Moodle Buddy

Moodle Buddy

Moodle Buddy offers mass file download and notification functionality to the moodle learning management platform. Students see updates to their courses immediately and can download all learning materials with just one click.

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What is Moodle Buddy?

"Moodle Buddy" is an innovative Firefox add-on designed to streamline and enhance the Moodle learning platform experience. It allows mass file downloads and offers instant notifications for course updates, making resource retrieval simple and efficient. Moodle Buddy scans Moodle courses for new resources or activities and lets students download all course materials with a single click. It prioritizes user privacy and does not collect any login data or resources.

Users: 652 ▲ 14
Rating: 4.96 (76)
Version: 1.53 (Last updated: 2021-12-14)
Creation date: 2019-12-25
Weekly download count: 27
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: Moderate risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • <all_urls>
  • activeTab
  • downloads
  • storage
Size: 595.43K
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You are a student/teacher and your university uses Moodle as their learning management platform? You frequently use Moodle to access course material? You are tired of missing updates and downloading every file one at a time?

This browser plugin will save you a lot of time! It will scan your Moodle courses for all available resources (PDF documents, etc.) and allow you to download them all at once.

Furthermore, Moodle Buddy scans your courses for any updates and shows them to you. You can immediately download new resources from your Moodle Dashboard via the plugin.

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How to use

  1. Log into your university's Moodle system
  2. Visit any of the following Moodle webpages:
    • Moodle Dashboard/Course Overview (URL ending on /my)
    • Any Moodle course page (URL includes /course)
    • Moodle video page (URL includes /videoservice)
  3. Click the Moodle Buddy icon in the extension bar of your browser
  4. Explore all the features Moodle Buddy has to offer
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User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Saves a significant amount of time
  • Bypasses restrictions set by site administrators
  • Simple and ease of usage (user-friendly)
  • Enables bulk downloading of course materials
  • Highly beneficial for both students and teachers
    Most mentioned
    • Time-saving
    • Ease of setup and use
    • Ability to download entire courses
    • Utility for both students and educators
    • Efficient download and organization of course materials
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    Risk impact

    Moodle Buddy may not be safe to use and it requires some risky permissions. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing.

    Risk likelihood

    Moodle Buddy has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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