107: Changing the Appearance of Moodle
This section will discuss configuring Moodle themes.
Changing the default Standard theme in Moodle
When installing and working with Moodle 2.3 for the first time, the default theme Formal white is set as the theme. This tutorial will explain how to change the default theme.
Changing the Logo and Footer in Moodle themes
Another feature in Changing the Appearance of Moodle 2.3 themes is the ability to edit the footer and logo. This tutorial will explain how to update the Logo and Footer.
Adding a logo through the theme code in Moodle
When a theme cannot have the logo changed through the Moodle dashboard, you will have to edit the theme code. This article explains how to add a logo to the header and footer of the Fusion theme.
Manually installing a theme for Moodle 2.3
Moodle 2.3 themes can be installed manually. In this article, we will manually install a theme for Moodle 2.3.
Removing the branded Moodle image from a theme footer
In most Moodle 2.3 themes, the Moodle branded logo is shown at the bottom of each page. This article will explain how to remove the branded Moodle link at the bottom of a theme.
Changing the default font in the Moodle Standard theme
In Moodle 2.3, the default font for themes can be changed to a more palatable font type. This article will explain how to change the Standard theme font.
Clearing or Purging the cache from Moodle 2.3
When working in Moodle 2.3, there comes a time when the cache will need to be cleared from the server. This Article will detail how to clear the cache from your Moodle site.
Customizing the Moodle Frontpage Appearance
By default, Moodle 2.3 will show courses and categories on the Front page. This tutorial will explain how to customize the Frontpage in Moodle 2.3.
Blocks are great for making Moodle user friendly to navigate. This section will explain Blocks.
Moodle Blocks Overview
Moodle 2.3 has the option to create different navigation functionality using the Moodle Blocks feature. This article will discuss an overview of Moodle Blocks.
Changing the Appearance of the Calendar in Moodle
After learning how to Change the default theme in Moodle 2.3, the administrator may want to customize the appearance of the calendar. This article will explain the Appearance settings for the calendar in Moodle 2.3.
Configuring the Navigation block in Moodle
In Moodle 2.3, the navigation block can be configured to the administrators specifications. This tutorial will go over the Navigation block configuration.
Adding and Deleting blocks from the Moodle sidebar
Moodle 2.3 has the ability to add blocks and remove blocks from the sidebar navigation. This tutorial will explain how to add and delete blocks from the Moodle sidebar.
Adding a Remote RSS Feed block in Moodle
The RSS feed capability in Moodle 2.3 is a great addition to the sites navigation. In Moodle 2.3, RSS feeds can be configured in the Remote RSS Feed Block. This article will explain the Remote RSS feed block.
Managing Blocks within Moodle 2.3
When adding blocks through out a Moodle 2.3 site, occasionally a block may need to be removed completely through out the entire site. This tutorial will show how to delete a block from the Moodle site.
Changing the Default My Moodle page
To customize the students home page you will need to edit the Default My Moodle page. This article will show you how.