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Moodle 2.0 First Look by Mary Cooch

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What's new in Plugins

The Plugins menu is, in fact, completely new in Moodle 2.0, although it incorporates elements located elsewhere in earlier versions of Moodle. Let's take each item one at a time:

Activity modules

This link is the Moodle 2.0 equivalent to Modules | activities in Moodle 1.9. When expanded, it displays the settings pages for the activity modules. New here are:

  • File: Defaults for displaying a resource (has elements of the old Resource link).
  • Folder: Options for displaying a folder (formerly known as directory!).
  • Page: Defaults for displaying this page (has elements of the old webpage/text page).
  • URL: Defaults for displaying links to websites (previously included in Resource).

Blocks

This equates to the Blocks link in Moodle 1.9 although ...

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