• How do I use Direct Share to copy a quiz to another course?

    As an instructor, you can use Direct Share to copy individual quizzes in one course directly into another course in which you are enrolled. Direct Share also allows you to send quizzes to other instructors at your ins...
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  • Rich Content Editor Comparison Document

    View the differences between the Rich Content Editor and the New Rich Content Editor below or via the attached PDF document. This document compares the existing Rich Content Editor to the New Rich Content E...
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  • Catalog Release Notes (2020-06-20)

    In this Catalog release, Catalog accounts include an option to sync Canvas enrollment changes and allow or block domains for Catalog registration.   Catalog release notes indicate features and updates that are c...
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  • How do I get help with Canvas as an instructor?

    You can get help with Canvas by using the Help menu. Depending on your user role, the Help menu generates a list of resources to help you with Canvas. Canvas displays links according to roles in all enrollments; for i...
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  • What is the Inbox?

    The Inbox is a messaging tool used to communicate with a course, a group, an individual student, or a group of students. You can use the Inbox to communicate with other people in your course at any time. When wou...
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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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  • How do I enable Canvas permissions for admins to manage a Catalog account?

    Canvas admins are not automatically given access to the admin features in Canvas Catalog. Catalog admins can manage all course and program listings in Catalog, as well as user registration, reports, and promotions. As...
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  • How does Canvas Catalog interact with my Canvas Account?

    As an admin, when you sign up for Canvas Catalog, you must also have a Canvas Account. Your Canvas Account is the foundation for your catalog and houses all the courses that you can create and manage as part of your c...
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  • How do I export catalog analytics?

    As a Catalog admin, you can export and download analytics into a comma separated values (CSV) file. Data is downloaded for the tab of the analytics graph you are viewing. Complete catalog analytics data is available i...
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  • How do I manage catalog program requirements?

    Requirements are the courses that students are required to finish to complete a catalog program. As a Catalog admin, you can view current requirements within a program and add or delete requirements. Each course listi...
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  • How do I enroll in a Catalog program?

    You can enroll in a program by viewing the details of the program listing. Some programs may allow you to enroll in one course requirement at a time. If you enroll in a program that requires payment, payment is requir...
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  • How do I manage categories for a catalog?

    As a Catalog admin, you can view all of your categories for a catalog by managing your catalog. When categories are created in the parent catalog, the categories can automatically be applied to each subcatalog. Howeve...
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  • How do I add a certificate of completion for a Catalog course?

    As a Catalog admin, you can create a course certificate on a course-by-course basis. When created, certificates are automatically issued to students when they have completed all requirements in a modules-based course....
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  • How do I manage user defined fields for catalog registration?

    As a Catalog admin, you can manage all of your user defined fields for a catalog by managing your catalog. User defined fields display in the user registration page when a user first registers for a course or program....
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  • How do I manage catalog listings?

    As a Catalog admin, you can manage all courses and programs in Canvas Catalog on the Listings page. The Listings page shows an overview and status of all course and program listings. You can also add a new course or p...
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  • How do catalog requirements appear in program listings?

    Each course listing in catalog is independent, even when it is associated with a program listing. Depending on how you want to create a program as a Catalog admin, you will have to set visibility and enrollment detail...
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  • How do I add a catalog program listing?

    As a Catalog admin, you can create program listings in Canvas Catalog. Programs consist of required courses or programs that students must complete. Even when a catalog course is associated with a program, it exists ...
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  • How do I use my institution's Catalog?

    Catalog courses and programs are easily searchable. You can use the Search field on the home page, or just browse the catalog listings. Note: The steps for searching and viewing a course or program listing are the sam...
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  • How do I add a logo, CSS, JavaScript, or HTML file to customize a catalog?

    As a Catalog admin, Canvas Catalog lets you add cascading style sheet (CSS), JavaScript (JS), or Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML) files to apply to all pages in your catalogs. You can copy the source code directly in...
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  • How do I add a catalog course listing?

    As a Catalog admin, you can create a course listing using any existing course in your Canvas account. Note: Catalog course listings are linked to their associated Canvas courses. If you want to add a course that is no...
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