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The settings block provides context-sensitive links to settings pages.
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The Administration block provides context-sensitive links to settings pages. See the screencast: [http://youtu.be/XHyrXxnMrdE The Administration block]
  
What appears in the setting block depends upon the [[Context]] (Page being shown and user's permissions). For example, the site administrator will notice the Front Page settings block has fewer options than the Course settings block and a student will have fewer options in the Course administration than a teacher.  
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What appears in the Administration block depends upon the [[Context]] (Page being shown and user's permissions). For example, a site administrator on the front page will have Front page settings while a teacher in a course will have more options in Course administration than a student.
  
Here are two unexpanded examples of the settings block:
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Here are examples of the Administration block:
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<gallery widths="200px" heights="200px" perrow="3">
  
Image:Settings block FrontPage collapsed.png|FrontPage settings block
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Image:25frontpageadmin.png|Admin view from Front page (collapsed)
Image:Settings block Course collapsed.png|Course settings block
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Image:25teacheradmin.png|Teacher view in a course (expanded)
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Image:25studentadmin.png|Student view in a course (collapsed)
 
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==Settings block menus==
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===Administration block menus===
 
The main menu items (Front page settings, Course Administration, My profile settings and Site Administration) contain a submenu and can be collapsed or expanded to display the (typical) full menu as shown below:
 
The main menu items (Front page settings, Course Administration, My profile settings and Site Administration) contain a submenu and can be collapsed or expanded to display the (typical) full menu as shown below:
 
*[[Front_page_settings_block|Front page settings]]
 
*[[Front_page_settings_block|Front page settings]]
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**Files
 
**Files
  
*Course administration
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*[[Managing a Moodle course|Course administration]]
 
**Turn editing on
 
**Turn editing on
 
**Edit settings
 
**Edit settings
 
**Users
 
**Users
 
**Filters
 
**Filters
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**Reports
 
**Grades
 
**Grades
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**Badges (if enabled)
 
**Backup
 
**Backup
 
**Restore
 
**Restore
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**Courses
 
**Courses
 
**Grades
 
**Grades
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**Badges
 
**Location
 
**Location
 
**Language
 
**Language
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**Development
 
**Development
 
**Question engine upgrade helper
 
**Question engine upgrade helper
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===See also===
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* [http://youtu.be/lOxTQJfTnvs Course Administration Block] MoodleBites video on YouTube
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* [http://youtu.be/Q3cHQBgp-nA My Profile Settings] MoodleBites video on YouTube
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[[de:Einstellungen-Block]]
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Latest revision as of 12:44, 4 March 2015

The Administration block provides context-sensitive links to settings pages. See the screencast: The Administration block

What appears in the Administration block depends upon the Context (Page being shown and user's permissions). For example, a site administrator on the front page will have Front page settings while a teacher in a course will have more options in Course administration than a student.

Here are examples of the Administration block:

Administration block menus

The main menu items (Front page settings, Course Administration, My profile settings and Site Administration) contain a submenu and can be collapsed or expanded to display the (typical) full menu as shown below:

  • Front page settings
    • Turn edit on/off
    • Edit settings
    • Users
    • Filters
    • Backup
    • Restore
    • Questions
    • Files
  • Course administration
    • Turn editing on
    • Edit settings
    • Users
    • Filters
    • Reports
    • Grades
    • Badges (if enabled)
    • Backup
    • Restore
    • Import
    • Publish
    • Reset
    • Question bank
  • My profile settings
    • Edit profile
    • Change password
    • Roles
    • Portfolios (if available at site level)
    • Security keys
    • Messaging
    • Blogs
    • Make this my default home page (if set at site level)
  • Site administration
    • Notifications
    • Registration
    • Advanced features
    • Users
    • Courses
    • Grades
    • Badges
    • Location
    • Language
    • Plugins
    • Security
    • Appearance
    • Front page
    • Server
    • Reports
    • Development
    • Question engine upgrade helper

See also