Learn@Illinois Moodle - Docking and Undocking Blocks

This page details how to manage the way blocks appear on your page.

For a permanent link to this information, please use: http://go.illinois.edu/MoodleDockBlock

Learn@Illinois allows you to customize the appearance of your course site blocks.
Note: These settings apply for your individual account, and not for an entire course.

You have three basic options: Maximized, Minimized, and Docked. Below are examples of each using the Administration block.

Maximizing blocks

  1. The default setting for a block shows all of its options. 
    Maximized Administration block screenshot
  2. If the block is minimized, then click the Show Administration block button.
    Maximizing Administration block screenshot

Minimizing blocks

  1. Click the Hide Navigation block button at the top right-hand side of the block.
    Minimizing blocks screenshot

Docking and Undocking blocks

  1. To dock a block, click the Dock Navigation block button.
    Dock navigation block button screenshot
  2. To undock a block, hover over the docked block and click the Undock Administration block button.
    Undock a block screenshot
  3. To un-dock all blocks, click Undock All Blocks button at the bottom left-hand side of the screen.

Related Topics

Moodle.org Documentation

Keywords:moodle, maximized, minimized   Doc ID:72074
Owner:ATLAS-TLT .Group:University of Illinois Liberal Arts and Sciences
Created:2017-03-27 14:23 CSTUpdated:2018-10-31 12:20 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Liberal Arts and Sciences
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