H5P activity settings
  • 08 Mar 2024
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H5P activity settings


Article summary

When adding an H5P activity to a course, you can configure the following settings:

Setting
Description
Notes

Description

Add a description of the H5P activity here.

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Display description on the course page

If this box is ticked, the description will appear on the course page just below the activity.

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Editor

From the Editor section you can select and configure the H5P content. See H5P's documentation for more information on configuring the available elements.

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Display action bar and frameEnable this setting to add a frame and action bar to the content. This action bar includes buttons to download or embed the H5P content, and you can optionally add a button to display the activity's copyright information using the Copyright button setting.-
Copyright buttonEnable this setting if you want the copyright button to be displayed on the action bar beneath the activity. This setting can only be enabled if Display action bar and frame is enabled.-
Grade categoryThis setting controls the category in which this activity's grades are placed in the gradebook.
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Grade to passThis setting determines the minimum grade required to pass. The value is used in activity and course completion, and in the gradebook, where pass grades are highlighted in green and fail grades in red.
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Maximum gradeThis setting determines the highest possible grade for the activity.-

Common module settings

See common module settings to learn more.

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Activity completion

See activity completion to learn more.

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Restrict access

See restrict access to learn more.

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Tags

See tags to learn more.

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Plugin settings

You can configure the site-wide H5P plugin settings by going to Quick-access menu > Plugins > Activity modules > Manage activities, then clicking Settings next to H5P.

SettingDescriptionNotes
Save content stateEnable this setting to automatically save the user's progress in H5P activities, allowing users to return to an in-progress activity and pick up where they left off.-
Save content state frequencyIf the Save content state setting is enabled, this setting determines how frequently (in seconds) the user's progress will be saved.The default value is 30 seconds.
Contribute usage statisticsEnable this setting if you are willing to allow H5P to collect data from your site on how H5P is used to help improve functionality.See H5P's guidance on the data that will be collected.
Display action bar and frameEnable this setting if you want to allow users to add a frame and action bar to the content at the activity level. This action bar includes buttons to download or embed the H5P content, and you can optionally add a button to display the activity's copyright information using the Copyright button setting.-
Allow downloadDetermine whether users are able to download H5P activities. Select from the following options:
  • Never
  • Always
  • Only if user has permissions to export H5P
  • Controlled by author, default is on
  • Controlled by author, default is off
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Embed buttonThis setting determines whether the embed button is available in the action bar for H5P activities. Select from the following options:
  • Never
  • Always
  • Show only if user has permissions to embed H5P
  • Controlled by author, default is on
  • Controlled by author, default is off
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Copyright buttonEnable this setting if you want to allow users to add the copyright button (to be displayed on the action bar beneath the activity) at the activity level. This setting can only be enabled if Display action bar and frame is enabled.-
About H5P buttonEnable this setting if you want the About H5P button to be displayed on the action bar beneath the activity.-
Enable LRS dependent content typesEnable this setting to allow the use of content types that require a Learning Record Store (LRS) to function, such as the Questionnaire content type.-
H5P Hub accountClick the link to register your H5P Hub account with your Totara site.-

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