have fixed that in our GIT repository and should have an update here on Moodle.Org in the next couple of hours.
  • Picture of Lee Bannister
    Wed, 24 Jan 2018, 1:43 AM
    Trying to add blocks to the bottom of the course page, the main course page as well as all pages in the course. I found you "Course page bottom region" but it only added the regions to the right side where other blocks are currently. When I clicked the Common settings > Common settings for most of the course formats to Move sidebar to footer on Course page theme_adaptable, it moved all the blocks (which I was not surprised about). Is there a way to have a right side region for some of the blocks and a bottom region for some of the other blocks?
  • Picture of Fernando Acedo
    Sat, 27 Jan 2018, 3:24 AM


    Please, DO NOT ASK for technical support in this page

    Visit the moodle themes forum (English/Spanish/Catalan)

    or

    https://adaptable.ws (only English)
  • Picture of Rafael Aschoff
    Thu, 15 Feb 2018, 11:12 PM
    I would like to use the flexible format together with the Adaptable theme. While it works, the visual (css) does not look as good as the topic format on Adaptable (or the flexible format over boost theme).
    Can anyone point me in the right direction as to what should I modify to have "the same effect"?
    The biggest issue is that sections and subsections are not been displayed separetedly, with bound boxes, white spaces or any enclosures.
  • Picture of Amal BOUZID
    Fri, 2 Mar 2018, 5:22 PM
    I put a film (video) at the level of banned but it did not work!
    can anyone tell how i can do it ? tkx
  • Picture of Donna Boucher
    Thu, 15 Mar 2018, 7:24 AM
    Can you make the layout graphics on this page larger, instead of just thumbnails so I can use them more easily for reference?
  • Picture of erika alarcon
    Thu, 19 Apr 2018, 11:18 PM
    For the tooltip problem, what Andrei shared did work in version 1.6.1 of the theme
    thanks
  • Picture of Miki Alliel
    Tue, 24 Apr 2018, 4:47 PM
    Hello , We have installed Adaptable in a brand new Moodle version 3.4.2 .
    the title names of every resource or activity is breaking lines in chrome browser.
    instead of seeing this title " this is a title" we see:
    "this is
    a title"
    when editing is off.
    Do familiar with this problem ? how can it be fixed?
    Thank you
  • Picture of John Whitworth
    Thu, 10 May 2018, 11:12 PM
    Hello all- I'm having a problem with header graphics not wanting hold placement (larger monitors fine, smaller monitors gets cut off) when moving from different size screens? Anyway to fix this? Thanks for the help!
  • Picture of Manoj Solanki
    Fri, 11 May 2018, 7:10 PM

    Just a reminder.

    For technical support and assistance please visit the Moodle Themes forum here : https://moodle.org/mod/forum/view.php?id=46

    or Adaptable homepage here: https://adaptable.ws

    Thanks
  • Picture of Sairan Sairan
    Wed, 16 May 2018, 7:46 PM
    how to create announcements an ad so that it appears in the "ANNOUNCEMENTS" ?
  • Picture of Владимир Кузнецов
    Sat, 19 May 2018, 9:03 PM
    Can you add the location of the blocks in your beautiful theme to the left and right (from two sides)?
  • Picture of Rodolfo Siles
    Tue, 7 Aug 2018, 1:29 AM
    The website for the demo is down since last week. Any other place where we can see the theme in action?
  • Picture of Kiran Derle
    Thu, 9 Aug 2018, 11:57 AM
    Very nice theme. Thanks a ton for this!
    Would love if few things are addressed:
    1. Main menus on front page are shown as (linked menu) which is not user friendly. Users are not able to identify that. Instead the menu can be given in-line with announcement row.
    2. While quiz attempt, timer is given at the bottom of sections. It should be on the top of sections or top corner. If sections/questions are more, students are unable to see the timer easily i.e. they have to scroll down all the way, which waste their time.
    3. In quiz report, we can not get section wise report and also right answers and also report containing wrong answers and right answers by a student. Which is an essential part of assessment. Please address if its in your scope.
    However, I have become a fan of this clean and responsive (in true sense) website.

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