Moodle 3: Download Materials Block

The Download Materials block provides a way to download multiple files from a Moodle course at one time. You may choose to download files from a single section or from the entire course. If the block has been added to the course, it will be available to both instructors and students. However, students will only be able to download files that are not hidden from them in the course.

To Add the Download Materials Block to a Course:

1. Log in to Moodle and click on the course.

2. Click the Edit button in the top right-hand corner of your course. 

the edit button

3. From the Add a Block dropdown menu, select the Download materials option.

Adding a block in moodle 3

4. The Download Materials block should appear.

The download materials block

5. Use the drop down list to choose a single section or all files in a course. Click the Download button after you have made your selection.

Choosing a topic in the dropdown list, with the download button shown at the right

6. You will now be prompted to save a .zip file to your computer.


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