• Labster LTI tool must have been enabled and configured by the Moodle administrator at your institution according to instructions here.
  • You must have teacher or administrator credentials to be able to edit the course.
  • You must have received a 6-digit license code created specifically for your course along with the simulation URLs from Labster customer success team.

Step by Step Instructions

  1. Log in to Moodle as an Administrator or Teacher
  2. Go to Courses and select a previously created course
  3. On the Administration panel on the left side of the screen, scroll down and select Restore
  4. Under Import a backup file, click on Choose a File and browse your computer for the .zip file of your Labster Common Cartridge
  • Attachment: Choose File
  • Save as: Labster
  • Author:
  • Choose License: All rights reserved
  • Click Upload this File
  • Click on the .zip file

5. Click the Restore button

6. On the Backup details screen, press the Continue button

7. On the 2.Destination step, choose one of the following options:

> To input the file to a new course, click on Restore as a new course:

  • Select Restore as a new course
  • Select the intended category
  • Select the Continue button

> To add more simulations to the selected course, click on Restore into this course:

  • Select Merge the backup course into this course
  • Select the Continue button

> To add more simulations to another existing course, click on Restore into an existing course:

  • Select Merge the backup course into the existing course
  • Select or Search the intended Course on the Select a course option
  • Select the Continue button

8. On 3. Settings > Restore settings section, select the following check boxes:

Include enrollment methods: do not check

Include activities and resources: check

Include blocks: check

Include groups and groupings: check

9. Click the Next button

10. Under Course settings: You make the choice

Note: In this section, you can choose whether to overwrite the existing data of the course (course name, start date, selected simulations). The course will be created as per your input data.

11. Under Restore settings, scroll down and click Perform Restore

12. Under the Complete section, click the Continue button

Congratulations! Now you have completed the common cartridge import. Please proceed to the next section to finish setting up your course.

Integration Guide

The video above is solely for instructional purposes and it aims to show you the process based on the written instructions. To get your own copy, please click Get the guide button, open the document and click "File > Download as" and download the document. 

Please do not hesitate to reach out to our support team if you have any questions or are in need of assistance. 



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