Category Archives: Moodle

Updates Jan 2015

Following Changes From November 2014 to January 2015 Upgraded Google Chrome – several times. Upgraded Firefox to Extended Release Support – geared up for Enterprise: Schools, Universities, Government, Business. Upgraded Java – several times. Speed up printers and resolve some … Continue reading

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Updates

Recent Updates: Google Chrome – upgraded.  Chrome is pushing HTML5 so they have dropped support for Java and 3rd party browser media playback.  If you need Java for BCeSIS or Oasis please use Firefox link on your desktop. LibreOffice – … Continue reading

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Slow Moodle Editing

Moodle 2.3 is installed for our high schools. There is bug when editing large courses that causes the browser to slow down to a crawl. The current work-around is to use Google Chrome. K=>Internet=>Web Browsers=>Google Chrome Moodle plans to have … Continue reading

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Resize Images

Adam Fairbrother has created an easy-to-use tool for resizing your images.  This is useful when you want to email or upload images to the web.  If you do not resize your images before posting them on your website the page … Continue reading

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Back to School.

It has been a very busy summer.   Below is a summary of what I’ve been up to: Improve performance of SKSS/Beattie – setup diskless proxy and adjust software settings to reduce disk-io.  Namely Firefox was a killer.  Freddie also upgraded … Continue reading

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Upgrades Complete.

School upgrades are now complete. I’m now working on: Provincial Exam software testing. Testing Firefox 4 for September 2011. Video Editing on Linux for Schools. Summer power-down. Bus garage upgrades. SKSS load balancing image re-configuration. Summer account and data cleanup … Continue reading

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Math ‘n Moodle

New Tutorial: how to insert Math into Moodle using LyX.

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