If you want to add a slideshow to your Moodle, look no further. A block type plugin, Slideshow uses JQuery to handle the transition of images and ensures the DOM maintains the moving gallery on the page header.
To install, download then extract the plugin contents on
moodle/blocks. Go to the menu to set gallery (Global) configurations: maximum number of slides, and maximum file size of each slide for each slideshow of the Moodle installation.
The instance configurations (for each gallery) are:
- Transition Animation
- Time Delay
- Background Color
- Display (to place the slideshow as a block on a Moodle’s side column, or in the header)
- Image selector.
Slideshow only accepts GIF, JPG and PNG file formats.
“Paul P.” is Slideshow’s lead maintainer. He thanks Nadav Kavalerchik for contributions to the August update.
Download to install the Slideshow block from its Moodle page. It includes a list of themes with tested compatibility.
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