Moodle 3: Preferences & Settings: Text Editor Preferences


General Information

The Moodle text editor can be changed from its default, ATTO, to TinyMCE, which may be preferable to instructors with foreign languages.

To Edit the Text Editor:

1. Log in to Moodle and hover over your name at the top right corner of the page, then hover over the Preferences option. Then, select User.

Moodle name with preferences expanded and User option highlighted

2. Many lists of options will be displayed. Click the Editor preferences link, located in the left center area in the first list. 

editor preferences link highlighted

3. Select the desired text editor, then click Save Changes at the bottom.

Text editor dropdown list

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