• Dark Theme for Canvas

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    Hello all! I am a student, and I am here to suggest an idea that I thought would make Canvas more personalized. I think a dark theme would be great for Canvas since some students like to stay up at night (not me), and...
    Matthew Keating
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  • Editing Capabilities for Rubrics

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    I would like to see some additional options for Rubrics.  Specifically, it would be nice to be able to:   Insert a new rubric row anywhere within an existing rubric. Drag and drop an existing rubric row to...
    chofer@morainepark.edu
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  • delete discussion submission

    hi i was looking over my discussion submission and would like to fix it, can i delete it and resubmit?
    amy tuero
    last modified by amy tuero
  • Checkbox

    Is it possible to have a checkbox with lectures so you can check the box after viewing the lecture.  It would help when you have a long list of material to cover.   See attachment. 
    Ingibjorg Olafsdottir
    last modified by Ingibjorg Olafsdottir
  • Insights Feature Student Icons listed in Alphabetical Order

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    Is there a way to see student icons alphabetically in the Canvas Insights feature? Since we have a large number of students in some of our classes and the assignment includes viewing a video, it becomes difficult to v...
    Doris Serna
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  • Direct Share of Modules

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    I would love to have to "Copy To" and "Send To" option available for modules.  Right now it is only available for assignments.
    Timothy Hebert
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  • What are ways that will help me respond to discussion post more often and not forget?

    I am struggling with responding to discussion posts.  Anyone else?  And how do you handle this?  Any ideas?
    Jackie Combs
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  • Allocating students to markers/graders

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    Originally posted as a question - asked to submit as an idea (thanks Erin Hallmark)   In terms of an assignment workflow improvement (particularly for larger courses) - not having functionality for academics to m...
    James Trueman
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  • How can I submit a PDF assignment that I exported to my Canvas file folder?

    I scanned an assignment as a PDF and exported it into Canvas "My Files." When I click on "Submit assignment" on the course assignment submission page from my Android phone, the little panda bear page te...
    Ann Maouyo
    last modified by Ann Maouyo
  • Change functionality of Eye Icon in SpeedGrader

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    Faculty expect the Eye Icon in SpeedGrader to work the same as the old Mute/Unmute feature, but it does not.   We recently discovered that if an assignment has the Automatic Post Policy applied and you hide...
    Tasha Biesinger
    last modified by Tasha Biesinger
  • Adding students

    Is there any way I can enrol students to a course without having to use their email address. For example sending them a link to the course?
    Megan Collins
    last modified by Megan Collins
  • How do I download all the assignments submitted from one student?

    So I am trying to download the assignments from just one student.  How do I do this without downloading the assignments for the entire class or without having do do this one assignment at a time?
    Cale Thornburg
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  • Canvas Release: Direct Share

    This document introduces the Direct Share feature as noted in Canvas Release Notes (2020-01-18)  Direct Share allows users to copy individual course items to another course and share individual i...
    Erin Hallmark
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • How can I make internal hyperlinks in a PDF document work when the PDF is viewed in a Canvas window?

    I created a long Word document for my students, and, for ease of navigation, I created internal hyperlinks (which are called "Bookmarks" in Word) so that my students can easily and quickly navigate to different parts ...
    David Agruss
    last modified by David Agruss
  • Anonymous Discussion Forums

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    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...
    scottd@instructure.com
    last modified by scottd@instructure.com
  • How do I create a group assignment with various topics and groups

    How do I create a group assignment for 45 students, with 3 separate topics, 3 groups for each topic, and only one student can self select what topic and group they want to join?   If I set up 3 different groups ...
    Lisa Hendrickson
    last modified by Lisa Hendrickson
  • Dar extensiones de entrega

    ¿Cómo puedo dar extensión de entrega a un alumno en particular? 
    Alberto  Gamez
    last modified by Alberto Gamez
  • About Myself

    A bit about myself.
    David Ao
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  • Graded Survey Vs Graded Quiz

    I had a test set up as a Graded Survey. The students took the test and saved their responses. Can I convert this test over to Graded Quiz without losing/affecting any of the responses the students entered? As a Graded...
    Catherine Henlein
    last modified by Catherine Henlein
  • How do I view the MS Word Metadata on submitted assignments?

    I used to be able to look at metadata on submitted assignments in MS Word.(after downloading) The metadata seems to be missing now (cleaned). How do I view the MS Word Metadata on submitted assignments?
    Glenn Dardick
    last modified by Glenn Dardick