Virtual Learning Environment Specialists
Welcome to PriorsVLE, providing technical and consultancy services to help you with your VLE. We have experience and expertise working with Moodle. We’ve worked extensively with Linux and Microsoft Windows server systems. The database systems we can support are MySQL (and MariaDB), SQL Server and PostgreSQL. If you have a technical requirement you wish to discuss, please get in touch!
Overview You can host your Moodle site on Microsoft Windows Server. The key to this is configuring PHP for use with Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS). In this blog post we cover one issue we often encounter: configuring PHP's upload_tmp_dir setting so that...read more
Introduction If you're managing your users within Moodle — as opposed to using external services like Active Directory or a management database — then you have the option of enforcing an expiry period for user passwords. This blog post looks at the use of this policy...read more
Introduction An issue that comes up every so often is a requirement to manage and authenticate users in Moodle from WordPress. Both Moodle and WordPress can be found on the same systems as they both use PHP and may share a database instance. Moodle even has the...read more
Moodle’s site log report (Site administration → Reports → Logs) contains a comprehensive list of the activity on your site. Recorded actions include learners’ use of activities, site administration changes, and background tasks such as those performed by scheduled tasks. By default these entries accumulate over time requiring increasing amounts of storage. This blog post covers the settings governing Moodle’s site logs and includes recommendations for maintaining your site.read more