Please download the plugin from here: WPLMS custom course nav plugin.
With this plugin you will be able to :
1. Hide/Show course settings in front end and back end as well .
2. Create custom sections in course.
Note : ” Hide/Show course settings” will only apply only for instructors not admins.
1. Please download the plugin that is attached above and install the plugin by going to your wp-admin dashboard -> plugins -> add new -> upload plugin. After installing please activate the plugin .
2. After activation you will be able to see the ” Course navigation” option in the the LMS menu in backend .
How To Use
First of all please note that the hide show course settings feature will work for instructors only .
Admin will see all the settings always .
There are two settings screen in this plugin .
One is for Custom course section and other for Course creation settings (hide/show).
1. Custom sections :
This will add a new custom section in your course .
a. To begin with just click on “Add section” section .
b. It will show a form to add a section which will have 5 settings namely :
i. Section title
ii. Section slug : For the slug and permalink settings .This must be unique and does not contain any spaces .
iii. Section description iv. Section courses(in which courses it should be visible)
v.Section visibility (to which users it will be visible) .
c. After filling the section info click on add section button at the bottom of the form .
d. It will add the section .Similarly you can add as many section you want to .
Sections will be saved only when you click on Save section button .
e. You can edit or remove sections By clicking on the edit and remove links .
Imp note : Please do not forget to re-save permalinks after each section you save by clicking on save section button .
2. Front end course creation .
this screen will show the show hide and defaults values for the course settings that you will hide .
a. All the course settings will be listed and their corresponding hide/show with default values .
PS : leave default value as blank if you do not want any defaults .
b. There are some settings for which defaults are not available as they can be saved as blank .
c. Just select the settings that you want to hide show in front end as well as back end for instructors .
For example i will hide and set defaults duration and its parameter from instructors .
It will not show for instructors in front end course creation or edition .
Imp Note : Please note that if any settings are added or removed in course then please re-save the hide/show settings again as more settings can be added to the course by using this tip .
It is necessary that if you hide any settings you must provide default value in it to avoid any conflicts.