Here is a collection of the key terms regularly used in Moodle. Best to learn them now. It will assist your future learning a use of Moodle. One can't learn the concepts without first understanding the words.
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WAMP = Windows - Apache - MySQL - PHP configuration of the Moodle environment.
Web Developer Extension for Firefox
WebDAV stands for "Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning" and is a set of extensions to the HTTP protocol which allow users to collaboratively edit and manage files on remote web servers. WebDAV is sometimes shortened to DAV.
Since at least 1998, Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) working groups have published RFCs on WebDAV and related issues. These publications are considered specifications for versioning, access control, searching, and ordering of resources. Many of the specifications have been implemented in software that is present in many open source and commercial offerings.
See webdav.org for more information. Also, search the web for articles about WebDAV in the popular computing press.
Work In Progress.
WYSIWYG is an acronym for "What You See Is What You Get".