• Allow admins to grant multiple users permissions for item banks in Quizzes.Next

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    Currently, the item banks are viewable and editable ONLY by the user account that created them. They are dead to anyone else, even if the person is the superuser admin. This model is unsustainable for any serious in...
    Ken Mayer
    last modified by Ken Mayer
  • Monitor student grades in all courses

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    311 votes
    Our teachers and student support managers, who keep track of a student's progress across all courses, have an overwhelming need to view all students grades even though they are not one of their teachers. We would love...
  • Restore dynamic subaccount-based groups to Canvas Commons

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    The June 12 release of Canvas Commons (Commons Release Notes (2016-06-12) replaced the previous subaccount-based sharing permissions structure with a new "Groups" model. These Groups require manual management, either ...
    Steven Williams
    last modified by Steven Williams
  • More granular permissions for admins

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    475 votes
    Right now setting Permissions for different course and account roles is very difficult because many of the permissions are tied together so you can't have one permission without also having the other checked. Yet, the...
    Kona Jones
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Add/remove other teachers, course designers, TAs, and Observers to the course" into 8 permissions

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    Please change each the "Add/remove other teachers, course designers or TAs to the course" from a single setting to 6 settings.   Current: Add/remove other teachers, course designers or TAs to the course  ...
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Create and edit assessing rubrics" into 2 permissions

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    Please change each the "Create and edit assessing rubrics" from a single setting to two separate settings.   Current: Create and edit assessing rubrics   Should become: Create assessing rubrics Edit as...
    cms_hickss
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Manage (add/edit/delete) assignments and quizzes" into 3 permissions

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    Please change each the  "Manage (add/edit/delete) assignments and quizzes" from a single setting to three separate settings.   Current: Manage (add / edit / delete) assignments and quizzes   Should bec...
    cms_hickss
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Moderate discussions (delete/edit other's posts, lock topics)" into 3 permissions

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    Please change each the "Moderate discussions ( delete / edit other's posts, lock topics)" from a single setting to three separate settings.   Current: Moderate discussions ( delete / edit other's posts, lock t...
    cms_hickss
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Manage (create/edit/delete) course sections" into 3 permissions

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    Please change each the "Manage (create / edit / delete) course sections" from a single setting to three separate settings.   Current: Manage (create / edit / delete) course sections     Should becom...
    cms_hickss
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Manage wiki (add/edit/delete pages)" into 3 permissions

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    Please change each the "Manage wiki (add / edit / delete pages)" from a single setting to three separate settings.   Current: Manage wiki (add / edit / delete pages)   Should become: Add wiki pages Ed...
    cms_hickss
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Manage (add/edit/delete) course files" into 3 permissions

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    Please change each the "Manage (add / edit / delete) course files" from a single setting to three separate settings.   Current: Manage (add / edit / delete) course files     Should become: Add cour...
    cms_hickss
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  • Better Permissions for Blueprint Courses

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    Currently if I want to add a person to the blueprint permission, I must also add them to the permission to view/edit/delete courses as well. I want the person with the blueprint permission to be able to only view cour...
    Susan Nugent
    last modified by Susan Nugent
  • Admins need a permissions report!

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    Please, please, please give us a permissions report.  Before anyone contributes that we can print a list of roles through the API or a list of user permissions, this is not what I'm talking about. Specifically, ...
    KRISTIE BAYLESS
    last modified by KRISTIE BAYLESS
  • Add Canvas Commons to Permissions

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    It would be great if we could decide which roles should have access to Canvas Commons via Permissions.   We would like to prevent some users in the 'Teacher' role from posting or view Canvas Commons in order to ...
    Barbara Coen
    last modified by Barbara Coen
  • Restrict students from viewing surnames in the People list

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    10 votes
    Proposed idea: site level and account level toggles that manage whether or not students can view the full names of other students in Canvas across teaching sites.   It would be great to have further flexibility ...
    Jeremy Stevens
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  • Students ability to view grades from prior term

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    It would be helpful to students if they could view grades for courses after the end date of the course.  As a K-12 institution, we set our student access to "Restrict students from accessing courses after end dat...
    AMY UELMEN
    last modified by AMY UELMEN
  • Restrict edit access on Quizzes.Next

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    I recently filed a support request -- and this resulted in learning that there is no permissions setting to restrict edit access on quizzes next without removing the ability to grade for instructors.   We don't ...
    Terianne Hall
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  • Page-level editing permissions/restrictions

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    I am the main course coordinator for a *very* large course which has 20 faculty members plus numerous administrators and administrative assistants who all have editing permission in the course so that they can upload ...
    Gloria Klapstein
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  • In Permissions, Separate "Add/remove students for the course" into 2 permissions

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    Please change each the "Add/remove students for the course" from a single setting to two separate settings.   Current: Add/remove students for the course     Should become: Add students to a course...
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  • Make inbox rights a user level setting

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    32 votes
    It would be nice if Canvas administrators had access to a user setting that would disable the users ability to post new inbox messages or respond to messages they receive.
    Joe College
    last modified by Joe College