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 to add a discussion topic to a forum?

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

1. Select the forum you want to edit and click on the Edit button

Click on a forum 

2. Click Add a new discussion topic button, and fill out the required fields

add a topic

3. Then scroll to the bottom and save all changes

Click that button to save 

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