• HTML Editor for Global Announcements

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    64 votes
    I am resurrecting my Feature Idea I originally submitted in early April 2015 with some slight modifications and additions.  The original idea was posted here: HTML Editor for Global Announcements Posted to the Da...
    last modified by chofer@morainepark.edu
  • View Previous Global Announcements

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    68 votes
    It would be nice if there was a link to previous global announcements.  Currently once an announcement is cleared from the dashboard you cannot view it again.  It is annoying to leave the...
    Shirley Kindschuh
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  • Publish and Unpublish Announcements

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    679 votes
    I love that Canvas can bring over announcements when I copy content from another Canvas course. This keeps me from copying and pasting announcements I make every semester.  To further develop this feature, it wou...
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  • Announcement Settings

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    The ProblemCurrently, the only way teachers know about the option to "Show recent announcements on Course home page" is dig around in their Course Settings, attend our training, or read the guides. Our K-12 teach...
    Julie Gathright
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  • Bulk Editing Options for Announcements

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    Currently on the announcement page of a course if an instructor wants to bulk delete announcements they must check the box next to each announcement before they can click delete button. Additionally, an inst...
    Susan Nugent
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  • Announcements: Lock to home

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    73 votes
    Certain announcements are critical to the classroom success and having them always present on the front page previews would be ideal to maintain their classroom visibility.  We’d like a checkbox option in t...
    Joshua Cohen
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  • allow reordering of announcements

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    I would like to be able to reorder announcements similarly to reordering modules. I have a standard set that I post at the beginning of each semester but the "top" announcement is always at the bottom. I can redo the ...
    David Aiken
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  • Announcements: Upload Attachments

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    The ability to upload an attachment directly into an announcement only allows for the upload of one document.  While documents could be uploaded and linked from the user’s files, it would be preferred if th...
    Joshua Cohen
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  • Post announcements in multiple courses at once

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    I would like to see a feature in Canvas that allows you to create an announcement then choose multiple courses  in which you would like to see the announcement posted.  The current process is time consuming ...
    Bonnie Le
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  • Automatic Module Announcements

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    Weekly (Modular) announcements of what is due in the next 7 days. Announcement should provide links to the assignment submission pages that are within Canvas. Should be customizable by the instructor. Should have t...
    steve Carver
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  • Posting Announcements on Behalf of other Users or Posting Anonymously

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    This a repeat of a feature request regarding the ability to post announcements on behalf of instructors so they will appear to participants as faculty posted announcements. A "posted on behalf of" ...
    Megan Radcliff
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  • Common announcement to all my classes

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    230 votes
    i teach five different classes (classes, not sections! ) and I have an announcement to make to all my classes. Currently, the only way seems to be - make the announcement five times, once in each class.   Should...
    Badari Eswar
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  • Formatting of Announcement Notifications

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    314 votes
    It would be great to see more information in the announcement email notifications. At the moment, the formatting and images are all stripped from the notifications. The email notification also does not include informa...
    Danielle Dilkes
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  • HTML Editor for Global Announcements Posted to the Dashboard

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    60 votes
    From time to time, we use the Administrative Pages of Canvas to create global announcements (via Settings >> Announcements tab) that get posted to the Dashboard.  Our announcements could include things like...
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  • Automagically updating dates on scheduled announcements

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    For courses with pre-scheduled announcements, it would be great if these release dates would update automagically when a course is copied using the same dates, etc... as how this works for assignments.  This woul...
    Tracy Russo
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  • Marking all announcements read

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    43 votes
    In the student interface, currently it is not possible to select multiple or all announcements to make them marked as read. As a result, often times a student's announcement thread will fill up to the point that they ...
    Connor O
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  • Announcement-U icon after Import?

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    When announcements are imported into a course, have the announcements show no image, or allow for the changing of that profile image instead of U icon.  Can this be added as an option?   Otherwise authorshi...
    April Venes
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  • Date/Time Stamp in Student View of Announcements

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    This seems rudimentary, but surprisingly missing from the desktop version of Canvas.    When an announcement is opened by a student from the Announcements area of a course so it's full screen, I'd like to s...
    Julie Fountain
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  • Announcements on Modules

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    Hello everyone! The idea would be to enable to have course announcements created by the teacher in the Modules even when the modules are not on the home page.   In some cases, the home page hides all the rest o...
    Edgard Rodrigues
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  • Send Account- or Sub Account- level Announcements to Inbox

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    It would be great if you could send an announcement to a students inbox - so they get urgent messages quicker. So there'd be EITHER a tickbox to say 'send this annoncement to all inboxes or all student inboxes', or a ...
    Dave Perry
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