• INBOX Replacement Strings

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    29 votes
    We would like to have the ability to use Replacement Strings (or tokens) in the INBOX tool. Replacement strings allow to further personalize the content and communications directly for the user.   Example:  ...
    Aaron Axelsen
    last modified by Aaron Axelsen
  • Ability to Change Course Title

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    Courses frequently have extraneous information pulling from the University's database. For ease of use, renaming classes would be great, especially when you have overlapping course titles (like the screenshot below).
    Quinn Villarreal
    last modified by Quinn Villarreal
  • Make Canvas Catalog on Mobile Devices More User Friendly

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    33 votes
    Hi everyone,   We have noticed that when trying to enroll for a course in Canvas Catalog on a mobile device (cell phone or tablet) that there is a ton of scrolling involved. We would like to have Canvas Cat...
    last modified by jsowalsk@umd.edu
  • Column Width in New Gradebook: empty margins and text wrapping

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    83 votes
    When I look at the columns in my gradebook, I noticed that about 2/3 of the width is used by *empty space*.  Further, if I resize my columns to try to reduce the empty space (to allow me to see more assignments o...
    Rachel Mariucci
    last modified by Rachel Mariucci
  • New "Color Overlay" feature should have a way to change default setting

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    321 votes
    With the new "Color Overlay" feature for course card images in this weeks Beta Release Notes, I think there should be a way to set the default behavior at an account level (edit: not subaccount level, since this reall...
    Christopher Casey
    last modified by Christopher Casey
  • Display Default Email in People

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    178 votes
    I am fleshing out a an earlier feature request that evidently didn't go anywhere (*Display Student Email Address in Roster ).   At our university, the SIS_ID displayed in the People list and the Secondary ID dis...
    Valerie Rake
    last modified by Valerie Rake
  • Create a more simple, intuitive way to offer Extra Credit

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    301 votes
    Currently, if a faculty member utilizes Weighted Groups there is no way to add a percentage of extra credit. For example, this is an example of the setup I would like: Test - 50% Homework - 30% Attendance - 10% Pa...
    Kael Kanczuzewski
    last modified by Kael Kanczuzewski
  • Dark Theme for Canvas

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    225 votes
    Hello all! I am a student, and I am here to suggest an idea that I thought would make Canvas more personalized. I think a dark theme would be great for Canvas since some students like to stay up at night (not me), and...
    Matthew Keating
    last modified by Matthew Keating
  • New Quizzes: Allow Rich Content editing for fill in the blank

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    270 votes
    Fill in the blank only allows word answer. If my students needs to enter (2sin(x)cos(x)) or something from calculus it gets confusing. If students as well as teachers are allowed to use Rich Content Editing in simple ...
    Buddha Nepal
    last modified by Buddha Nepal
  • Adjusting Dates in Calendar

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    When you have a snow day and you want to adjust the DUE DATES of the rest of the assignments in the term.  You should be able to go to a setting and have them move the DUE DATE ahead by one day for all the assign...
    Lisa Scheuring
    last modified by Lisa Scheuring

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    As a teacher, I would like Canvas to give me a report of all the students who are missing an assignment.  I could post this list on my door so students could have a visual reminder to turn in their assignments as...
    Lisa Scheuring
    last modified by Lisa Scheuring

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    At the end of the term, I lose all access to grading in SpeedGrader when the student term has ended.  Can we extend the "teacher" dates for a course?  The students have finished the term, but I as a teacher ...
    Lisa Scheuring
    last modified by Lisa Scheuring
  • Unlocking Modules for individual students

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    833 votes
    Hi all,   This idea has already been requested, but did not get enough votes. Manually Override Module Requirements for Students   Any chance this can go through the voting cycle again! Would be brilliant ...
    Hamza Mukaddam
    last modified by Hamza Mukaddam
  • Canvas Inbox Messages – Fully Obey Course Participation Settings and Dates

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    30 votes
    Summary This feature idea is twofold:  Fully obey the course participation setting “Restrict students from accessing courses after end date” and do not allow replies to existing inbox messages (even...
    Joni Miller
    last modified by Joni Miller
  • Crossing Out "To-Do" Items on Calender

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    4 votes
    I suggest providing a functionality to automatically cross out "To-Do" items on the calender when marked completed similar to the way submitted assignments are automatically crossed out.  Currently it ...
    Halim Joseph
    last modified by Halim Joseph
  • Move Quizzes.Next to Quizzes Tab

    On Beta
    55 votes
    This idea has been developed and is On Canvas Beta How do I access the Canvas beta environment? For additional information please read through Canvas Release Notes (2020-02-15) .     Currently ...
    Eric Werth
    last modified by Eric Werth
  • Teacher app Calendar access

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    141 votes
    I use my browser Canvas to create content, but I rely on the Teacher app to access the content for my courses when I'm in the classroom or otherwise away from my desk.  The Canvas features I need most are the fil...
    Eric Stehl
    last modified by Eric Stehl
  • Grade discussion posts and attachments with DocViewer

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    207 votes
    All discussion posts and attachments (MS Word, PPT, PDF files, etc.) should be displayed in SpeedGrader like an assignment so that teachers can use mark-up tools to add comments to those posts and attachments using Cr...
    Felix De Brito Neto
    last modified by Felix De Brito Neto
  • Clearer instructions/Tydligare instruktioner - Importera innehålla och Quizzar

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    For Swedish Canvas (possibly English too!)   1. "Importera Innehåll" - Det står "Kopiera en canvas kurs" när man vill kopiera en kurs eller en del av en kurs - Det bör heta "Kopiera en kur...
    Rebecca Popenoe
    last modified by Rebecca Popenoe
  • Modules within Modules

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    951 votes
    As we move toward Personalized Learning we are beginning to feel boxed in by the linear design of Course Modules.  Many teachers would like the Course Modules to look more like the Course listing in the new UI (T...
    Kristi Levy
    last modified by Kristi Levy