• Student view: View submissions and comments for all submissions

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    Right now students can only view their most recently added submission to an assignment. This means that all previous submissions to the assignment are not available to students, including feedback that the instructors...
    Kona Jones
    last modified by Kona Jones
  • Mark a Quiz as extra credit

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    226 votes
    Some of our instructors have the need to provide extra credit via a quiz.  Students would earn specific points based on their correct answer and receive extra points based on their score but it would not increase...
    Scott Finkeldei
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  • Create Option for Extra Credit Question in Quiz

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    352 votes
    Users should be able to mark a question to be used for extra credit in a quiz in Canvas.  This question should only provide credit to the student if it is correct.  It should NOT take away from the student's...
    Freddy Angel
    last modified by Freddy Angel
  • Control Conversations at a Course Level

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    126 votes
    We would like the ability to enable and disable Conversations/Messages and its features, like "Reply All", at a Course Level.   While these features can be edited at a role level, each course may have diffe...
    Justin Lopez
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  • CanvasCon Sydney 2019

    8/12/19 3:30 PM
    Join us in Sydney for CanvasCon 2019!   We’d like to invite you to join us at CanvasCon Sydney 2019! But first, answers to a few key questions—namely: what’s a CanvasCon & why should you a...
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  • Information on File Usage (API)

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    86 votes
    Summary The File Object currently contains a number of attributes for each file in a Canvas Course such as "display_name", "size" and "content-type". This idea is to add attributes to the file object that indicat...
    Christopher Phillips
    last modified by Christopher Phillips
  • Change password as student

    Is there a way to turn on the function so that students can change their own passwords through their own settings?
    Kial Muir
    created by Kial Muir
  • Create Question Banks from MSWord

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    It would be useful that when you create a question bank at the account level being able to upload a huge number of questions once by using a word document. Now, the only way to do this is to create them one by one. ...
    last modified by rledda@inlea.com
  • Wanting to visit a Sydney school using Canvas 12 August 2019

    I'm headed to CanvasCon and wondered if there were any Sydney schools using Canvas heavily that would welcome a visit Monday 12 August (the day before the conference)?   I'm the eLearning Middle Leader at St. M...
    Chris Burcin
    created by Chris Burcin
  • The screen for comments on speed grade does not allow me to see students postings on the discussion board.

    The screen for comments on speed grade does not allow me to see students postings on the discussion board.
    created by REGINA D
  • Hack Night; What is on your list?

    Hi All, Once again Hack Night will be happening Wednesday night from 8 - 11 PM, this time in the Grand Ballroom.  As in years past we'll have plenty of tables for people to gather around to talk about whatever t...
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  • Please explain: Why does Canvas utilize accordions but denies the same functionality to students?

    Will someone please explain why Canvas will not support the code for accordions on pages and the rational behind this decision?  This used to work. When I am building a page for my students and I want to link to...
    Joressia Beyer
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  • Can I add a google doc to an assignment?

    I am trying to add a google document to an assignment. When I try to load it, it just keeps spinning.
    Kendra Kendra
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  • Unable to save Catalog course listing

    Hi. I have a user who is unable to save course listings she creates in Catalog. For some background, the person is using the latest version of the Chrome browser (Version 75.0.3770.100 (Official Build) (64-bit))....
    Greg Lawrence
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  • Anonymous Discussion Forums

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    485 votes
    Idea: Instructors can create discussions that allow for posts to be made anonymously   Use Cases: As an instructor, I want to create discussions in which participation is anonymous. This would free my students to...
    last modified by scottd@instructure.com
  • Using <div> and <hr> tags to create prettier (and accessible) pages in Canvas

    The <div> tag can be quite useful in Canvas for chunking content. I thought I should share this sample page and instructions in case anyone here would like to try it.  Notice that my first <div> ...
    M. Ricardo Flores
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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
    last modified by Susan Nugent
  • Adaptation: Feature Idea Process Changes

    Feature ideas from the Community help shape Canvas development. All 330,000 of you (!!) have a part in the decisions we make about what to add and update next. The way we’ve solicited and interacted with feature...
    Renee Carney
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  • Discussion Boards Discussion

          I heard you like discussion boards, so I created this discussion board for you to discuss discussion boards...   Let the Games Begin!  (remember to be nice, be honest, be willing to sh...
    Denise Bodman
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  • Discussion Board Layout

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    It can be very overwhelming scrolling through the discussion boards to read through all the initial posts and corresponding replies, especially on a mobile device.  It is my suggestion to make the "replies" expan...
    Teia Ashby
    last modified by Teia Ashby