• How do I create a discussion in a group?

    You can start discussions with a group in Canvas. Open Discussions In Group Navigation, click the Discussions link. Add Discussion Click the Add Discussion button. Create Discussion   ...
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  • How do I filter the Calendar view by course as a student?

    By default, the Calendar displays your personal calendar and course calendars for each class in which you are enrolled. However, you can filter which calendars display, including group and course calendars as well as ...
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  • How do I manage groups as a student group leader?

    As a student group leader, you can help manage a group in a course. Group leaders are assigned automatically or manually by your instructor. You will not receive any notification that you have been added as a group le...
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  • How do I view the Calendar iCal feed to subscribe to an external calendar as a student?

    The Calendar iCal feed is located in the sidebar of your Calendar. You can import the iCal feed into any calendar app that accepts the iCal format, such as Google Calendar, Apple Calendar, Outlook, and Yahoo Calendar....
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  • How do I change a page name in a group?

    You can rename pages in your group. Open Pages In Group Navigation, click the Pages link. View Pages   Pages is designed to open to the front page for group, if there is a front page selected. T...
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  • How do I join a conference in a course as a student?

    You can join a conference that has already been started by the conference host. To use your microphone, you must give Conferences access to your microphone settings. As part of joining the conference, you must verify...
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  • How do I view the rubric for my external tool assignment?

    If you instructor creates an assignment with an external tool, such as a Google Drive or Microsoft Office 365 assignment, they may include a rubric as part of your assignment. Before submitting your assignment you can...
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  • How do I add captions to new or uploaded videos in Canvas?

    You can easily create and upload caption files when you add video content in the Rich Content Editor. The Rich Content Editor is used in features that support the editor (Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Pages...
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  • How do I attach a file to a discussion reply as a student?

    If your instructor allows file attachments, you can attach a file to a discussion reply using the attachment icon. Attachments can be added to both graded and non-graded discussions. Any attachments added as part of d...
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  • How do I view Pages as a student?

    You can view Pages in your course through the Pages Index page or through Modules. Note: If you cannot view the Pages Course Navigation link, your instructor has hidden the link in your course. Additionally, you will ...
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  • How do I view quiz results as a student?

    Quiz results are easy to read in Canvas. As a student, you can see different types of quiz results, depending on your instructor's preference. Note: Your instructor may be using an upgraded quiz tool called New Qui...
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  • How do I choose an assignment path in a module?

    If your Modules page asks you to choose an assignment group, you need to choose which assignment(s) you want to select before you can progress to the next assignment. Open Modules In Course Navigation, click t...
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  • How do I create a hyperlink or embed a file from Google Drive into the New Rich Content Editor as a student?

    If your course has enabled Google Apps, you can create a document, slide presentation, or spreadsheet using Google Drive and then embed that document anywhere you can use the New Rich Content Editor in Canvas. Several...
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  • How do I use the Math Editor in the New Rich Content Editor as a student?

    Canvas has an integrated tool for math and science formulas based on LaTeX, the industry standard for academic publication. The LaTeX Math Editor is built into the New Rich Content Editor. Several features in Canvas s...
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  • How do I upload a document in the New Rich Content Editor as a student?

    You can upload files from your computer to link in the New Rich Content Editor. Several features in Canvas support the New Rich Content Editor, including Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Pages, and Quizzes. No...
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  • How do I record media using the New Rich Content Editor as a student?

    You can use the New Rich Content Editor to record video and audio media. You can record media for any length of time, but shorter media recordings are recommended. If your media is longer than 15 minutes, you may want...
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  • How do I create hyperlinks to course content in the New Rich Content Editor as a student?

    When using the New Rich Content Editor, you can insert links to previously created course content. You may be able to link to content in Pages, Assignments, Quizzes, Announcements, Discussions, and Modules. You can al...
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  • How do I view course content offline as an HTML file as a student?

    If your institution has enabled offline content, you can view your course offline as an HTML file. You can download the HTML file from the Modules page and view any content available in each module. Currently HTML fil...
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  • How do I embed media files from Canvas into the New Rich Content Editor as a student?

    You can embed media files from your user files in Canvas in the New Rich Content Editor. Several features in Canvas support the New Rich Content Editor, including Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Pages, and Qu...
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  • How do I view course content offline as an ePub file as a student?

    If one or more of your courses have enabled ePub exports, you can view your course offline as an ePub file. You can download the ePub file and upload it into any eReader software for viewing, such as iBooks or Azardi....
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