• 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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  • Canvas New Feature Screencast (2019-09-21)

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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 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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  • 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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  • Canvas Deploy Notes (2019-08-28)

    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 (2019-08-17)

    The Canvas release process is currently in transition. The following features will be available in the production environment on August 14, as code changes were completed before the new process was impl...
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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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  • 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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  • 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 Deploy Notes (2019-08-14)

    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 (2019-08-17)

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  • Canvas Changes Archive

    Canvas periodically includes new functionality that is enabled for all Canvas institutions at a later date. This page provides an archive for all previous announcements.    Current announcements c...
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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 Deploy Notes (2019-07-31)

    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 (2019-07-13)

    Upcoming Canvas Changes Canvas Release Schedule Adjustments: July 15 Starting July 15, the Canvas Release Schedule will be adjusted to support two-week deploys and monthly releases every third Saturday of the month. ...
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  • Canvas Release: Anonymous Moderated Grading

    This document introduces Anonymous Moderated Grading as noted in the Canvas Production Release Notes (2018-07-14) The current anonymous and moderated grading features have been updated to provide improved assignment ...
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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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  • Permissions Name Updates (2018-07-14 Canvas Release)

    In the Canvas Production Release Notes (2018-07-14), the Permissions page includes updates to permissions names, which have also been grouped according to function. No permissions functionality has been affected. Thi...
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