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<p class="note">'''Mobile app latest''': The ''Moodle Mobile'' app (developed on HTML5 and Phonegap)  is replacing the old mobile app for iPhone, ''My Moodle''.</p>
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==On the move with Moodle==
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[[File:Mobile orientation.png|thumb|Access your Moodle course on your mobile]]
  
== Features ==
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With the official mobile app for Moodle, you can
* upload a picture into your private file area
 
* record an audio file and upload it into your private file area
 
* send a private message to a course participant (can be done offline)
 
* take a personal note about a course participant (can be done offline)
 
* add a course participant to your phone contact
 
* call a course participant touching the phone number
 
* locate a course participant address on Google map
 
* download and view some resources
 
* quick access to your course contents
 
  
==Moodle sites must be enabled for the app to access them==
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* Browse the content of your courses, even when offline
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* Receive instant notifications of messages and other events
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* Quickly find and contact other people in your courses
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* Upload images, audio, videos and other files from your mobile device
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* Track your progress, mark tasks as complete and browse your learning plans
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* Attempt quizzes, post in forums and edit wiki pages
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* View your course grades
  
The administrator of your Moodle site (which must be version 2.4 or later) must enable mobile access as follows:
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... and lots more - see the full list of [[Moodle app features]].
  
# In ''Settings > Site administration > Advanced features'' tick the 'Enable web services' checkbox, then click the button to save changes
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==Using the app==
# In ''Site administration > Plugins > Web services > Mobile'' tick the 'Enable web services for mobile devices' checkbox, then click the button to save changes. (Ticking the 'Enable web services' checkbox should enable this also, but doesn't always.)
 
  
==Installing the mobile app==
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Note: The Moodle app will ONLY work with Moodle sites that have been set up to allow it. Site admins, please see the [[Moodle app guide for admins]].
  
Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.moodle.moodlemobile
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Links to download the app are available in the footer and user profile pages when mobile access is enabled:
  
iOS: Coming soon
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{{MediaPlayer | url = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wURqxr4eKs0 | desc = Video description}}
  
==Testing the app on a demo site==
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Teachers, for info on improving your courses for access via the app, please see [[Creating Moodle-app-friendly courses]].
  
In the login screen, type "teacher" or "student" in the Username field and click the Add button. You will be logged automatically to a Moodle demo site for testing the app.
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==Staying up to date with new features and improvements==
  
==How to report a bug==
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Follow [https://twitter.com/moodleapps @moodleapps on Twitter] for news, updates and release announcements and join the discussions in the [https://moodle.org/mod/forum/view.php?id=7798 Moodle for mobile forum] on moodle.org.
  
# Log in to the [http://tracker.moodle.org/ Moodle Tracker] (you'll need to [http://tracker.moodle.org/secure/Signup%21default.jspa create a tracker account] if you've not done so previously)
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See [[New for mobile]] and the [[:dev:Moodle Mobile release notes|Moodle app release notes]] for details of new features recently added.
# ''Check whether the issue has already been reported by searching''
 
# If not, report the bug by clicking the 'Create Issue' link at the top right of the page, selecting 'Moodle Mobile' as the project
 
# Add a detailed description then click the Create button
 
# Attach the following files to the issue by selecting 'Attach Files' in the 'More actions' dropdown menu:
 
#* 'Device information' - this can be found in the app (Settings -> Development -> Device info, you can send yourself this information by email using the e-mail button at the bottom)
 
#* App Log (Settings -> Development -> Show Log, again you can send yourself this information by email)
 
  
=== by email ===
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==See also==
You can send us the same report by email using Settings -> Report a bug. As the report is sent by email to mobile@moodle.com, the report will take more time to be filled in the tracker.
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* [[Moodle app FAQ]]
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* [[Moodle Desktop]]
  
== See also ==
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[[Category:Mobile]]
 
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* [[:dev:Moodle Mobile|Moodle Mobile developer docs]]
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[[ca:Moodle Mobile]]
* [[Mobile web services]]
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Latest revision as of 20:27, 9 September 2019

On the move with Moodle

Access your Moodle course on your mobile

With the official mobile app for Moodle, you can

  • Browse the content of your courses, even when offline
  • Receive instant notifications of messages and other events
  • Quickly find and contact other people in your courses
  • Upload images, audio, videos and other files from your mobile device
  • Track your progress, mark tasks as complete and browse your learning plans
  • Attempt quizzes, post in forums and edit wiki pages
  • View your course grades

... and lots more - see the full list of Moodle app features.

Using the app

Note: The Moodle app will ONLY work with Moodle sites that have been set up to allow it. Site admins, please see the Moodle app guide for admins.

Links to download the app are available in the footer and user profile pages when mobile access is enabled:

Video description

Teachers, for info on improving your courses for access via the app, please see Creating Moodle-app-friendly courses.

Staying up to date with new features and improvements

Follow @moodleapps on Twitter for news, updates and release announcements and join the discussions in the Moodle for mobile forum on moodle.org.

See New for mobile and the Moodle app release notes for details of new features recently added.

See also