• Grade Export and Import Hangs

    I have setup a fresh install of canvas on Linux using the quick start guide from the canvas-lms github repo.  I created a course and added a single assignment and student.  After entering a grade for the ass...
    Matthew D.
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  • Not able to upload pdf or doc.x file into assignment box

    I have been unable to upload my paper into the Canvas assignment box. It initially existed as a doc.x, then, when that didn't work, I converted it to a PDF - still wouldn't upload.  In spite of the the fact that ...
    Jenny Hougendobler
    last modified by Jenny Hougendobler
  • Emails to students through the Canvas Grade Book

    One of the aggravating issues I have experienced with Canvas is that an instructor is not able to send an email to any student or group of students directly from the Canvas grade book.  I understand there have be...
    Danny Cain
    last modified by Danny Cain
  • Delete submissions by students

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    Hello!   A situation recently came up in class where we wanted to remove a submission that a student uploaded to an assignment. We were told by support that "the only way to do that is to remove the assignment c...
    Amanda McCarthy
    last modified by Amanda McCarthy
  • Move or Delete Incorrectly Submitted Assignments

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    362 votes
    If a student submits an assignment to say week 2 folder when it should have been submitted to week 3, currently there is no way to move that assignment to the correct location as the Teacher.  This core functiona...
    chofer@morainepark.edu
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  • Can I erase an import or replace an import?

    After import a previous course, can I either erase the import or replace with another import?
    Jeffrey Wada
    last modified by Jeffrey Wada
  • How do I access my course?

    when I'm on canvas I press begin my course and then select modules. It brings up the assignments but when I go to view/ work on them it brings me to a blank page. what should I do? Do you think maybe the instructor ha...
    Lawrence Friedman
    last modified by Lawrence Friedman
  • Allow global rubric editing

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    Right now, if the same rubric is attached to more than one assignment, and you edit the rubric in one assignment, it only changes the criteria for THAT assignment's rubrics, and creates a COPY of the previous version ...
    Abigail Smith
    last modified by Abigail Smith
  • Why is my dashboard glitching? And how to I fix it?

    I logged onto canvas and my dashboard won't load, it does not show my courses only flickering grey boxes where my courses should be. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to fix this issue. It is finals wee...
    Katia Stephenson
    last modified by Katia Stephenson
  • Ability to View HEIC files in SpeedGrader Preview

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    Many of the new iPads and iPhones have HEIC files for their photos.  If a student is required to upload a file to Canvas this file isn't compatible with the speedgrader preview.  In order for a teacher to vi...
    JOANNA MCKOWN
    last modified by JOANNA MCKOWN
  • LTI External Tools - Ability to Add Rubric

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    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
  • Add due date for completing peer review

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    385 votes
    Situation The due date of the assignment reminds students to complete the assignment in time. When peer reviews are enabled students don't have an indication or reminder to complete the peer reviews before a certain ...
    Jaap Stelpstra
    last modified by Jaap Stelpstra
  • Make Color Coding Optional in Rubrics

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    Rubrics have changed recently, adding color coding to the scores, with green for the highest scores and then orange and red for lower marks. I emphasize to my students that C or B is a good score, but now those who ha...
    Kelly Stack
    last modified by Kelly Stack
  • Download discussion board posts

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    We would like to be able to download all of the discussion board posts from our course this semester for faculty analysis. We would also like students to be able to download and/or view all of their posts to review at...
    Julia Volkman
    last modified by Julia Volkman
  • Classes I've taken

    How do I find the list of classes I have already taken? 
    Sarah  Hill
    last modified by Sarah Hill
  • Mac OS Catalina Upgrade okay to install now?

    Is there any update to updating to Mac OS Catalina software upgrade? I got the warning on screen a month ago recommending to hold off on the download. But the warning is now gone, does that mean we are good to go for ...
    Monty Burich
    last modified by Monty Burich
  • Settings Question

    How do I turn off the student notification that I as the instructor is in the course room. Is this through my settings? Thank you.
    Christine Shaub
    last modified by Christine Shaub
  • Grading resubmitted assignments using rubric in speed grader

    I graded an assignment and then allowed the student to resubmit the same assignment for a better grade.  Both assignments are uploaded with different submission dates but the rubric for the 2nd assignment shows t...
    Kathi Cliff
    last modified by Kathi Cliff
  • Show all quiz answers

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    Having a limit on showing quiz answers is silly.  Allow me to see all answers for all questions in quizzes all the time.
    Tom Filipiak
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  • Show Incorrect and Correct Answers in Multiple Answer Questions

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    Show Incorrect and Correct Answers in Multiple Answer Questions.  The way things work now I have to manually tell students which parts of these questions are correct and incorrect.
    Tom Filipiak
    last modified by Tom Filipiak