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 page with content to my moodle course page?

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

1. On your course page, click the Turn editing on button. Turn Editing on

2. Find and click on the Add activity or resource button.

adding activity or resource 

3. From there, scroll down to the resource section, and choose Page


4 You are free to add a description that will show up on your page if you enable this setting by checking it off under the appearance section

page resource display settings 

4. You can add useful content to this page by inserting it in the edit content box

Page content edit box 


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