FAQ

General

Teachers


How do I log into moodle?

Login with OVGU Account

In order to log in to Moodle with an OVGU account, please open the website https://elearning.ovgu.de.
On the upper left side of the homepage in the block "LOGIN" select the button "Login with OVGU Account" (see screenshot below).
Insert your OVGU username and the corresponding password.
OVGU intern

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Login without OVGU Account

Open the website https://elearning.ovgu.de.
Have you received an external account given by a teacher, please click on the button "Login without OVGU account" on the left side in the block "LOGIN" (see screenshot below).
Insert your username and the corresponding password.
OVGU extern

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What do I, if the login fails?

If your login fails, please try the following steps:
1. Close your browser.
2. Open your browser and go to the moodle starting page https://elearning.ovgu.de.
3. On the upper left side of the homepage in the block "LOGIN" select the button "Login with OVGU Account" and insert your OVGU username and the corresponding password (see also "How do I log into moodle?").

If this does not work, please try another browser.
If your login fails, please write a short mail to the moodle support: moodlead@ovgu.de.

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How do I change my password?

A password modification is not possible on moodle. You change your password on the service portal at OVGU. The new password is valid for moodle as well.
Employees of the medical faculty, please contact the MRZ.
Users with an external account please write a short mail to the moodle support: moodlead@ovgu.de.

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I have a question, which is not answered in the FAQ-list, what should I do?

If you have a question, which is not answered in the FAQ, please write a short mail to the moodle support: moodlead@ovgu.de.

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How do I request a moodle course?

The application of moodle courses is only possible for lecturers at OVGU.

Please log in on moodle https://elearning.ovgu.de, so that you get authorized by the platform.
Please fulfil the most important information about the course:
- Name of the course
- Short name of the course (25-30 signs)
- Course category (The chair of the course)
- Reason for the course request (e.g. your course URL of https://lsf.ovgu.de/)

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How do I disable individual files in a Moodle course?

Click on "Turn editing on" in the block "ADMINISTRATION" > "Course administration". For the file you want to deactivate, click "Edit" and select "Hide".

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How do I disable a course in Moodle?

Click on "Edit settings" in the block "ADMINISTRATION" > "Course administration". Under "Visible", select "Hide" and save the settings.

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Last modified: Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 5:20 PM