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 remove attempts from a quiz?

1) Click the name of the quiz.

click that quiz

2) Click the Attempts link in the middle of this page.


3) Change the "Attempts from" drop down under "What to include in the report" to say "all users who have attempted the quiz."


4) Click Show Report under the options.


5) Select the attempts you wish to delete by clicking the button next to the user's name.


6) Click Delete selected attempts.

7) Click Yes when it asks for confirmation.

IMPORTANT: Removing attempts deletes the data of previous attempts.  Before attempts are deleted, you can download the data. To download the data, follow steps 1-4 below, then locate the "Download" button above the attempts report seen in step 5.  You can now select which attempts you wish to download and click "Download."  Please see below.

Moodle FAQ-Download Attempts


Other FAQs