Mahara 1.6 user manual

This is the user manual for Mahara 1.6, released on 19 October 2012.


Mahara 1.6 is not supported anymore. Please install or upgrade to a supported version.

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The Mahara user manual is a collaborative writing effort. Numerous people contribute to it and its translations.

You can see the list of contributors to the user manual on Ohloh for contributions to the English version of the manual and images for the translations. On Launchpad you can check for the translations of the user manual and their contributors.

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