• What is the difference between assignment due dates and availability dates?

    In addition to setting a due date for an assignment, instructors can specify a specific date range when students can submit the assignment. These dates are called availability dates. These dates are optional and can b...
    Canvas Doc Team
    last modified by Cody Titmus
  • New Quizzes: Text (no question) question type

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    As we move from Classic Quizzes to New Quizzes, I would love to have the option to add a "Text (no question)" question type in a New Quiz (as we have in Classic Quizzes). This opens the opportunity to present a piece ...
    Kevin Smith
    last modified by Kevin Smith
  • Cannot find the Canvas Student App for iOS. QR code availability for quick access to download?

    Trying to download Canvas student app on my iOS device by using search word 'Canvas Student App' on iTuess store in Japanese language environment, but result shows countless other app and cannot find the right one. Is...
    Chigusa Yamazaki
    last modified by Chigusa Yamazaki
  • undo a course import?

    Is it possible to revert to a previous version of a course? I was trying to import a page from another course and apparently all of the course pages were overwritten.
    Karen Klyczek
    last modified by Karen Klyczek
  • one quiz, multiple attempts, track all attempts

    Morning,   Is it possible to have one quiz and use that multiple times and get each response as a different attempt in Speedgrader (rather than overwriting previous attempts?); effectively to show progress acros...
    Philip Mantom
    last modified by Philip Mantom
  • Why are functions available in assignments missing from quizzes?

    Am I correct that quizzes in Canvas have much less functionality than assignments? As far as I can tell, quizzes do not accepts file uploads of more than one image per question, and they do not allow you to use the do...
    Leo Spizzirri
    last modified by Leo Spizzirri
  • Elementary Examples

    I am looking for some best practices/examples for how your elementary teachers are using Canvas with students. All teachers currently have a required homepage but most have not stepped into the world of having student...
    Julie Wray
    last modified by Julie Wray
  • How do I add new levels for mastery paths?

    I'm trying to use mastery paths to simulate the conditional release that I would have used in Blackboard.   I have students take a pre-quiz that then directs them to one of four exams based on the results. ...
    M S
    created by M S
  • Let Them be Little: Canvas Elementary Theme

    With recent world events turning K-12 schools and districts to online learning, we are excited to release a feature option that specifically aims to improve the experience of our youngest lear...
    Jody Sailor
    last modified by Jody Sailor
  • How long does it take for courses to show up on my Canvas after registering for them?

    I registered this morning for the classes I plan to take and was wondering how long it takes for them to show up? I am referring to the Canvas Dashboard and the list of all classes because they have not shown up in ei...
    Brandon Cox
    last modified by Brandon Cox
  • How to embed a powerpoint presentation?

    How do I embed a narrated powerpoint into canvas?
    Lynn Aertker
    last modified by Lynn Aertker
  • Hyperlinked Page Not Launching For A Student

    I have uploaded a non-scorm zip file of a course created in Storyline. I have then created a blank page, with a hyperlink to the story.html file.   When launched via the Teacher iOS app, the page opens as would ...
    Jez Coates
    created by Jez Coates
  • Does Canvas Conferences (bigbluebutton) have virtual background options?

    Does Canvas Conferences (bigbluebutton) have virtual background options like Zoom? I'd prefer to use Canvas, but the lack of virtual backgrounds is very nearly a deal breaker. I don't want my students to have to revea...
    Abby Patthoff
    last modified by Abby Patthoff
  • How do I sync to only one associate course?

    I have a Blueprint course associated with 11 Associate courses, included one Test course that we use for testing purposes.  Is it possible to sync only with the Test course?  We are testing something and don...
    Andy Posselt
    last modified by Andy Posselt
  • In Canvas can you gain extra participation points if students open up the same few documents and videos more than once to ensure their placement above the rest of the class?

    In Canvas a professor may choose to make a part of the final grade participation which is automatically calculated by Canvas. The Canvas participation grade gives you points per day by opening documents and playi...
    Kyle Rumaker
    last modified by Kyle Rumaker
  • Cengage Test Bank

    I have a zipfile with all the questions from the entire textbook.  I imported them but cannot find them to work with in creatign a quiz.  Where do they go after I hit import and see process 'complete'?
    Donna King
    last modified by Donna King
  • Pinterest Board

    I am trying to embed a Pinterest board.  I tried the widget builder from Pinterest. I followed the instructions in an outdated article where I have to use iframe.    The closest I have been is this:&...
    Amelia Acuna
    last modified by Amelia Acuna
  • blank dashboard

    why is my dash board blank ?
    roland figueroa
    last modified by roland figueroa
  • Create a sandbox for faculty?

    How do I create sand box courses for my faculty?
    Esteban Olivares
    last modified by Esteban Olivares
  • Storage limits with Powerpoint uploads

    Is storage strictly limited to 1.3 gb for each class? I'm trying to upload powerpoint presentations that contain video examples and uploading one presentation used up 30%. (I've already compressed the mp4 files in the...
    Thomas Rowell
    last modified by Thomas Rowell