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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.

Restoring your course

Once you have backed your course up you will need to Restore it. Follow the steps below to Restore your course:

Step 1:

From the drop down menu, select Restore.

From drop down menu, select Restore.


Step 2:

Either drag and drop the backup file to add them or select “Choose a file…” and select the backup file. Then, select Restore.

Step 3

You will confirm the initial backup settings on this page. You can scroll down and select Continue.

Confirm initial setting


Step 4

Scroll all the way to the bottom of the screen and hit Continue.

Scroll to the bottom of page and click "Continue."


Step 5

Scroll to the heading Restore into this course, select the radio button "Merge the backup course into this course.", and then hit "Continue."

Scroll to Restore into this course, select merge backup into this course, and hit continue.

Step 6

Scroll to the bottom and hit "Next."

scroll to the bottom and click next.

Step 7

This page is where you can select what to import and what not to import. Leave everything checked off if you are importing to a black shell.

 Scroll to the bottom of the screen and click "next."

Step 8

Scroll to the bottom of this page and click "Perform restore."

scroll down the page and hit Perform Restore.

Step 9

Once you click "Perform restore" the course will begin importing. 

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