• Automatic due date reminder notifications

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    Please add a notification option (preferably turned on by default) that sends a reminder notification 24 hours before a quiz or an assignment is due, to any student who has not already submitted it.  Currently it...
    Shoshana Brassfield
    last modified by Shoshana Brassfield
  • Automatically open new tab for links/external tools set to 'Load in a new tab'

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    Previously under the title "Link to External URL"   When linking to an external url that Canvas will not (or cannot) embed, link should automatically open in a new tab or window.  Currently, Canva...
    Ceradwen Tokheim
    last modified by Ceradwen Tokheim
  • New Quizzes: Honorlock Integration

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    We really want to move to New Quizzes. However, we need it to work with Honorlock like the current quizzes do. I really hope this is on your Roadmap!
    Katie Jacobson
    last modified by Katie Jacobson
  • Gradebook: Custom Grade Codes

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    Please allow teachers to create custom grade codes in the gradebook.  This goes beyond the missing/late/excused flags currently in the new gradebook roll-out.  Teachers would like the ability to create a let...
    Barbara Reklis
    last modified by Barbara Reklis
  • Canvas Permission Updates

    Hello Canvas Admins!   We appreciate all of the feedback we've received regarding the need for better communication of permission updates.   This purpose of this document is to inform you of any updates or...
    jlafrance@instructure.com
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • OneNote assignment to canvas for submission

    I have an assignment that was originally on canvas. It was then  copied to OneNote to be completed. I need to submit the assignment now, but am unsure how to get it back to canvas for submission.
    Jennifer Eaton
    last modified by Jennifer Eaton
  • To be able to Rotate an image inside the Rich Content Editor.

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    It would be nice to be able to rotate an image once you get them into the rich content editor. Some pictures that you take with your phone and upload into canvas will show up rotated counterclockwise 90 degrees, and t...
    Doug Fontaine
    last modified by Doug Fontaine
  • Make late policy affect only attempts submitted after the due date/time

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    Currently in the New Gradebook, instructors can set the gradebook so that late penalties are automatically deducted. It is unfortunate that in multiple-attempt quizzes for which only the highest-scored attem...
    Gene Owens
    last modified by Gene Owens
  • Clarify the language of the "Post Grades" button in the New Gradebook

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    A suggestion about the New Gradebook's Postable Submission Comments feature revealed in January's release notes: wouldn't it be less confusing if the "Post Grades" button now said "Post Grades/Comments"? Since the but...
    Adam Engel
    last modified by Adam Engel
  • True surveys

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    Challenge: Surveys still look like quizzes In the current version of Canvas (December 2019), students have to click a button that says 'Submit Quiz' to submit a survey. Surveys also turn up in the Quiz area. It's poss...
    Ashley Anderson
    last modified by Ashley Anderson
  • How do I regrade a Multiple Choice quiz question?

    If you accidentally published a quiz with an existing multiple choice question that needs to be corrected, you can use quiz regrade to edit the question and update student grades. Learn more about quiz regrade options...
    Canvas Doc Team
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  • Upcoming Canvas Changes

    Periodically functionality will be added, changed, or removed in Canvas. Announcements are made in Release Notes on an ongoing basis. Other changes may not be directly related to Canvas, such as browser upda...
    Erin Hallmark
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • Display rubric comments in student learning mastery gradebook

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    We have aligned each assignment with the corresponding learning outcomes and give qualitative feedback using the rubric comments field for each outcome.   Students can see how they are doing for each outcome o...
    Mieke Hoing
    last modified by Mieke Hoing
  • Discussion Video Submissions - Upload Media

    When a student is asked to contribute to a discussion by submitting a video, there is no way to default that submission to Media Upload like you can in normal assignments. I try to force all video submissions to Media...
    Matt Fuller
    created by Matt Fuller
  • Edit/Delete All Items in a Calendar Series

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    There really needs to be a feature that allows for the bulk editing deleting of calendar event that are in a series. For example, if I have a recurring event every week, but make typo, I shouldn't have to go through a...
    Marion Jones
    last modified by Marion Jones
  • use api to reset the terms of service flag

    We are looking for a solution that would require students to acknowledge a "terms of service" style page/popup once a semester when they login. Our faculty are concerned that students are not aware of that some o...
    Christy F Stanley
    last modified by Christy F Stanley
  • How can you log into the canvas student app using a google account?

    How can you log into the canvas student app using a google account?   I am trying to but it is not working.
    Jack Herring
    last modified by Jack Herring
  • Order Discussion Posts from Newest to Oldest

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    Currently, the discussion posts are ordered from oldest to newest.  A student/professor has to scroll or go to the last page and then scroll to get to the latest post.   Canvas REALLY needs to re-order this...
    Canvas Admin
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  • Auto-reply for Canvas messages

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    Please add a "out of office" feature to the Canvas messages so that students who use the Canvas Inbox to send messages during winter or summer breaks will know that faculty are off campus and unable to reply...
    Sean Duffy
    last modified by Sean Duffy
  • Can free teacher accounts add users

    I just signed up for a free teacher account. How do I add users? Posts about this question don't help because there is no user tab under settings.
    Susan Guinn
    last modified by Susan Guinn