• What is the Canvas release schedule for beta, production, and test environments?

        Official Canvas Document   Instructure is committed to consistently improving the Canvas user experience. The cloud-based platform maintains an agile production cycle with bug fixes, enha...
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  • Feature Options by Canvas Release

    This document includes the feature options supported by Canvas and updated in specified Canvas release notes. Unless otherwise indicated, all features are also supported in the Beta and Test enviro...
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  • Canvas Release Feature Archive

    Canvas releases take place every third Saturday of the month and introduce new and updated features or adjusted user functionality into the production environment. For the archive relating to Read...
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  • Canvas Release Calendar Overview

    This page displays an embedded view of the Canvas Release Schedule calendar.   To subscribe to the Canvas Release calendar, please see the What is the Canvas release schedule for beta, production, and ...
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  • What is the Canvas test environment?

        Official Canvas Document   What is the Canvas test environment? Why should I use the test environment? What should I expect in the test environment? How do I access the tes...
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  • External Apps (LTIs) by Canvas Release

    This document includes the major external apps (LTIs) supported by Canvas and updated in specified Canvas release notes.   New Analytics LTI Attendance LTI Commons LTI Google Apps LTI Microsof...
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  • Canvas Changes Feature Clarifications [Archive]

    The Canvas Change Feature Clarifications document has been deprecated. This document is an archive for that previous document.  For current features, please see  Upcoming Canvas Changes. 2 May 20...
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  • Ready Release Notes (2020-04-04)

    Ready Releases introduce new and updated features or adjusted user functionality that will be available in the production environment on Saturday. All features are opt-in feature options unless otherwise indicated. &#...
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  • Canvas Release: Analytics Beta (Course Grade) - PDF Supported (2018-10-29)

    To leave comments about Analytics Beta, please see Canvas Release: Analytics Beta (Course Grade). Analytics Beta is an LTI tool that provides improved analytics for tracking student data using an interactive cha...
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  • Canvas Release: Canvas DocViewer (2017-06-24)

    This document introduces Canvas DocViewer as introduced in Canvas Production Release Notes (2017-06-24). Additional related updates can be viewed in Canvas release notes as indicated by t...
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  • Canvas Release: Analytics Beta - Course Grade (2018-10-27)

    This document introduces the Analytics Beta LTI as previously noted in the Canvas Release Notes (2018-10-27). If you'd like to download a PDF of this document, please open Canvas Release: Analytics Beta (C...
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  • About Canvas Release Notes (FAQ)

        Official Canvas Document   What are Canvas Release Notes? What information is not in the release notes? What is the Canvas release schedule? Does Canvas use versions? H...
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  • Canvas Release Notes (2019-10-19)

    Upcoming Canvas Changes   2019-10-22: End-of-Life for Firefox ESR 60 2019-12-21: End-of-Life functionality related to Live Events 2020-01-18: End-of-Life functionality related to Canvas Data End-of-...
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  • Canvas Deploy Notes (2019-09-11)

    Canvas deploys contain code changes that are intended to fix bugs, improve performance, and prepare for new features, but they do not affect customer workflows. These deploys take place every two weeks. Intended chang...
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  • Canvas Deploys and Releases Update

    Several months have gone by since we introduced and implemented our new release and deploy processes. We’ve been taking copious notes with each and have made some adjustments to improve your experience. ...
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  • Canvas Github Information

    Canvas LMS Repository All code changes for Canvas LMS reside in the Canvas-lms github repository. This repository is open source and displays all code deployed to Canvas master, beta, and production environm...
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  • What is the Canvas beta environment?

        Official Canvas Document   What is the Canvas beta environment? Why should I use the beta environment? What should I expect in the beta environment? How do I access the beta ...
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  • Proposed Canvas Release Changes for 2019

    In 2019, Canvas teams are researching an adjustment to the Canvas release schedule focusing on two key objectives: make new features more predictable and improve the quality of Canvas code. We hope you will consider t...
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  • Canvas LMS Github Repository Tutorial

    Canvas deploys contain code changes that are intended to fix bugs, improve performance, and prepare for new features. They do not affect customer workflows. These deploys take place every two weeks. Intended changes i...
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  • Canvas Release Changes Update: Engineering Edition

    Last November we posted a proposal for Canvas release changes in 2019. Our proposal intends to improve the quality of Canvas releases, resolve bugs more quickly, and create more predictable releases with a more manage...
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