Changing Settings Update

Where this block appears

Where this block appears

Settings for Where this block appears are separated into two sections.

  • Where this block appears enables the modification of the general settings for the block.
  • On this page settings enables the modification of the default settings for the visibility, location and position of the block for each individual webpage within their course website.
  1. Original block location represents the page where the block was originally created.  This is useful as the block may have been created on the front page of a website and used in activities throughout the course. This is set by the system and not editable.
  2. Display on page type determines what pages the block will be displayed on, depending on the context of the block and user permissions. Available selections include:
    • Any page
    • Any course page
    • Any type of course main page
  3. Default region determines whether the block will show on the left or right side of the page by default.
  4. Default weight determines in what order the block will appear on the page, compared to other blocks, with -10 being at the top of the page.
  5. On this page: Visible allows the user to select whether the the block is visible on each page within their website.
  6. On this page:  Region allows the user to select the position on the current page the block should appear.
  7. On this page: Weight allows the position of the block relative to other elements on the current page to be set.