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Moodle 2.0 for Business Beginner's Guide by Jason Cole, Jeanne Cole, Gavin Henrick

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Time for action - edit the display template for a database

The default layout for the display templates in Moodle is usually not refined enough to use on a community site. Since the templates are automatically generated, the display is usually too generic. We'll look at how to change the List template in this example. Many of the skills we will learn here will enable us to modify other templates.

  1. Select your database as a user with editing privileges for the course.
  2. From the database page, select the Templates tab. From this page, you can edit the display templates for the database.
  3. Select the List template from the list below the tabs. We'll focus on this template for this example. We would like to create a list view with each resource on one row. ...

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