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My Moodle is a customisable "dashboard" page for providing users with links to their courses and activities within them, such as unread forum posts and upcoming assignments.
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My Moodle is a customisable "dashboard" page for providing users with links to their courses and activities within them, such as unread forum posts and upcoming assignments. This feature is available in Moodle 1.6 onwards.
 
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[[Image:My Moodle demo1.JPG|thumb|My Moodle page]]
This feature is available in Moodle 1.6 onwards.
 
 
 
  
[[Image:My Moodle demo1.JPG|thumb|My Moodle page]]
 
  
 
==Enabling My Moodle==
 
==Enabling My Moodle==
  
* In ''Administration > Appearance > My Moodle'' check the box "Force users to use My Moodle" (Moodle 1.7 onwards)
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To enable My Moodle, click the "Force users to use My Moodle" checkbox in ''Administration > Appearance > My Moodle'' (Moodle 1.7 onwards) or set ''mymoodleredirect'' to Yes in ''Administration > Configuration > Variables > Miscellaneous'' (Moodle 1.6)
* In ''Administration > Configuration > [[Variables]] > Miscellaneous'' section set ''mymoodleredirect'' to Yes (Moodle 1.6)
 
  
 
== Sticky blocks in My Moodle==
 
== Sticky blocks in My Moodle==
  
An administrator may choose which blocks appear on the My Moodle page i.e. [[Sticky blocks|sticky blocks]]:
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An administrator can choose which blocks appear on the My Moodle page i.e. [[Sticky blocks|sticky blocks]]:
  
 
# In ''Administration > Appearance > Sticky blocks'' choose "My Moodle" from the drop-down "Page type to configure" menu
 
# In ''Administration > Appearance > Sticky blocks'' choose "My Moodle" from the drop-down "Page type to configure" menu
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==Managing blocks==
 
==Managing blocks==
  
{{Moodle 1.8}}From Moodle 1.8 onwards, users with the capability [[Capabilities/moodle/my:manageblocks|moodle/my:manageblocks]] may manage blocks (edit, add, delete, etc.) on their My Moodle page.
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{{Moodle 1.8}}From Moodle 1.8 onwards, users are allowed to add blocks to their My Moodle page. This can be prevented by editing the authenticated user role and changing the [[Capabilities/moodle/my:manageblocks|moodle/my:manageblocks]] capability from allow to not set.
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 14:52, 5 October 2007

My Moodle is a customisable "dashboard" page for providing users with links to their courses and activities within them, such as unread forum posts and upcoming assignments. This feature is available in Moodle 1.6 onwards.

My Moodle page


Enabling My Moodle

To enable My Moodle, click the "Force users to use My Moodle" checkbox in Administration > Appearance > My Moodle (Moodle 1.7 onwards) or set mymoodleredirect to Yes in Administration > Configuration > Variables > Miscellaneous (Moodle 1.6)

Sticky blocks in My Moodle

An administrator can choose which blocks appear on the My Moodle page i.e. sticky blocks:

  1. In Administration > Appearance > Sticky blocks choose "My Moodle" from the drop-down "Page type to configure" menu
  2. Select the required blocks from the "Add a block" drop-down menu. Configure each block as desired.
  3. Reposition blocks using the arrow icons in the block headers.

Managing blocks

Template:Moodle 1.8From Moodle 1.8 onwards, users are allowed to add blocks to their My Moodle page. This can be prevented by editing the authenticated user role and changing the moodle/my:manageblocks capability from allow to not set.

See also