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Moodle Administration Essentials by Karen Holland, Gavin Henrick

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Editing a user

A common task that administrators undertake is editing an existing user profile and changing details, such as their password or e-mail. The first step is to use the filters to search for the user that you want to edit.

Searching for a user account

  1. Navigate to Administration | Site-Administration | Users | Accounts | Browse list of users.
  2. Type the user's name or portion of their name into the User full name field:
    Searching for a user account
  3. Click on Add filter. This will display the list of users that have the text in their full name.
  4. To edit the user account, click on the cogwheel icon to the right-hand side of the user record. This brings up the user account editing ...

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