I don't know if this is the correct site for this.

I would like to have an efficient way to download all the files that in a course. As a student I can of course not change anything about the Moodle installation.

  • I’m sure not many users are familiar with Moodle. Could you perhaps provide a (partial) screenshot of the page were course files are available for download? Are the links direct links to the files?
    – Daniel B
    Sep 15, 2020 at 15:01
  • Have you asked the course administrator/instructor? Do you have permission to download them?
    – DavidPostill
    Sep 15, 2020 at 16:20

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The best way I found was to use the DownThemAll! Firefox extension. Go to the course page, fast filter for resource/view.php, check the All files and Disable others boxes. That way I was able to download all files, including source code text files which might have odd file extensions.

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