• Style for External Links opening in Canvas

    Has anyone successfully altered the style/design of the frame that shows external URLs shown inside Canvas.   The current layout looks very dated indeed (ignore the issue with the link) Both the circular edge...
    Gideon Williams
    last modified by Gideon Williams
  • Make published and unpublished status easier for Faculty to understand

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    I'm a Dean at a small college and a student at a large college.  At both, I've witnessed a lot of confusion from new Faculty (many of them Adjunct) when time is limited on training them up on how to use Canvas.&#...
    Jerome Solomon
    last modified by Jerome Solomon
  • How do I import questions to test banks?

    I used to import question to test banks by importing a Canvas Course Export Package of a quiz, or importing a quiz from Commons. But neither approach seems to work any more. Is there any way to import questions to tes...
    Xuebing Yang
    last modified by Xuebing Yang
  • Improve Student DocViewer Comment View/Accessibility

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    Students are limited to a miniature window through which to view what can be some detailed teacher comments on written assignments using the SpeedGrader CrocDoc function. To see comments teachers have written using th...
    Doug Showley
    last modified by Doug Showley
  • Making feedback more visible to students

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    I'm teaching a course using Canvas. This is the second semester I've used it. I like Canvas overall, but I've discovered that my students have a difficult time reading the feedback that I provide on their online assig...
    Derek DiMatteo
    last modified by Derek DiMatteo
  • Display similar discussions when creating new discussion topic

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    Just like when creating a new idea on the Canvas Community, I'd like a feature where as a user creates a new Discussion Topic, a dropdown of similar topics are displayed. This will help reduce the number of duplicate ...
    Justin Lee
    last modified by Justin Lee
  • Canvas Release Notes (2019-12-21)

    Upcoming Canvas Changes   2020-01-18: End-of-Life functionality related to Canvas Data End-of-Life date for Gradebook Enforcement of multiple feature options For more information, please see Upcoming Ca...
    Erin Hallmark
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • Common announcement to all my classes

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    i teach five different classes (classes, not sections! ) and I have an announcement to make to all my classes. Currently, the only way seems to be - make the announcement five times, once in each class.   Should...
    Badari Eswar
    last modified by Badari Eswar
  • Email multiple classes at one time

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    Instructors often want, or are asked, to share news and information of importance to all our classes.  Currently, that means copying and pasting that information into anywhere from 2-5 different classes.  Gi...
    Elizabeth Malatestinic
    last modified by Elizabeth Malatestinic
  • Electronic Signature

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    I would love to see Canvas develop the ability to send a document to a student for electronic signature that could also be signed by faculty and housed within the LMS without the need for additional programs and file ...
    Emily Messer
    last modified by Emily Messer
  • Signature Block

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    It would be nice to have the option to add a signature block that can automatically be added to "Inbox" messages as well as discussion posts.
    Jodi Galvan
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  • Mark a Quiz as extra credit

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    Some of our instructors have the need to provide extra credit via a quiz.  Students would earn specific points based on their correct answer and receive extra points based on their score but it would not increase...
    Scott Finkeldei
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  • Extra Credit Quiz

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    Create a Quiz Type that is Extra Credit that acts like a normal quiz, autoscores but counts into the course score/grade as extra credit.
    Tom Filipiak
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  • Student app enable landscape view

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    Currently the SCORM modules are launched through external tools under submission tab in the student app.   When the external tool is clicked a new window is opened. Unfortunately the new window only launches in ...
    Vijai Mahendran
    last modified by Vijai Mahendran
  • Disabled Students: Testing Accommodations is No Longer a Hassle in New Quizzes

    One of the big hassles with testing accommodations is having students submit a testing request EVERY TIME for each individual test within any course. This is no longer the case with New Quizzes.   Here is an exa...
    Kelvin Dean
    last modified by Kelvin Dean
  • Video Overview Guide - Table of Contents

    All Users Administrators Community Instructors Students Observers Canvas Network Canvas Studio Gauge  All Users Canvas Help Resources (All Users) Conversations Overview (All ...
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    last modified by Nathan Atkinson
  • Gradebook History for Final Grade Override

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    Currently, with the new Gradebook, there is the Final Grade Override option.  For all columns, other than Final Grade Override in Grades that receive a score (Assignments, Quizzes, Discussions), there is an entry...
    Steve Faith
    last modified by Steve Faith
  • Test Retake

    How do I allow a student to retake a test?
    Joseph May
    last modified by Joseph May
  • Ecampus not WORKING!!!!!!

    why doesn't campus show on the screen on our macbook
    Joziah Sanchez
    last modified by Joziah Sanchez
  • CANVAS Integration Questions (Certification and API)

    Hi!   I´m partially responsible for our learning environment as of now and I have a few questions about canvas in general that I hope to get answered since it´s rather confusing to me right now. ...
    Dominik Fischer
    last modified by Dominik Fischer