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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-19390

Send email to new users added manually

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    • Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • 1.6, 1.6.1, 1.6.2, 1.6.3, 1.6.4, 1.6.5, 1.6.6, 1.6.7, 1.6.8, 1.6.9, 1.7, 1.7.1, 1.7.2, 1.7.3, 1.7.4, 1.7.5, 1.7.6, 1.7.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.8.2, 1.8.3, 1.8.4, 1.8.5, 1.8.6, 1.8.7, 1.8.8, 1.8.9, 1.9, 1.9.1, 1.9.2, 1.9.3, 1.9.4, 1.9.5, 2.0.7, 2.1, 2.2, 2.5
    • 2.6
    • Any
    • MOODLE_16_STABLE, MOODLE_17_STABLE, MOODLE_18_STABLE, MOODLE_19_STABLE, MOODLE_20_STABLE, MOODLE_21_STABLE, MOODLE_22_STABLE, MOODLE_25_STABLE
    • MOODLE_26_STABLE
    • w27_MDL-19390_m26_notifynewuser
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      1/ add new user - select "generate new password..."
      2/ verify new user receives email and is forced to change password after first login
      3/ test password is required when not generating it
      4/ test password requirements
      5/ test existing account editing with and without password change

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      1/ add new user - select "generate new password..." 2/ verify new user receives email and is forced to change password after first login 3/ test password is required when not generating it 4/ test password requirements 5/ test existing account editing with and without password change

    Description

      When a user is created manually by admin, the user is not sent a welcome email with login information. Also when an admin changes a users password there is no way to send an email with login information.

      Perhaps this could be an option under bulk user actions "Email login information" and/or a checkbox on the create/edit user page.

      See these 2 forum requests for the feature
      http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=117005
      http://moodle.org/mod/forum/post.php?reply=547725

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            skodak Petr Skoda
            biodojo Colin Matheson
            Sam Hemelryk Sam Hemelryk
            Michael de Raadt Michael de Raadt
            David Woloszyn, Huong Nguyen, Jake Dallimore, Meirza, Michael Hawkins, Raquel Ortega, Safat Shahin, Stevani Andolo, David Woloszyn, Huong Nguyen, Jake Dallimore, Meirza, Michael Hawkins, Raquel Ortega, Safat Shahin, Stevani Andolo, David Woloszyn, Huong Nguyen, Jake Dallimore, Meirza, Michael Hawkins, Raquel Ortega, Safat Shahin, Stevani Andolo
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              Updated:
              Resolved:
              18/Nov/13