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{{Moodle 2.0}}Location: ''Site Administration > Registration''
 
{{Moodle 2.0}}Location: ''Site Administration > Registration''
[[Image:Registration.png|thumb|Registration]]
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In Moodle 2.0 onwards, an administrator can register their site with the moodle.org open community hub, [http://hub.moodle.org/ MOOCH], and other community hubs.
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[[Image:Registration.png|thumb|Registration]]In Moodle 2.0 onwards, an administrator can register their site with the moodle.org open community hub, [http://hub.moodle.org/ MOOCH], and other community hubs.
  
  
 
==Moodle.org registration==
 
==Moodle.org registration==
  
The main benefit of registering your site with moodle.org is that you will be added to a low-volume mailing list for important notifications such as security alerts and new releases of Moodle. Statistics about your site, such as the number of users and number of courses will be added to the statistics of the worldwide Moodle community http://moodle.org/stats/.
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When you register your site with moodle.org, you are added to a low-volume mailing list for important notifications such as security alerts and new releases of Moodle. Statistics about your site, such as the number of users and number of courses will be added to the statistics of the worldwide Moodle community http://moodle.org/stats/.
  
 
If you wish, you can choose for your site to be listed in http://moodle.org/sites/.
 
If you wish, you can choose for your site to be listed in http://moodle.org/sites/.
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Updated site statistics are sent to moodle.org automatically every 7 days.
 
Updated site statistics are sent to moodle.org automatically every 7 days.
  
== Unregister ==
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==Specific hub registration==
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You may register your site with a specific hub by selecting the hub from a list or by entering a private hub URL and password.
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== Unregistering from a hub==
  
Once registered on a hub, the hub should appears on the 'Registered with' hub list. You can unregister from any hub. When you unregister you can decide to unpublish your courses from the hub or not. If you keep them, next time you will register on the hub, teachers will be able to see which courses were previously published.
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You may unregister from a hub at any time by clicking the unregister button. You will then be given the option to remove all courses currently being advertised on the hub and remove all courses that were uploaded to the hub.
  
= Community block =
 
[[Image:Community_block.png|thumb|Community block]]
 
On the front page or course page, turn editing on and add the Community block
 
 
== required user capabilities ==
 
== required user capabilities ==
 
Following a list of capabilites you could want to assign:
 
Following a list of capabilites you could want to assign:
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* moodle/community:download => user can search for courses and download them into their private folder. The user can restore the downloaded courses if the user has the moodle/restore:restorecourse capability.
 
* moodle/community:download => user can search for courses and download them into their private folder. The user can restore the downloaded courses if the user has the moodle/restore:restorecourse capability.
  
=See also=
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==See also==
 
* [[Community hub]]
 
* [[Community hub]]
  
 
[[Category:Hub]]
 
[[Category:Hub]]

Revision as of 10:49, 15 September 2010

Template:Moodle 2.0Location: Site Administration > Registration


Registration
In Moodle 2.0 onwards, an administrator can register their site with the moodle.org open community hub, MOOCH, and other community hubs.


Moodle.org registration

When you register your site with moodle.org, you are added to a low-volume mailing list for important notifications such as security alerts and new releases of Moodle. Statistics about your site, such as the number of users and number of courses will be added to the statistics of the worldwide Moodle community http://moodle.org/stats/.

If you wish, you can choose for your site to be listed in http://moodle.org/sites/.

In addition, users with the capability moodle/course:publish can publish courses on MOOCH.

To register your site with moodle.org

  1. Click the 'Register with moodle.org now' button
  2. Review the registration information, amending as necessary
  3. Click the 'Update registration on moodle.org' button at the bottom of the page

After registering, MOOCH will appear in the list of hubs you have registered with on the registration page.

You may change the registration information at any time by updating your registration.

Updated site statistics are sent to moodle.org automatically every 7 days.

Specific hub registration

You may register your site with a specific hub by selecting the hub from a list or by entering a private hub URL and password.

Unregistering from a hub

You may unregister from a hub at any time by clicking the unregister button. You will then be given the option to remove all courses currently being advertised on the hub and remove all courses that were uploaded to the hub.

required user capabilities

Following a list of capabilites you could want to assign:

  • moodle/community:add => user can search for courses and bookmark them on their community block.
  • moodle/community:download => user can search for courses and download them into their private folder. The user can restore the downloaded courses if the user has the moodle/restore:restorecourse capability.

See also