UVLe 3.5.12 Release Notes

UVLe 3.5.12 Release Notes

Release Date: 22 August 2020

Server Requirements

  • UVLe upgrade: UVLe 3.5.1
  • PHP version: PHP 7.0
  • PHP extension: Intl
  • MySQL charsets: full utf8 (utf8mb4)

Database Requirements

Database Minimum version Recommended
MySQL 5.5.31 Latest

Client Requirements

Browser Support

UVLe is best used with the following web browsers.

  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome

Major Features

Upgraded forum advanced activity

  • Patched security updates for forum advanced activity

Unmasking login password

  • Login password can be seen while entering/typing the password

UP zoom integration activity

  • Installed a new activity plugin for Zoom Conferencing
  • Integrated the https://up-edu.zoom.us/ license to for the Zoom activity

Tiles and Grid course layout/format

  • Added new course layouts: (1) Tiles format and (2) Grid format

Bulk user enrollment/unenrollment

  • Teachers can enroll students by uploading an excel sheet format containing a list of student email addresses

Increased Maximum upload limit per file

  • The maximum file size limit is now 100MB per file

Other Highlights

Improved Profile Preferences

  • Organized preferences into tabs, separating the main preferences and the other preferences

Improved Activities and Resources

  • Organized the list of activities into 3 tabs/categories: (1) Common Activities, (2) Gamification and (3) Other Activities
  • Organized the list of resources in a separate tabs/category called Resources

Improved Question Banks

  • Organized the list of questions into 3 tabs/categories: (1) Common Questions, (2) Other Questions and (3) Other

Improved anti-virus checking

  • File scanning is now faster

Improved basic teacher functionalities

  • Allowed basic teachers to set submission settings for assignment activities
  • Allowed basic teachers to add quiz activities and access to the question bank
  • Allowed basic teachers to use the zoom activity

Check submission for web similarities

  • (Fix) External checking for plagiarism redirection to third party application

See Also