Moodle FAQs

A collection of frequently asked questions (FAQs) about Moodle at EMU.

How do I edit items on my course homepage?

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Before editing your home page you will need to turn editing on.  Once editing is on you will have a variety of options including those listed below.  To turn editing on click the gear icon  and select "Turn Editing On"


Course editing improvements

Note:' Your theme may have icons different from these below: 



 moveajax24.png- the move icon allows you to move items or sections by dragging and dropping.

groups24.png - the groups icon allows you to change between no groups or separate/visible groups,
26actionicon.png - this icon groups actions together for easier editing on smaller screens. Click to reveal the options.New feature
in Moodle 2.6!

hide24.png - the open-eye icon means an item is visible to students. It will close when you click on it
closedeye24.png - the eye with a strike through icon means an item is hidden from students. It will open when you click on it
26duplicate.png - the duplicate icon allows you to copy an activity or resource. It's done directly on the course page.

assignroles24.png - the roles icon allows you to assign roles locally in the item.

The following icon only applies to sections



 - the highlight icon allows you to highlight a section as current.


Some of this content is derived from http://docs.moodle.org/31/en/Turn_editing_on and available under GNU General Public License.

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