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+This directory contains all the strings and texts needed
+to render a Moodle site in a particular language.
+The default language is English. If a string is missing
+for any reason from another language, then the English
+version will be used.
+Note that each installed module should have a file here,
+as well as the main file which is called "moodle.php".
+The "help" directory contains whole pages written in HTML,
+and the "docs" directory contains other miscellaneous
+If you are thinking of translating Moodle to another language,
+please contact me so I can help you!
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+<?PHP // $Id$
+ // assignment.php - created with Moodle 1.0.5 dev (2002092300)
+$string['allowresubmit'] = "Allow resubmitting";
+$string['assignmentdetails'] = "Assignment details";
+$string['assignmentname'] = "Assignment name";
+$string['assignmenttype'] = "Assignment type";
+$string['description'] = "Description";
+$string['duedate'] = "Due date";
+$string['early'] = "\$a early";
+$string['failedupdatefeedback'] = "Failed to update submission feedback for user \$a";
+$string['feedbackupdated'] = "Submissions feedback updated for \$a people";
+$string['late'] = "\$a late";
+$string['maximumgrade'] = "Maximum grade";
+$string['maximumsize'] = "Maximum size";
+$string['modulename'] = "Assignment";
+$string['modulenameplural'] = "Assignments";
+$string['newsubmissions'] = "Assignments submitted";
+$string['notsubmittedyet'] = "Not submitted yet";
+$string['overwritewarning'] = "Warning: uploading again will REPLACE your current submission";
+$string['submissionfeedback'] = "Submission feedback";
+$string['submissions'] = "Submissions";
+$string['submitassignment'] = "Submit your assignment using this form";
+$string['submitted'] = "Submitted";
+$string['typeoffline'] = "Offline activity";
+$string['typeuploadsingle'] = "Upload a single file";
+$string['uploadbadname'] = "This filename contained strange characters and couldn't be uploaded";
+$string['uploadedfiles'] = "uploaded files";
+$string['uploaderror'] = "An error happened while saving the file on the server";
+$string['uploadfailnoupdate'] = "File was uploaded OK but could not update your submission!";
+$string['uploadfiletoobig'] = "Sorry, but that file is too big (limit is \$a bytes)";
+$string['uploadnofilefound'] = "No file was found - are you sure you selected one to upload?";
+$string['uploadnotregistered'] = "'\$a' was uploaded OK but submission did not register!";
+$string['uploadsuccess'] = "Uploaded '\$a' successfully";
+$string['viewfeedback'] = "View assignment grades and feedback";
+$string['viewsubmissions'] = "View \$a submitted assignments";
+$string['yoursubmission'] = "Your submission";
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+<?PHP // $Id$
+ // auth.php - created with Moodle beta (2002112001)
+$string['auth_dbdescription'] = "This method uses an external database table to check whether a given username and password is valid. If the account is a new one, then information from other fields may also be copied across into Moodle.";
+$string['auth_dbextrafields'] = "These fields are optional. You can choose to pre-fill some Moodle user fields with information from the <B>external database fields</B> that you specify here. <P>If you leave these blank, then defaults will be used.<P>In either case, the user will be able to edit all of these fields after they log in.";
+$string['auth_dbfieldpass'] = "Name of the field containing passwords";
+$string['auth_dbfielduser'] = "Name of the field containing usernames";
+$string['auth_dbhost'] = "The computer hosting the database server.";
+$string['auth_dbname'] = "Name of the database itself";
+$string['auth_dbpass'] = "Password matching the above username";
+$string['auth_dbtable'] = "Name of the table in the database";
+$string['auth_dbtitle'] = "Use an external database";
+$string['auth_dbtype'] = "The database type (See the <A HREF=../lib/adodb/readme.htm#drivers>ADOdb documentation</A> for details)";
+$string['auth_dbuser'] = "Username with read access to the database";
+$string['auth_emaildescription'] = "Email confirmation is the default authentication method. When the user signs up, choosing their own new username and password, a confirmation email is sent to the user's email address. This email contains a secure link to a page where the user can confirm their account. Future logins just check the username and password against the stored values in the Moodle database.";
+$string['auth_emailtitle'] = "Email-based authentication";
+$string['auth_imapdescription'] = "This method uses an IMAP server to check whether a given username and password is valid.";
+$string['auth_imaphost'] = "The IMAP server address. Use the IP number, not DNS name.";
+$string['auth_imapport'] = "IMAP server port number. Usually this is 143 or 993.";
+$string['auth_imaptitle'] = "Use an IMAP server";
+$string['auth_imaptype'] = "The IMAP server type. IMAP servers can have different types of authentication and negotiation.";
+$string['instructions'] = "Instructions";
+$string['auth_ldap_bind_dn'] = "If you want to use bind-user to search users, specify it here. Someting like 'cn=ldapuser,ou=public,o=org'";
+$string['auth_ldap_bind_pw'] = "Password for bind-user.";
+$string['auth_ldap_contexts'] = "List of contexts where users are located. Separate different contexts with ';'. For example: 'ou=users,o=org; ou=others,o=org'";
+$string['auth_ldap_host_url'] = "Specify LDAP host in URL-form like 'ldap://' or 'ldaps://' ";
+$string['auth_ldap_search_sub'] = "Put value &lt;&gt; 0 if you like to search users from subcontexts.";
+$string['auth_ldap_update_userinfo'] = "Update user information (firstname, lastname, address..) from LDAP to Moodle. Look at /auth/ldap/attr_mappings.php for mapping information";
+$string['auth_ldap_user_attribute'] = "The attribute used to name/search users. Usually 'cn'.";
+$string['auth_ldapdescription'] = "This method provides authentication against an external LDAP server.
