What are Moodle and Totara?
Moodle is a modular system. Totara extends the core structure of Moodle. The LMS is meant to handle the core necessities expected of a high-end company LMS. This means that Moodle and Totara both were built to be able to include additional Read more…
Introduction plugin types in Moodle/Totara
As we know, Moodle/Totara has multiple plugin types. To extend core functionality, different ways are used to create each plugin type.
Some of the plugin types are:
If you want to Read more…
Here we will discuss how to disable form elements based on conditions in moodle/totara.
We are creating a form in moodle/totara by extending “moodleform” class and overriding the definition() method to including the form elements.
If you want to disable any checkbox Read more…
These modules are written by using the AMD(Asynchronous Read more…
Totara – How to programmatically Enroll User into Course along with the corresponding Group
As a trainer or a manager, if you go to Gradebook screen you will see the dropdown of group names there, on which you can filter the gradebook records by selecting a group Read more…
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…
Display direct/indirect users under a manager in Totara
Direct Users: The users under a manager.
In the following example, Manager1 is direct manager of Manager2.
Indirect Users: The users who are not directly under the manager instead they are under some 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…
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…