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'''Please note''': You may '''not''' attach files using Moodle's message center.
 
'''Please note''': You may '''not''' attach files using Moodle's message center.
 
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| After you select the user you want to message click '''Send a message''':
 
| After you select the user you want to message click '''Send a message''':
 
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===Message Settings===
 
===Message Settings===
  
====In your ‘Administration’ block, under ‘My profile settings’, click ‘Messaging’.====
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====In your Preferences, under ‘User account’, click ‘Notification preferences’.====
  
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====The top options allow you to determine how you are notified of messages from students. ====
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====These options allow you to determine how you are notified of messages from students. ====
  
  
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Latest revision as of 14:34, 3 January 2019

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Messages

You can send Moodle messages to all people enrolled in the same course as you, including your Open Learning Faculty Member. All messages will be sent via email if the recipient is offline and/or the message will stored within Moodle's message center.

Please note: You may not attach files using Moodle's message center.

expand the left sidebar by clicking the top left button (yellow) and select Participants
Messages1.png
Messages2.png
After you select the user you want to message click Send a message:
Messages3.png
Messages4.png

Message Settings

In your Preferences, under ‘User account’, click ‘Notification preferences’.

Messages 7.png
Messages5.png


These options allow you to determine how you are notified of messages from students.

Messages6.png


Note about Replying to Messages
  • If you reply to a message from your email client (Outlook), the reply will go to the sender's email client (Outlook).
  • If you reply to a message from Moodle, the reply will be seen in Moodle and notifications will be sent according to the sender's Message Settings as shown above.