Moodle: Simple Restore

Simple Restore allows you to restore content from a Moodle backup file into your current course and is accessed from Course Tools.  The Course Tools link is located at the bottom of the left sidebar on your course main page.  Click the Course Tools link and the Simple Restore block can be found near the bottom right of the screen (you will need to scroll down in order to see it) 

Simple Restore block on Course Tools page

Simple Restore provides 2 options for restoring content into your course:

If you have made recent changes to the course containing the source content, you may need to create a new backup file.

For video instructions on using Simple Restore in your Moodle course, please see the following:  Restoring / Importing a Course From a Backup.

Support & Training

The Faculty Technology Center (FTC) provides Moodle support by email, by phone, or live through Zoom. For contact information, please see the article Faculty Technology Center: LSU Overview. To connect through Zoom and for further information on support services and training, see the LSU Online & Continuing Education Faculty Resources & Support page.

The FTC also provides just-in-time faculty training opportunities and recorded training sessions. Attending at least one training session for Moodle upgrades is highly recommended. For a comprehensive list of available workshops and recordings, please see the LSU Online & Continuing Education Technology Training page.

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