+ If the given username and password are valid, Moodle creates a new user
+ entry in its database. This module can read user attributes from LDAP and prefill
+ wanted fields in Moodle. For following logins only the username and
+ password are checked.";
+$string['auth_ldapextrafields'] = "These fields are optional. You can choose to pre-fill some Moodle user fields with information from the <B>LDAP fields</B> that you specify here. <P>If you leave these fields blank, then nothing will be transferred from LDAP and Moodle defaults will be used instead.<P>In either case, the user will be able to edit all of these fields after they log in.";
+$string['auth_ldaptitle'] = "Use an LDAP server";
+$string['auth_nntpdescription'] = "This method uses an NNTP server to check whether a given username and password is valid.";
+$string['auth_nntphost'] = "The NNTP server address. Use the IP number, not DNS name.";
+$string['auth_nntpport'] = "Server port (119 is the most common)";
+$string['auth_nntptitle'] = "Use an NNTP server";
+$string['auth_nonedescription'] = "Users can sign in and create valid accounts immediately, with no authentication against an external server and no confirmation via email. Be careful using this option - think of the security and administration problems this could cause.";
+$string['auth_nonetitle'] = "No authentication";
+$string['auth_pop3description'] = "This method uses a POP3 server to check whether a given username and password is valid.";
+$string['auth_pop3host'] = "The POP3 server address. Use the IP number, not DNS name.";
+$string['auth_pop3port'] = "Server port (110 is the most common)";
+$string['auth_pop3title'] = "Use a POP3 server";
+$string['auth_pop3type'] = "Server type. If your server uses certificate security, choose pop3cert.";
+$string['authenticationoptions'] = "Authentication options";
+$string['authinstructions'] = "Here you can provide instructions for your users, so they know which username and password they should be using. The text you enter here will appear on the login page. If you leave this blank then no instructions will be printed.";
+$string['changepassword'] = "Change password URL";
+$string['changepasswordhelp'] = "Here you can specify a location at which your users can recover or change their username/password if they've forgotten it. This will be provided to users as a button on the login page and their user page. if you leave this blank the button will not be printed.";
+$string['chooseauthmethod'] = "Choose an authentication method: ";
+$string['guestloginbutton'] = "Guest login button";
+$string['showguestlogin'] = "You can hide or show the guest login button on the login page.";
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+<?PHP // $Id$
+$string['modulename'] = "Choice";
+$string['modulenameplural'] = "Choices";
+$string['answered'] = "Answered";
+$string['choice'] = "Choice \$a";
+$string['choicename'] = "Choice name";
+$string['choicetext'] = "Choice text";
+$string['notanswered'] = "Not answered yet";
+$string['responses'] = "Responses";
+$string['responsesto'] = "Responses to \$a";
+$string['savemychoice'] = "Save my choice";
+$string['viewallresponses'] = "View \$a responses";
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+IN THIS DIRECTORY unless you REALLY know what
+you are doing.
+Changing these files could mess up your course.
+This directory contains files uploaded to your
+course within particular modules (mostly by
+students), such as assignment submissions and
+forum attachments.
+The names of the directories and files within
+this directory are very specific and are
+automatically maintained by Moodle.
