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Moodle 2.0 First Look by Mary Cooch

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What's new in appearance

There have been some quite significant changes in the way Moodle looks, as we've seen so far in this book. We'll begin with Themes:

Themes

The themes structure has been completely rewritten for Moodle 2.0.Themes that worked in 1.9 needed to be updated to work in 2.0. There is a wide variety of attractive new themes available. If you need to update your own theme or would like information on Moodle 2.0 theming, you will find the documentation at http://docs.moodle.org/en/Development:Themes_2.0 helpful

Theme settings

New to Moodle 2.0 are the following:

  • Designer Mode: Turn this on so you're not served cached versions of themes, if you are designing themes or developing code.
  • Allow theme changes in the URL: Enabling this will ...

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