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Dataform view block

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The Dataform view block allows for displaying and interacting with the content of a Dataform activity via a block on course and site pages.


  • Allows selecting a Dataform activity from the course or from the front page.
  • Allows attaching a filter to the selected view.
  • Embedded mode which allows for interacting with the Dataform content without leaving the course page.


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Add dataform view block on the frontpage

Adds Dataform view block on the front page and configures it to display a view with entries from a dataform in a course.



  • Select Dataform: Dropdown list of available Dataform instances in the course and the front page.
  • Select view: Dropdown list of available views in the selected Dataform.
  • Select filter: Dropdown list of available filters in the selected Dataform.
  • Embed: If enabled the Dataform view is embedded in an iframe and allows interaction with the content (e.g. adding/editing entries) without leaving the course page.
  • Container CSS: When embedded allows setting the iframe styles.