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+<?PHP // $Id$
+$string['modulename'] = "Forum";
+$string['modulenameplural'] = "Forums";
+$string['addanewdiscussion'] = "Add a new discussion topic";
+$string['allowchoice'] = "Allow everyone to choose";
+$string['allowdiscussions'] = "Can a \$a post to this forum?";
+$string['allowratings'] = "Allow posts to be rated?";
+$string['allowsdiscussions'] = "This forum allows each person to start one discussion topic.";
+$string['anyfile'] = "Any file";
+$string['attachment'] = "Attachment";
+$string['bynameondate'] = "by \$a->name - \$a->date";
+$string['couldnotadd'] = "Could not add your post due to an unknown error";
+$string['couldnotdeleteratings'] = "Sorry, that cannot be deleted as people have already rated it";
+$string['couldnotdeletereplies'] = "Sorry, that cannot be deleted as people have already responded to it";
+$string['couldnotupdate'] = "Could not update your post due to an unknown error";
+$string['delete'] = "Delete";
+$string['deleteddiscussion'] = "The discussion topic has been deleted";
+$string['deletedpost'] = "The post has been deleted";
+$string['deletesure'] = "Are you sure you want to delete this post?";
+$string['discussion'] = "Discussion";
+$string['discussions'] = "Discussions";
+$string['discussionsstartedby'] = "Discussions started by \$a";
+$string['discussthistopic'] = "Discuss this topic";
+$string['eachuserforum'] = "Each person posts one discussion";
+$string['edit'] = "Edit";
+$string['editing'] = "Editing";
+$string['emptymessage'] = "Something was wrong with your post. Perhaps you left it blank, or the attachment was too big. Your changes have NOT been saved.";
+$string['everyonecanchoose'] = "Everyone can choose to be subscribed";
+$string['everyoneissubscribed'] = "Everyone is subscribed to this forum";
+$string['forcesubscribe'] = "Force everyone to be subscribed";
+$string['forcesubscribeq'] = "Force everyone to be subscribed?";
+$string['forum'] = "Forum";
+$string['forumintro'] = "Forum introduction";
+$string['forumname'] = "Forum name";
+$string['forums'] = "Forums";
+$string['forumtype'] = "Forum type";
+$string['generalforum'] = "Standard forum for general use";
+$string['generalforums'] = "General forums";
+$string['inforum'] = "in \$a";
+$string['intronews'] = "General news and announcements";
+$string['introsocial'] = "An open forum for chatting about anything you want to";
+$string['introteacher'] = "A forum for teacher-only notes and discussion";
+$string['learningforums'] = "Learning forums";
+$string['maxtimehaspassed'] = "Sorry, but the maximum time for editing this post (\$a) has passed!";
+$string['message'] = "Message";
+$string['modeflatoldestfirst'] = "Display replies flat, with oldest first";
+$string['modeflatnewestfirst'] = "Display replies flat, with newest first";
+$string['modenested'] = "Display replies in nested form";
+$string['modethreaded'] = "Display replies in threaded form";
+$string['more'] = "more";
+$string['namenews'] = "News forum";
+$string['namesocial'] = "Social forum";
+$string['nameteacher'] = "Teacher forum";
+$string['newforumposts'] = "New forum posts";
+$string['nodiscussions'] = "There are no discussion topics yet in this forum";
+$string['noguestpost'] = "Sorry, guests are not allowed to post";
+$string['noposts'] = "No posts";
+$string['nopostscontaining'] = "No posts containing '\$a' were found";
+$string['nosubscribers'] = "There are no subscribers yet for this forum";
+$string['nownotsubscribed'] = "\$a->name will NOT receive copies of '\$a->forum' by email.";
+$string['nowsubscribed'] = "\$a->name will receive copies of '\$a->forum' by email.";
+$string['numposts'] = "\$a posts";
+$string['olderdiscussions'] = "Older discussions";
+$string['openmode0'] = "No discussions, no replies";
+$string['openmode1'] = "No discussions, but replies are allowed";
+$string['openmode2'] = "Discussions and replies are allowed";
+$string['parentofthispost'] = "Parent of this post";
+$string['postadded'] = "Your post was successfully added.<P>You have \$a to edit it if you want to make any changes.";
+$string['postincontext'] = "See this post in context";
+$string['postmailinfo'] = "This is a copy of a message posted on the \$a website.
