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{{Moodle 2.1}}The official Moodle mobile app for iPhone, developed and maintained by Moodle HQ, is now available for download (free!) from the Apple Online Store http://itunes.apple.com/ie/app/my-moodle/id461289000
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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]]
  
NOTE: Moodle 2.1 or later is REQUIRED to use this app. [[Enable mobile web services|Mobile web services must also be enabled]] on the Moodle site.
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With the official mobile app for Moodle, you can
  
This app is not a replacement for the Moodle interface, it just provides you with some useful additional tools.
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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
  
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... and lots more - see the full list of [[Moodle app features]].
  
==Adding your Moodle site==
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==Using the app==
  
After downloading the app you are prompted to enter the address of your Moodle site and your username and password.
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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]].
  
[[File:Mobile app add a site.jpg]]
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Links to download the app are available in the footer and user profile pages when mobile access is enabled:
  
==Dashboard==
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{{MediaPlayer | url = https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wURqxr4eKs0 | desc = Video description}}
  
Functionalities (tasks) are displayed with icons on the home page of the app.  
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Teachers, for info on improving your courses for access via the app, please see [[Creating Moodle-app-friendly courses]].
  
[[File:Mobile app.jpg]]
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==Staying up to date with new features and improvements==
  
==Upload==
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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.
  
This functionality allows you to select or capture an image, sound recording or video from your mobile device and quickly post it directly to your "Private files" area in Moodle. If you are offline, the file is saved and can be uploaded later when you are online.
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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.
 
 
Once the files are on Moodle, they are then easily accessible whenever you need to insert an image into a forum post, post an assignment or anything else that uses files.
 
 
 
[[File:Mobile app upload.jpg]]
 
[[File:Mobile app record audio.jpg]]
 
 
 
==Participants==
 
 
 
This feature allows you to see all the courses you are enrolled in, and to browse the contact information for all the users in those courses.
 
 
 
# You can see photos and descriptions of all people (according to your capabilities and privacy settings etc)
 
# If they have phone numbers defined, you can call them or send an SMS with a single click.
 
# If they have email addresses you can send them an email.
 
# If Moodle messaging is enabled you can also send a private message.
 
# If notes are enabled and you have the appropriate capability you can add a private note about someone
 
 
 
==Help==
 
 
 
The help icon provides access to the Moodle documentation.
 
 
 
[[File:Mobile app viewing docs.jpg]]
 
 
 
==Licensing==
 
 
 
The Moodle mobile app for iPhone is available for download for free from the iTunes app store (with FULL functionality).  However the source code is owned by Moodle Pty Ltd and will not be initially distributed under the GPL.
 
 
 
On the Moodle mobile app roadmap is an app for Android. This will definitely be GPL and free for download and modification by other developers.  This is in keeping with the philosophy of the Android platform and will allow the community to innovate on that platform.
 
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
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* [[Moodle app FAQ]]
* [[Enable mobile web services]]
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* [[Moodle Desktop]]
* Using Moodle [http://moodle.org/mod/forum/view.php?id=7798 Moodle for mobile forum]
 
* Tracker area [http://tracker.moodle.org/browse/MOBILE Moodle for Mobiles]
 
* Blog post [http://www.somerandomthoughts.com/blog/2011/09/09/official-moodle-mobile-app-for-iphone-released Official Moodle Mobile App for iPhone – Released!]
 
* [[:dev:Mobile app|Mobile app developer notes]] including the Mobile app roadmap
 
  
 
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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