How can you modify the existing tables of the installed plugin in Moodle/Totara?
When you install any plugin, install.xml is used to create all the tables required for your plugin.
A most common practice that people use to do is install the plugin again Read more…
Enrolling audience to Course or Program in Totara
Problem: I want to enroll audience in course/program and I do not know that how we can enroll audience in course/program. To enroll an audience in course/program, I have followed the below steps Read more…
Common Issues faced during Moodle Windows installation using XAMPP
1. Do not have permissions to create a database or MySQL database is too old.
Xampp uses the Mariadb database (based upon MySql), if during installation above issue occurs then:
a. go to the c:\xampp\htdocs Read more…
Steps to Change Innodb storage Format for Moodle/Totara
Description: You may face this problem in Totara:
Advanced Totara features require innodb Barracuda storage format
Reason: The error usually occurs because of Mysql 5.6 and below using file format “Antelope”. This format cannot handle more Read more…
Divide Moodle Dashboard in 4 columns to place blocks in them
We were required to build a custom moodle theme that displays blocks in 4 columns one after the other in moodle 3.4.2+. To achieve this we created a new theme by modifying an Read more…