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  2. MDL-67846

Add name of user to fields included in forum exports

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    • MOODLE_39_STABLE
    • MOODLE_39_STABLE
    • MDL-67846-master
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      Setup

      You'll need:

      • A course with few enrolled users.
      • A forum activity with few a post and few replies from different users.
      • Change fullnamedisplay setting to firstname and save.
      Test
      1. Log in as t1 and go to that forum.
      2. In the cog, click Export.
      3. Click on Export button and verify the exported data.
      4. Make sure there's a new field called userfullname.
      5. Make sure the exported userfullname contains both the users' firstname and lastname
      6. Log in as admin (in a separated browser/incoginito mode)
      7. Go to > Site administration > Users > Permissions > Define roles
      8. Edit teacher role and unassign moodle/site:viewfullnames capability.
      9. In the teacher tab/window, click Export button again.
      10. Open the exported file.
      11. Make sure the userfullname field has been exported, and that it only contains the user's first name
      12. In the admin tab, assign that capability back to teacher.
      13. In the teacher tab/window, click Export button again.
      14. Open the exported file.
      15. Make sure the userfullname field has been exported.
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      Setup You'll need: A course with few enrolled users. A forum activity with few a post and few replies from different users. Change fullnamedisplay setting to firstname and save. Test Log in as t1 and go to that forum. In the cog, click Export . Click on Export button and verify the exported data. Make sure there's a new field called userfullname . Make sure the exported userfullname contains both the users' firstname and lastname Log in as admin (in a separated browser/incoginito mode) Go to > Site administration > Users > Permissions > Define roles Edit teacher role and unassign moodle/site:viewfullnames capability. In the teacher tab/window, click Export button again. Open the exported file. Make sure the userfullname field has been exported, and that it only contains the user's first name In the admin tab , assign that capability back to teacher. In the teacher tab/window, click Export button again. Open the exported file. Make sure the userfullname field has been exported.
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    • International 3.9 - Sprint 5, International 3.9 - Sprint 6

    Description

      When exporting a forum (discussions) to a CSV, Excel etc, it only includes the user ID field which is of little/no use to teachers/instructors. It would be great to include the user's names etc.

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            lameze Simey Lameze
            chris.pratt Chris Pratt
            Michael Hawkins Michael Hawkins
            Jun Pataleta Jun Pataleta
            Janelle Barcega Janelle Barcega
            Andrew Lyons, Huong Nguyen, Jun Pataleta, Michael Hawkins, Shamim Rezaie, Simey Lameze, Stevani Andolo
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              15/Jun/20

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