• Labels / icons in modules or other items

    How can I add labels/icons to items of modules that I am creating? I don't find that option in my interface. I am using Google Chrome, but I also tried Opera browser.
    Gunnar Óskarsson
    last modified by Gunnar Óskarsson
  • How do I hide grades for an assignment in the New Gradebook?

    You can hide student grades for an assignment in the New Gradebook. When an assignment is hidden, students can still view and submit the assignment, but the grade will be hidden. Grades will stay hidden until assignme...
    Canvas Doc Team
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  • How do I create a new feature idea in the Canvas Community?

    Feature ideas allow people to suggest ideas on ways to improve or enhance Canvas' functionality. It is one of many inputs considered when choosing to build new features into our Canvas. Feature ideas are found in the ...
    Canvas Doc Team
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  • Selecting a subset of questions for a "random set" from an item bank in Quizzes.next

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    11 votes
    For formative quizzes, I (and many other instructors in my department) have built quizzes with many "questions" where each "question" is taken at random from a set of questions in a question bank.  That way ...
    Dan Grilley
    last modified by Dan Grilley
  • Multiple Due Dates (checkpoints) for Discussions

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    2104 votes
    With the way that many schools set up forum discussions and require "check-ins" to the forum throughout the week, it would be great if we could include multiple due dates in the discussion activities. For instance, I ...
    Chris White
    last modified by Chris White
  • Changing grading policy on unpublished assignments

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    3 votes
    Currently Gradebook does NOT allow teachers to change grading policy to manual when the assignment/quiz/exam is not yet published. When I am preparing/updating exams I start with an older version and change quest...
    Helen Saar
    last modified by Helen Saar
  • UDOIT 2.5.0 "Dana"

    This release is dedicated to the memory of Dana Danger Grey, a wonderful person and fierce proponent of accessibility.  Read more about Dana's life here.   The main focus for this release is adding the "fir...
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  • Does anyone else lose the video links in your pages?

    I've built content pages with video links.   Some days the links are visible and active.  Other times I'm logged in, the links are completely missing.  as in BLANK PAGE.     What mi...
    Kristen King
    last modified by Kristen King
  • How to see both points and grades in Gradebook?

    In gradebook, I can only see the total points or the total percentages. I can't seem to figure out how to see the grades. I am assuming this is because gradebook was set up this way, but I also can't figure how to go ...
    Erin Jensen
    last modified by Erin Jensen
  • Allow Multiple Submission Types on the Same Assignment

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    349 votes
    Originally submitted by Sara Wolf   Currently, instructors can choose to allow a variety of formats for assignment submission. However, when the student submits, only one type can be used, unless the student ele...
    Stefanie Sanders
    last modified by Stefanie Sanders
  • Data Using Outcomes in a Rubric?

    Our art department needs to create a common assessment in which all of the disciplines can get data to track. We have decided to use two outcomes that I always use in my project rubrics.    The question is ...
    Alycia Yates
    created by Alycia Yates
  • New Quizzes new question type: Audio recording

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    365 votes
    Current Situation The current audio submission tool is decent, but it is neither robust nor efficient, and, most importantly, it is not available for quizzes.   Problem For second/foreign language courses, spe...
    Matt McGinniss
    last modified by Matt McGinniss
  • Canvas Release Calendar Overview

    This page displays an embedded view of the Canvas Release Schedule calendar.   To subscribe to the Canvas Release calendar, please see the What is the Canvas release schedule for beta, production, and ...
    Erin Hallmark
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • Creating a new course then copying an existing course into it

    How do I create a new, free Canvas Instructure account?   Then, copy an existing course into that new account (without losing the active users)?
    Cindy Fitzwilliams-Heck
    last modified by Cindy Fitzwilliams-Heck
  • Load insecure content (but its https)

    External URL Link https://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act/test-preparation/english-practice-test-questions.html?page=0&chapter=0&chapter=0 Canvas says this content is insecur...
    William Herring
    created by William Herring
  • My dashboard will not open or I don't have access to upload my documents.

    My dashboard will not open  file, grades and I cannot upload any assignment,I don't have access.Canvas Training
    Jeannette Garcia
    last modified by Jeannette Garcia
  • Canvas keeps scrolling to the top every 10 seconds, and it's driving me insane

    Please watch the video first.     If you're using Safari and on a page with a rubric, Canvas will reliably scroll to the top every 10 seconds. I haven't been able to reproduce this on Chrome.  ...
    Nehal Patel
    last modified by Nehal Patel
  • Re-entering Test/Quiz with an Access Code

    Does a student have to enter the access code every time he or she leaves a Canvas tests and returns to complete the test within Quizzes.Next?  If so, am I able to track who leaves, when they leave and how many ti...
    Chyteira Dues
    last modified by Chyteira Dues
  • Add Admin Commons Permissions Management

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    17 votes
    Current Situation: To allow someone permission to manage commons as an admin you have to do the following: 1. Click on Permissions; Go to Account Roles; scroll down to "Admins - add / remove" 2. Turn on or off for t...
    Russell Cummings
    last modified by Russell Cummings
  • Announcements: Lock to home

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    65 votes
    Certain announcements are critical to the classroom success and having them always present on the front page previews would be ideal to maintain their classroom visibility.  We’d like a checkbox option in t...
    Joshua Cohen
    last modified by Joshua Cohen