Enabling web services for external systems
An external system is an application that accesses Moodle and its data in one way or another. Eight steps have to be performed to complete the setup, which follows the workflow described on the web services overview screen:
- Create a specific user
- Check user capability
Depending on the protocol you’ve selected, you must allow specific permissions for the user. You achieve this by creating a new role with any of the three capabilities,
This role has to be assigned to the web service user(s) in the System context.
- Select a service