+To add your reply via the website, click on this link:";
+$string['postingtip'] = "<B>Posting tips:</B>
+When replying:
+<LI>read their post carefully and empathically
+<LI>look for things you can comment on
+While writing:
+<LI>keep your posts short and on-topic
+<LI>explain your own ideas clearly
+<LI>think of questions you can ask
+$string['postrating1'] = "Shows mostly SEPARATE knowing";
+$string['postrating2'] = "Equally separate and connected";
+$string['postrating3'] = "Shows mostly CONNECTED knowing";
+$string['postupdated'] = "Your post was updated";
+$string['processingpost'] = "Processing post \$a";
+$string['rate'] = "Rate";
+$string['ratings'] = "Ratings";
+$string['readtherest'] = "Read the rest of this topic";
+$string['re'] = "Re:"; // Put in front of subjects that are replies to another post
+$string['repliesmany'] = "\$a replies so far";
+$string['repliesone'] = "\$a reply so far";
+$string['reply'] = "Reply";
+$string['search'] = "Search";
+$string['searchresults'] = "Search results";
+$string['searchforums'] = "Search forums";
+$string['sendinratings'] = "Send in my latest ratings";
+$string['showsubscribers'] = "Show subscribers";
+$string['singleforum'] = "A single simple discussion";
+$string['subject'] = "Subject";
+$string['subscribe'] = "Subscribe to this forum";
+$string['subscribed'] = "Subscribed";
+$string['subscribers'] = "Subscribers";
+$string['subscribersto'] = "Subscribers to '\$a'";
+$string['unsubscribe'] = "Unsubscribe from this forum";
+$string['youratedthis'] = "You rated this";
+$string['yournewtopic'] = "Your new discussion topic";
+$string['yourreply'] = "Your reply";
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+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Assignment Type</B></P>
+<P>There are different types of assignments</P>
+<P><B>Offline activity</B> - this is useful when the assignment is performed outside
+of Moodle. Students can see a description of the assignment, but can't upload files or anything.
+Teachers can grade all students though, and students will see notifications of their grades.
+<P><B>Upload a single file</B> - this type of assignment allows all students to upload a
+single file, of any type. This might be a Word processor document, or an image, a
+zipped web site, or anything you ask them to submit. Teachers can grade submitted
+assignments online.
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+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Resubmitting assignments</B></P>
+<P>By default, students cannot resubmit assignments once the teacher has graded them</P>
+<P>If you turn this option on, then students will be allowed to resubmit assignments
+ after they have been graded (for you to re-grade). This may be useful if the
+ teacher wants to encourage students to do better work in an iterative process.</P>
+<P>Obviously, this option is not relevant for offline assignments.</P>
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+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Choice options</B></P>
+<P>Here is where you specify the options that participants
+ have to choose from.
+<P>You can fill in any number of these: it's OK to leave some blank
+ if you don't need the full 6 options.
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+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Course Categories</B></P>
+<P>Your Moodle administrator may have set up several
+ course categories.
+<P>For example, "Science", "Humanities", "Public Health" etc
+<P>Choose the one most applicable for your course. This
+ choice will affect where your course is displayed on the
+ course listing and may make it easier for students to
+ find your course.
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+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Moodle course formats</B></P>
+<P><B>Weekly format</B></P>
+The course is organised week by week, with a clear start date and a finish date.
+Each week consists of activities. Some of them, like journals, may have
+"open windows" of, say, two weeks after which they become unavailable.
+<P><B>Topics format</B></P>
+Very similar to the weekly format, except that each "week" is called a topic.
+A "topic" is not restricted to any time limit. You don't need to specify any
+<P><B>Social format</B></P>
+This format is oriented around one main forum, the Social forum, which appears
+listed on the main page. It is useful for situations that are more freeform.
+They may not even be courses. For example, it could be used as a departmental
+notice board.
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+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Course Full name</B></P>
+<P>The full name of the course is displayed at the top of the screen and in the course listings.</P>
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+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Course News Items</B></P>
+<P>A special forum called "News" appears in the
+ "weekly" and "topics" course formats. It's
+ a good place to post notices for all students
+ to see. (By default, all students are subscribed
+ to this forum, and will receive your notices by
+ email.)
+<P>This setting determines how many recent items
+ appear on your course home page, in a news box
+ down the right-hand side.
+<P>If you set it to "0 news items" then the news
+ box won't even appear.
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+<P ALIGN=CENTER><B>Course Number of Weeks/Topics</B></P>
+<P>This setting is only used by the 'weekly' and 'topics'
+ course formats.
+<P>In the 'weekly' format, it specifies the number of weeks
+ that the course will run for, starting from the
+ course starting date.
+<P>In the 'topics' format, it specifies the number of topics
+ in the course.
+<P>Both of these translate to the number of "boxes" down the
+ middle of the course page.
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