Capabilities/moodle/role:safeoverride

Capabilities/moodle/role:safeoverride

Capabilities/moodle/role:safeoverride This allows a user to override capabilities that do not have major risks attached to them. Higher risk capabilities are locked (greyed out) on the override permissions page. Overriding permissions with higher risk capabilities locked Editing teacher role has this capability by default, … Continued
Capabilities/moodle/role:override

Capabilities/moodle/role:override

Capabilities/moodle/role:override This allows a user to override the permissions of other users Note that to override a capability in role A, the user doing the override has to hold a role B so that role B is permitted to override … Continued
Roles FAQ

Roles FAQ

Roles FAQ What is the definition of a… Capability A configurable aspect of program behavior. Moodle has 100s of capabilities. Each capability has a computer friendly name like mod/forum:rateand a human-friendly name like “Rate posts.” Permission Permissions are paired with each … Continued
Override permissions

Override permissions

Override permissions Overrides are specific permissions designed to override a role in a specific context, allowing you to “tweak” your permissions as required. Overrides may be used to “open up” areas by giving users extra permissions. For example, an override … Continued
Permissions

Permissions

Permissions Moodle allows specific roles to be able to change other specific role capabilities based on the context. For example, a teacher in a course may want all students (users with a student role) to be able to edit all … Continued
Role export and import

Role export and import

Role export and import Export role definition to file To export role definition: Go to Administration > Site administration > Users > Permissions > Define roles. Click on a role name Click “Export” button XML file containing definition of the role … Continued
Creating custom roles

Creating custom roles

Creating custom roles Creating a new role To create a custom role: Go to Administration > Site administration > Users > Permissions > Define roles. Click the “Add a new role” button. If desired, select an existing role or upload a … Continued
Standard roles

Standard roles

Standard roles Site administrator – can “do everything” on the site Manager – a lesser administrator role Course creator – can create courses Teacher – can manage and add content to courses Non-editing teacher can grade in courses but not edit them Student – can access … Continued
Using roles

Using roles

Using roles Below are just a few creative examples of uses of roles and permissions in various settings. Give a student forum moderator rights How: Assign the role of non-editing teacher in the module context, via the “Locally assigned roles” … Continued
User policies

User policies

User policies User policies The following settings may be changed by an administrator in Administration > Site administration > Users > Permissions > User policies. Role for visitors Users who are not logged in to the site will be treated as … Continued