Moodle 3: Blocks: CPS: User Preferences

The user preference link area currently allows instructors to change their first name as it appears on their courses and user profile for future courses.

Change the User Preferences

1. Log on to Moodle.

2. Click the User Preferences link, located in the Course Preferences Block on the Home level of Moodle.

user preferences link in the course preferences block

3. Type the new first name that you would like to appear on Moodle. Click the Save Changes button.

preferred firstname field box with the save changes button highlighted.

NOTE: The custom first name will only appear on courses that are created after this preference is set. It will not apply to courses that have already been created.


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