• How do I insert a table using the New Rich Content Editor as a student?

    In the New Rich Content Editor, you can use the table editor to insert, format, edit, and delete a table. Notes:  Several features in Canvas support the New Rich Content Editor, including Announcements, Assignme...
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  • How do I use SpeedGrader?

    SpeedGrader makes it easy to evaluate individual student assignments and group assignments quickly. SpeedGrader displays assignment submissions for active students in your course. However, SpeedGrader displays assignm...
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  • How do I sign up for a Canvas account as an instructor?

    If you do not already have a Canvas account, you need to create an account before you can log in to Canvas. If you are using Canvas through your institution, you will most likely already have an account and need to ac...
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  • What is the Inbox?

    The Inbox is a messaging tool used to communicate with a course, a group, an individual student, or a group of students. You can use the Inbox to communicate with other people in your course at any time. When wou...
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  • Web Conferencing Resources

    Web Conferencing in Canvas Canvas Conferences Overview Canvas Documentation Instructors Observers BigBlueButton Documentation Moderator Presenter User FAQ LTI Web Conferences Ov...
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  • How do I move or reorder a module?

    You can move or reorder modules after you've created them. You can manually drag and drop the module, or you can use the Move To option, which is also accessible for keyboard users. You can also move or reorder module...
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  • How do I record the last day a user attended a course?

    You can record the day a student last attended a course. The last attended date is recorded in the user details page. Dates must be entered for each student individually. Notes: If your institution is using Profiles,...
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  • How do I edit sections for an enrollment in a course?

    Once users have been added to your course, you may be able to edit their course section from the People page. This feature allows you to make modifications to course sections without having to delete the section enrol...
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  • How do I add users to a course?

    You may have already added user enrollments to your course in the Course Setup Checklist. However, you can invite users to join your course at any time if the Add People button is available in the People page. If your...
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  • How do I view a context card for a student in a course?

    You can click a student's name anywhere in Canvas to view a summary of the student's progress in the course. Context cards do not apply outside a course, such as in the Conversations Inbox. Student context cards provi...
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  • How do I view a user's profile in a course as an instructor? 

    If your institution has enabled the Profiles feature for your institution, Profiles allows you to view a user's name, preferred contact methods, and any custom URLs added to the user's account. Users can edit their pr...
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  • How do I restore a concluded enrollment in a course?

    If you manually conclude an enrollment in your course, you can restore the enrollment at any time before the course concludes via term, course, or section end date. Note: Enrollments may be concluded by your instituti...
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  • How do I deactivate an enrollment in a course? 

    You may be able to deactivate an enrollment in your course within your course Settings in Canvas. An inactive enrollment retains prior activity in a course but does not allow the student to access course content. This...
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  • How do I edit user roles in a course?

    Once users have been added to your course, you may be able to edit the enrollment type for a user in the course through the People page. This feature allows you to make modifications to course enrollment types without...
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  • How do I view concluded enrollments in a course?

    Concluded enrollments for manually concluded courses or manually individually concluded enrollments are located in the prior enrollments section of the People page. Note: If a course was naturally concluded through te...
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  • How do I resend student invitations to a course?

    If a user has been manually added to a course but has not yet accepted the course invitation after a period of time, you can resend the course invitation. You must allow at least 24 hours before resending a course inv...
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  • How do I limit a user to only interact with other users in the same course section?

    If your course includes multiple sections, you can limit users in a section to only see users enrolled in the same section. This option is useful when several sections have been cross-listed into a single course. You ...
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  • How do I view a summary of all my student interactions in a course?

    The Student Interactions Report allows you to see and evaluate the interactions between you and those enrolled in your course. You can access this information from the Grades page in Course Navigation or the People pa...
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  • How do I link a student to an observer in a course?

    If you have the correct permissions from your administrator, you can link a student to an observer from the People page. When an observer is linked to a student, the observer can observe the student's activities and g...
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  • How do I view registered services for all users in a course?

    You can view which web services your students have linked to in Canvas. Learn how to connect to web services in Canvas. Note: Registered services can also be viewed for individual users in the People user details page...
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