FAQ and Other Tips and Tricks

This page is home to our Frequently Asked Questions, where you can find information on all sorts of things, from useful info about using Moodle and Google Docs to how to give someone access to course materials.  If you have any questions you would like to see us add answers to, please email us.

Since we have many questions answered here, we recommend that you either search by entering a keyword or by choosing a category. You may choose to add a focus (second category) to narrow your search.

For more in-depth Moodle FAQs, check out the wiki.

How do I add a folder to my Moodle course?

Lynda For a video explanation please see this video created by Lynda.com. (Note you will have to log in using your Carleton ID)

1.Click Turn Editing on

2. Find and click the Add activity or resource button at the bottom right of the section you'd like to edit.

Add Acivity 

3. Scroll down to resources in the new small window and click on Folder.


4. Next give the folder a name and if you want a description then change settings as you wish to and click Save and display.  


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