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 create a forum?

 LyndaFor video guide 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. On the course page, click Add an activity or resource.

adding activity or resource 

3. Scroll down to resources section and select "Forum", and click Add.

add resource activity 

4. This will bring you to a form where you can set up a new forum.

adding forum 

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