• Canvas Release: New Rich Content Editor

    This document introduces the Rich Content Editor Enhancements as noted in the Canvas Release Notes (2019-10-19).     The New Rich Content Editor enhances the content creation experience in Canvas. ...
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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 (2019-10-23)

    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 and can be test...
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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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  • 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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  • Canvas Deploy Archive

    Canvas deploys take place every other week. For questions about deploys, please see the Canvas Deploy FAQ.   Filtered Deploy List The Canvas release list filters results for production release not...
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  • Canvas Deploy FAQ

    What is a deploy? What do Canvas deploys contain and not contain? What can you tell me about the impact of deploying on a weekday? Should deploys affect my institution? How does the deploy process work...
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  • Canvas Deploy Notes (2019-10-09)

    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 New Feature Screencast (2019-10-19)

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  • Canvas Release: Analytics Beta (Course Grade)

    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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  • Canvas Release User Summaries

    This page is intended for Canvas admins to distribute feature summaries for each user role as described in each Canvas release. Each document includes only relevant information for each user role in a Google Doc and c...
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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. As of the 17 August 2019 release...
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  • Upcoming Canvas Changes

    Periodically functionality will be added, changed, or removed in Canvas. Announcements are made in Release Notes on an ongoing basis. Other changes may not be directly related to Canvas, such as browser upda...
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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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  • Changes Coming to Canvas Feature Options (Part 1)

    Way back in 2014—which in Canvas time feels like an eon ago—product and engineering devised the idea of a feature option, which was a way to help each Canvas admin manage larger features that may disrupt t...
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  • Upcoming Canvas Changes Feature Clarifications

    Canvas periodically includes new functionality designed as opt-in features called feature options. These feature options, along with other Canvas functionality, may be enabled for all Canvas institutions at any time.&...
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  • Canvas Deploy Notes (2019-09-25)

    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 Release Notes (2019-09-21)

    Upcoming Canvas Changes   Feature Option Enforcement: January 18 On January 18, 2020, the following feature options will be enabled for all institutions: Anonymous Grading (Course) Enable Dashboard Images for...
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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 Commons LTI Google Apps LTI Microsoft Office 365 LTI ...
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  • Canvas Slack App Admin Installation Guide

    Users with Slack admin rights can create and install a Slack App to create a Bot Access Token to enable Canvas notifications for all users within a workspace.    After the bot is created and verified, indiv...
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