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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 - editing language strings

One of the greatest complaints that corporations have regarding Moodle, is its school centric language. With a little bit of effort, you can change Moodle from a school centric LMS to a corporate LMS.

Moodle provides administrators with the ability to customize the text Moodle displays as part of its interface. Everything Moodle displays to the user is either entered by a user or stored as a part of a language pack. This system makes it easier for translators to translate Moodle into different languages, and it also makes it easy to customize the terms Moodle uses to describe courses, activities, resources, and settings. For example, if you want to change the word from 'course' to 'community' throughout ...

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