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[[Image:instheme01a.png|center|Select the theme]]
 
[[Image:instheme01a.png|center|Select the theme]]
  
3) Copy this folder to the /theme folder of your Moodle installation site
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3) Using your FTP program, upload this folder to the /theme folder of your Moodle installation
[[Image:instheme01a.png|center|Select the theme]]
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[[Image:instheme04.png|thumb|400px|center|Upload the unzipped file]]
4) Go to yourdomain.com/admin/ or your site administration block  
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4) Go to your site administration block  
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5) You will have to have administrative rights as the user
 
5) You will have to have administrative rights as the user
  
6) Expand Appearance icon/link
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6) Open Administration > Appearance > Theme > Theme Selector link
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[[Image:instheme07.png|thumb|400px|center|Open the Appearance > Theme selector page]]
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8) Click on Clear the Theme caches button
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[[Image:instheme08.png|thumb|400px|center|Click the Clear theme caches button]]
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9) Click on the Select theme button on the right of the current theme preview.
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[[Image:instheme09.png|thumb|400px|center|Click the Clear theme caches button]]
  
7) Expand Theme icon/link
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10) Scroll down to select your theme and when a choice is made, click the Use theme button
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[[Image:instheme10.png|thumb|400px|center|Click the Use theme button]]
  
8) click on Theme Selector icon/link
 
  
9) Find your theme picture and theme name displayed here
 
  
10) First click preview link on the right side of your theme picture to preview before selection
 
  
11) press Choose button to select your new theme, your theme will now be displayed on the site.
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11) Click the "Use theme" button to select your new theme, your theme will now be displayed on the site.
  
 
12) Now you can check your Moodle site (e.g. yourdomain.com) by going to the site home page!
 
12) Now you can check your Moodle site (e.g. yourdomain.com) by going to the site home page!
 
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Revision as of 11:57, 13 August 2011

Change Moodle Theme

You can easily change the moodle theme. Here we will install a new theme that has been made by someone else.

Steps are

1) Download the zip file of the theme

Select the theme

2) Extract to it's own named folder

Select the theme

3) Using your FTP program, upload this folder to the /theme folder of your Moodle installation

Upload the unzipped file

4) Go to your site administration block


5) You will have to have administrative rights as the user

6) Open Administration > Appearance > Theme > Theme Selector link

Open the Appearance > Theme selector page


8) Click on Clear the Theme caches button

Click the Clear theme caches button

9) Click on the Select theme button on the right of the current theme preview.

Click the Clear theme caches button

10) Scroll down to select your theme and when a choice is made, click the Use theme button

Click the Use theme button



11) Click the "Use theme" button to select your new theme, your theme will now be displayed on the site.

12) Now you can check your Moodle site (e.g. yourdomain.com) by going to the site home page!