Show/Hide Moodle Blocks

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This article explains how to show/hide blocks that you may have added (or added by the administrator) to your Moodle course. Blocks are items that are added to the side of any Moodle page. This can include blocks for your calendar, activities, course summaries, etc. 

1. From the course home page, click on the green editing icon in the upper left cornerMoodle home page with circle around green edit button

2. Find the block you would like to hide/show and click on the gear icon in the upper right corner found on the block

Block shown with circle around settings icon

3. In the drop-down menu, click on "Hide [name of block]" to hide the block or "Show [name of block]" to show the block. 

If a block is shown, only the "Hide" option will be shown. If the block is already hidden (in grey) you will have the option to "Show"

Settings panel with hide line of text circled.


block shown with show option circled.

4. Once completed, turn off editing by clicking the red icon in the upper left

Editing button circled with red circle.


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