Difference between revisions of "RSS feeds"

Jump to: navigation, search

Note: You are currently viewing documentation for Moodle 2.0. Up-to-date documentation for the latest stable version is available here: RSS feeds.

(See also)
(nav template change)
 
(20 intermediate revisions by 12 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
'''RSS''' ('''Really Simple Syndication''', depending on who you ask) allows certain web browsers and specialized programs to automatically check for updates to a page.
+
{{More features}}
 +
RSS (really simple syndication) feeds in Moodle enable people to stay up to date with forum posts, glossary entries and other events within Moodle.
  
To enable RSS as administrator, go to Configuration and under Variables: Miscellaneous set enablerssfeeds to Yes. Then in Configuration: Modules you can enable an RSS feed for each module. Finally, in the settings for each individual instance of a particular module you must enable the RSS feed and specify the settings (e.g. how many articles to display, what kind of article).
+
*[[RSS feeds settings]]
 +
*[[Using RSS feeds]]
  
To subscribe to an RSS feed from moodle, click on the orange 'RSS' button and copy the address from your browser bar to your RSS reader software. Although most web browsers will automatically detect an RSS feed (IE7 and Firefox), moodle does not seem to be sending them the correct information (as of 1.5 - is this fixed in 1.6?)
+
A [[Remote RSS feeds block]] enables RSS feeds (either from within Moodle or from an external site) to be displayed on pages in Moodle.
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[RSS feeds block]]
+
* [[RSS feeds FAQ]]
 
*[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/help/3223484.stm BBC: An introduction to RSS Feed (Really Simple Syndication)]
 
*[http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/help/3223484.stm BBC: An introduction to RSS Feed (Really Simple Syndication)]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS_%28file_format%29 Wikipedia "RSS (file format)" ]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RSS_%28file_format%29 Wikipedia "RSS (file format)" ]
  
[[Category:Administrator]]
+
[[Category:RSS]]
 +
 
 +
[[es:RSS]]
 +
[[eu:RSS]]
 +
[[fr:RSS]]
 +
[[ja:RSS]]
 +
[[de:RSS]]

Latest revision as of 06:53, 19 October 2011

RSS (really simple syndication) feeds in Moodle enable people to stay up to date with forum posts, glossary entries and other events within Moodle.

A Remote RSS feeds block enables RSS feeds (either from within Moodle or from an external site) to be displayed on pages in Moodle.

See also