This article explains how you can enable MPaaS on a Quiz inside a Course on Moodle LMS.
Reach out to your Account Manager for the LTI keys specific to your account.
Group Name: In MPaaS, the
group name is the group under which candidates registered under a course
on LMS are registered on MPaaS.
In other words, after integration, course name and Quiz name on LMS is the
Group name on MPaaS
User ID: User ID is
used to uniquely identify a candidate, on MPaaS. After integration, the
Email ID of the candidate on LMS becomes User ID on MPaaS.
Public key: Public key of
the client's account on MPaaS
Private key of the client’s account on MPaaS
authorization on: Proctoring setting to enable manual
authorization, if this setting is enabled, then-candidate will have to
undergo manual authorization.
Recording: Proctoring settings to enable Full session recording, if this
setting is enabled the whole session of the candidate will be recorded and
will be made available in the report.
screen capture: Proctoring setting to enable candidate screen capture, if this
setting is enabled, the candidate’s screen will be captured.
set up the MPaaS tool follow the following steps:
Log in to your Moodle instance
Go to the Site Administration and go to
the Plugin section
Site Administration->Plugins->Manage Tools
In Manage tools click on the “configure
a tool manually” Option.
Enter the following information:
Tool Name: You can set the name of the tool as per your requirement.
Consumer key: Public key //To be shared by Mettl
Shared Secret: Private key //To be shared by Mettl
Launch Container: Embed, without blocks
Click on Save.
external LTI tool is now ready to be used in the courses on your Moodle LMS.
Setting up the proctoring on a quiz via
Click on “Add an Activity or an
Resource” option and select the External tool option
Name the Activity as “MPaaS tool”(or
anything as per your preference)
From the Pre Configured Drop down select
the MPaaS tool created in the previous step.
Click on Save and Return
Logging in the MPaaS Chrome Extension
To login into MPaaS Chrome Extension, the instructor simply needs to click on the MPaaS tool added into the course, and they will be auto logged into it.
Not Logged in State
Logged in State
Setting up the MPaaS inside the Quiz
you are successfully logged in, go to the quiz settings to enable the
Proctoring settings and follow the following steps:
1. Turn Editing on from the settings of the course you want to setup MPaaS in.
2. Go to the Edit Settings of the Quiz, where you want to setup MPaaS
3. Turn the toggle switch for MPaaS on.
You can also select the sub settings of MPaaS as
per your requirements about the severity of the
4. As soon as you turn MPaaS on, a
link for the MPaaS Chrome
Extension gets added into the description of the Exam/Quiz.
5. From the “Extra restriction on Attempts” section, set up a Password for the
Quiz. This password makes sure, students are not able to bypass MPaaS. Click on Save and Display.
You have now successfully enabled MPaaS in your Moodle.