• Canvas LMS Install on ubuntu 18.04

    I tried to install Canvas-LMS, but when installing yarn v1.10.1, I got this error: [5/5] Building fresh packages ... [1/15] ? node-sass [6/15] ? uglifyjs-webpack-plugin [7/15] ? spawn-sync [8/15] ? fetch-mock error / ...
    Fathullo Nuraliev
    last modified by Fathullo Nuraliev
  • Hide an assignment before grading it?

    I want to hide (mute) an assignment before I start grading it. Is this possible?  My Canvas courses seem to require that I post at least one student's grade before I'm given the option to hide the assignment.
    Rachel Smith
    last modified by Rachel Smith
  • Add a field for Pronouns to the Profile Page

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    382 votes
    In addition to many institutions allowing for preferred names of students, staff and faculty, there is an upcoming need to address preferred pronouns.   When addressing the preferred name options in the LMS, ple...
    Constance Fuller
    last modified by Constance Fuller
  • Data Services : Data Streaming Form

    COMING TO BETA ON SEPT 23rd Account Administrators : Turn On Data Services in the Account  Go to Developer Keys option in your account menu Go to Inherited tab Find Canvas Data Services on the list...
    Oxana Jurosevic
    last modified by Oxana Jurosevic
  • Find student grades after the student is removed from the course

    How would I find a student's details (grades, past assignments, etc.) if he/she has been out of the class for a long time and is no longer enrolled in the class? 
    Eric Rigby
    last modified by Eric Rigby
  • Live Events Services - Table of Contents

    You are here :  Canvas Data Services  >  Live Events > Live Events Services - Table of Contents   Canvas Live Events Schema   Canvas Live Events Subscriptions Us...
    Oxana Jurosevic
    last modified by Oxana Jurosevic
  • Discussion Board Layout

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    17 votes
    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
  • What is the Observer role?

    In Canvas, the Observer role can be used to enroll parents, mentors, and guests who would like to participate in a Canvas course but do not need to earn course credit. Observers have limited permissions that allow the...
    Canvas Doc Team
    last modified by Canvas Doc Team
  • API Call for Deleting User-Generated Access Tokens

    As an admin we used to be able to delete a user's self-generated or tool approved access tokens via masquerading.   That no longer works.   Is there a way to do this via API or some other way??  
    Chris Long
    last modified by Chris Long
  • LTI External Tools - Ability to Add Rubric

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    571 votes
    This is a resurrected feature: LTI External Tools and Rubrics   The original text provided by the one and only Chris Hofer is as follows:   "When creating an Assignment in a course that uses the Submission...
    Brian Rueckert
    last modified by Brian Rueckert
  • New Quizzes: Allow Only Numeric Values for Numeric Questions

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    38 votes
    In classic Quizzes, if a student tries to enter a non-numeric value for a numeric question, their answer is rejected and they receive the following error message saying that "only numerical values are accepted": In...
    last modified by moulder@upenn.edu
  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    2090 votes
    As an instructor, I want to be able to export a Canvas quiz as a PDF. This would enable me to easily print quizzes for the purpose of accommodation, for allowing a given student to take a quiz outside the timeframe es...
    last modified by seth
  • Grades Test Student Line

    I teach three courses.  In the grades, one class has a test student at the bottom.  The other two courses do not.  How can I add a test student to them?
    Susan Jarboe
    created by Susan Jarboe
  • Aproveite ao máximo a ferramenta de Tarefas do Canvas

    Você tem explorado as diferentes maneiras de usar a ferramenta de Tarefas do Canvas pra melhorar o ensino e o aprendizado em seu curso?   Para ajudar você a aproveitar o...
    Guilherme Simoni
    last modified by Guilherme Simoni
  • Unlocking Modules for individual students

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    732 votes
    Hi all,   This idea has already been requested, but did not get enough votes. Manually Override Module Requirements for Students   Any chance this can go through the voting cycle again! Would be brilliant ...
    Hamza Mukaddam
    last modified by Hamza Mukaddam
  • Canvas marking google course kit submissions late - how do I fix?

    When I return a graded assignment from Google Course Kit to the Canvas assignment, it looks as though Canvas is marking all the assignments I grade “Late” – which is really screwing with late percent...
    Michael Jackman
    created by Michael Jackman
  • Multiple Due Dates (checkpoints) for Discussions

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    1975 votes
    With the way that many schools set up forum discussions and require "check-ins" to the forum throughout the week, it would be great if we could include multiple due dates in the discussion activities. For instance, I ...
    Chris White
    last modified by Chris White
  • Bring Back Unified Mute/Unmute Feature in Gradebook

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    0 votes
    The new hide/unhide feature can be confusing and unwieldy, as opposed to the mute/unmute system, which was simple and easy to use.   Problems: In Assignments, have to release the grade for one student before it...
    Brenda McNellen
    last modified by Brenda McNellen
  • Notifications by Course

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    867 votes
    It would be great to be able to set notifications for each individual course.  There have been many times that I needed really detailed notifications and other times I needed nearly zero notifications.  Unde...
    last modified by ZACHARY DESJARLAIS
  • Special language character panel/chart integration for Rich Content Editor

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    294 votes
    Faculty at our institution would like the integration of a special language character panel or chart into the Rich Content Editor. They feel it would be easier for students than the current methods of typing or copy/p...
    CDL Taylor P
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