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 can a course be backed up?

1. On the course page, find the Administration block, on the left side of the page

2. Select the Backup button

admin backup screenshot 

3. Default boxes are checked which should work for most instances, but feel free to select/ deselect options for your back-up

backup screen 

4. Click next until you've reached the end and complete task. You will then have a file which is your course backup file.

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