Uploaded image for project: 'Moodle'
  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-51361

Make default settings for imports configurable

    XMLWordPrintable

Details

    • Improvement
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Minor
    • 3.2
    • 2.9.1, 3.2
    • Backup
    • MOODLE_29_STABLE, MOODLE_32_STABLE
    • MOODLE_32_STABLE
    • Hide
      • Log in as administrator
      • Go to Site adminitration -> Courses -> Backups -> General backup defaults
      • VERIFY: List of settings contains "Include calendar events" and "Include competencies"
      • Go to Site adminitration -> Courses -> Backups -> Automated backup setup
      • VERIFY: List of settings contains "Include calendar events" and "Include competencies"
      • Go to Site adminitration -> Courses -> Backups -> General import defaults
      • VERIFY: A list of options is shown under the heading "General import settings"
      • Tick the box "Include activities and resources" but untick the box "Include blocks"
      • Click "Save changes"
      • Go to any course (create an empty one if needed)
      • Click Course administration -> Import
      • Select a course from the list and click "Continue"
      • VERIFY: On the following screen, "Include activities and resources" is ticked but "Include blocks" is not ticked.
      Show
      Log in as administrator Go to Site adminitration -> Courses -> Backups -> General backup defaults VERIFY: List of settings contains "Include calendar events" and "Include competencies" Go to Site adminitration -> Courses -> Backups -> Automated backup setup VERIFY: List of settings contains "Include calendar events" and "Include competencies" Go to Site adminitration -> Courses -> Backups -> General import defaults VERIFY: A list of options is shown under the heading "General import settings" Tick the box "Include activities and resources" but untick the box "Include blocks" Click "Save changes" Go to any course (create an empty one if needed) Click Course administration -> Import Select a course from the list and click "Continue" VERIFY: On the following screen, "Include activities and resources" is ticked but "Include blocks" is not ticked.

    Description

      In the "General backup defaults" admin screen, there's a section "General backup settings", which servers to set the default values for the various tickboxes in the backup settings ("Include blocks", "Include filters", etc.).

      Corresponding settings exist in the "Automated backup setup" admin screen but not in the "General import settings" screen.

      However, being able to specify the default tick box values for imports would be a very useful feature. In our setting, for example, course imports should normally not copy groups and groupings over, but users often miss this point since the default box value is "yes".

      Attachments

        Issue Links

          Activity

            People

              bostelm Henning Bostelmann
              bostelm Henning Bostelmann
              Adrian Greeve Adrian Greeve
              Andrew Lyons Andrew Lyons
              Simey Lameze Simey Lameze
              Votes:
              0 Vote for this issue
              Watchers:
              5 Start watching this issue

              Dates

                Created:
                Updated:
                Resolved:

                Clockify

                  Error rendering 'clockify-timesheets-time-tracking-reports:timer-sidebar'. Please contact your Jira administrators.