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Note: To move multiple items at once from one section to another section, use The Mass Actions Block in Moodle.
The Move Icons
Use Drag and Drop to Move Items within Your Course
On your course page, click Turn editing on (green pencil icon ). Editing icons and links will appear.
- To move activities or resources:
Click and drag the Move icon () at the left of the item link. As you drag, Moodle will dim the items under the item you are dragging. Release the mouse to drop the item into a new location.
Note: If you are using the Collapsed topics format, to move an item into a collapsed section, first open the collapsed section by clicking on the small gray triangle above the section name.
To move a section:
Click and drag the Move icon () at top left of the Section. As you drag over other sections, they will dim. Release the mouse to drop the section into a new location.
Note: If you are using the Collapsed topics format, you may want to first click Collapse All (above, top right of first Section), before re-ordering sections. This makes it easier to see what you're doing.
Use the Basic Move Icon to Move Items in Your Course
On your course page, click Turn editing on (green pencil icon , top right). Editing icons and links will appear.
- Click the move icon () for the item you wish to move. Moodle uses Move to here boxes to let you place items in a new location:
- For activities and resources, Moodle will highlight the available move locations with an arrow and box.
- For sections, click Edit (far right of the section), then click Move Up () or Move Down () from the drop-down menu to move the section.