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Moodle Guide

The development of this guide is ongoing; we will continue adding Moodle LMS Tips, Guides, and Instructions. On the left-hand sidebar, you will find a list of Moodle LMS features or options. To learn more about that option or feature, click on the link.


A label serves as a spacer on a Moodle course page.It can be used to add text,images, multimedia or code in between other resources in the different sections. It is a very versatile resource and can help to improve the appearance of a course if used thoughtfully. Banners or descriptions may be added to labels to distinguish between and highlight different areas. (Note that excessive use of multimedia (sound,video) in labels can slow down the loading of a course page.")

Step 1

From the Add an Activity or Resource Pop-up window select Text and Media Area.

Choose Label from the Activities and Resources Pop-up.

Step 2

Type your text in the textbox area provided.
Note. There is no area to add a title or name to this resource. Additionally,

Type your text in the textbox area.



How do you Use a Text and Media Area??

Where would you use a Label?


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