Moodle 3.2: Hide or Unhide Your Email Address

Applies to: Moodle 3.2.

By default, instructors and other students in your course site can see your email address. You can hide your email from other students, or decide to make it available to everyone in Moodle at the University of Minnesota.

Changing your email visibility settings

  1. Click on your name or image in the upper right corner of any Moodle page.
    • Select Profile.
      User menu with Profile option selected.Click Edit Profile.
  2. Find Email display and choose one of the following:
    • Allow everyone to see my email address. This will allow anyone in Moodle at the University of Minnesota to see your email address.
    • Allow only other course members to see my email. This is the default. It is not possible to show your email to students in one course but hide it from students in another course.
    • Hide my email from everyone. Instructors will still see your email address.
  3. Scroll down and click Update profile.