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Moving content from a previous Moodle site to a new one is a two-part process.  First, you create a backup file of the content on the old site.  Then, you restore it to the new site.

The Carleton Moodle archives can be found at  These sites are accessible on-campus only or from off campus via the VPN.

Note: If you are backing up a course from AY 2011-12 or earlier, please see this page with instructions on how to create a backup in Moodle 1.9.


Watch this screencast to learn how to create a backup file from a Moodle course from AY 2012-13.


This screencast demonstrates how to Restore your backup file in Moodle 2.4.

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