Moodle 3: Activities & Resources: How to Export Forum Posts


Exporting Forum Posts

**NOTE:  Before you can export your forum posts, you must first add the Export Forum block to the front page of your course.  Click to find out How to Add the Export Forum Block.**

1. Add the Export Forum Block, if you do not already have it.  View information on How to Add the Export Forum Block here.

2. Click Export Forum.  

Export Forum option

3. Select the Forum to Export from the drop-down box.

the dropdown menus to choose the forum and discussions you wish to export.

4. Select the Discussion to Export.  (You may also export ALL Discussions together.)

5. If you want posts to be anonymous, click the Anonymize check-box. If this option is chosen, students will be referenced by a number, not their name.

6. Click Export at the bottom center of the page.


Add the Export Forum Block

1. Open the Moodle.

2. Click the Edit button, located in the upper right of your screen on your course front page.

Edit button

3. Find the Add a Block block.  Select Export Forum from the dropdown menu.

Add a Block option

4. Return to the top of this article.

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