Configuring REST API Plugin with Moodle Follow

Overview

The REST API Plugin offers tight integration with Moodle, supporting meeting creation, synchronization, grading, and backup/restoration. More information can be found here.

Prerequisites

  • Pro, Business, Education, or API Partner plan
  • You must have access to our REST API
  • Moodle admin access

Instructions

  1. Login to Moodle as an administrator.
  2. Select Site Administration on the left.
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  3. Click the Plugins tab.
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  4. Click Install plugins.
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  5. Install the plugin via ZIP file. The ZIP file can be found here. 
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  6. Select Continue on the installation page.
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  7. Click Upgrade Moodle database now to install the plugin. 
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  8. You will be notified it was installed successfully. Click Continue.
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  9. Gather the REST API Key and Secret from the developer portal.
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  10. Complete the Moodle Settings:
    • Zoom API url: Leave this as the default.
    • Zoom API key: Copy this from the Zoom API credentials.
    • Zoom API secret: Copy this from the Zoom API credentials.
    • Zoom home page URL: This is your Vanity URL landing page or https://zoom.us if you do not have a Vanity URL.
    • Login types: Hold down CTRL on PC or Cmd on Mac to select all options except API. 
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  11. After saving changes, verify the plugin has installed by selecting Site Administration.
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  12. Select Plugins.
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  13. Under Activity Modules, select Zoom meeting.Screen_Shot_2017-12-28_at_2.54.29_PM.png
  14. The page will show the following message if installed properly
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Usage

Follow the documentation found here to use the REST API Plugin within Moodle.

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