Showing posts with label Moodle. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Moodle. Show all posts

Monday, 21 January 2013

Combining Twitter Bootstrap with Moodle

Moodle is an excellent LMS and Twitter Bootstrap an excellent page design framework so why not put them both together. Here's how.

Create a new theme location on your moodle installation by following these instructions.
You may suffer your new theme appearing with the name [[pluginname]]. If so, follow these instructions
Download the Twitter Bootstrap theme from
Copy the contents of your downloaded theme into this directory.
Finally, you want to be in a situation where you can make your own small tweaks.
Open /theme/bootstrap/config.php
Add 'user_styles' to the end of the '$THEME->sheets' array.
Now create a file called /theme/bootstrap/style/user_styles.css. You can now put your tweaks in there such as:


Thursday, 2 December 2010

Complete mess up of the Moodle layout

I have been adding the Google Feed reader to my Moodle setup. One line which has been repeated a few times in the standard CSS makes a real mess of things. The culprit is white-space:nowrap. I shall be avoiding using this line in my own CSS.