Sometimes you may need to narrow down your current scope to a certain set of users and groups that have specific parameters, e.g. assign a course only to those who lacks expertise in a specific area or find all learners who joined the system during a certain period.

That's where filtering feature helps.

  1. In the list of users and groups find the drop-down menu called Filter
  2. Choose the parameter that you'd like to use for filtering, e.g. Date of registration
  3. Set the desired values for the chosen parameters, e.g. pick dates to see who joined the system during the last two months
  4. Hit Apply

As the result you will get a list of users that match the chosen criteria:

You can add as many filter conditions as you like:

Finally, this function is also available in group membership and course assignment dialogues: