• How do I drop a self-enrolled Canvas course?

    If you decide you want to drop a course you self-enrolled in using Canvas, follow these steps. Note: You can only drop a self-enrolled Canvas course while it is in progress (between the course start date and end date)...
    Canvas Doc Team
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  • Join New Class button

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    In some instances of Canvas, there appears to be a Join New Class button.     Why do others, like Free-For-Teachers do not have this button? This is useful if your instructor gives you a join code and you...
    Kelvin Dean
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  • Canvas looks differently... :(

    What happened with Canvas ? Why am I not able to find anything today ? It was so amazing to see everything on the first landing page! Give me back my yesterday’s Canvas! Guys, are you doing Canvas for yourselves...
    Liya Stasenko
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  • Why do my assignment pages keep scrolling to the top by itself? When I scroll down to read or type, it just scrolls back up to the top.

    I can't work on my assignments because every time I start typing, it goes back up to the top of page.
    Jason Girten
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  • Markdown support for canvas

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    Markdown Markdown is a plain text format for writing content using a simple markup language. It is in widespread use and features prominently on sites related to research, math, and coding. It is, for instance, the de...
    Johan Larsson
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  • Exporting Grading Scheme grade from CANVAS to Powerschool

    My school uses a rubric to convert raw points to a proportional grade on a 4pt scale. I have figured out how to have CANVAS do this conversion for me using a "grading scheme" option in the assignment set up instead of...
    Jim Walker
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  • Chat & Charge Lounge and Training Room Bundle

    Will there be a Chat & Charge Lounge and Training Room Bundle this year? That was a good deal last year in Long Beach, and was a nice use of Tuesday morning, with lots of interesting news and some review of o...
    Ira Strauss
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  • points possible keeps disappearing on Tests grades

    I have a section in the ASSIGNMENTS section called CHAPTER Tests. When I input a test it asks how many points the test is out of. I put in the number. When I start inputting grades, the points possible disappears. Hel...
    Luis Martinez
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  • How can I make an assignment "required" to get the final grade.

    In my course I have three assignments.   One assignment results in a score of max 100 points. The other two are complete / incomplete assignments The student can only get the final grade (score for the first a...
    Martijn Koops
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  • Average final grades of different courses

    In our curriculum, we have several courses ( consisting of assignments, hands-on excerices, etc) delivered by different teacher, who each maintain their own Cnavas course.   Now we need to average the final grad...
    Martijn Koops
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  • No audio in video on Desktop (Edge and Chrome)

    I had a student ask for them while they were attempting to watch a video that is embedded within the course. No audio would come out of video on Edge or Chrome on the desktop but other audio on the computer worked. It...
    Tyler Vander Velden
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  • How can I unassign all students from all groups in a group set at once?

    I need to undo and redo a random assignment of students to groups. How this is best done without deleting the whole group set?
    Jürgen Strohhecker
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  • When students are working on an assignment with a Google Doc, is there a way that you can view their progress?

    My students are writing a argument piece and I want to view their progress and leave comments? Is their a way to do this?
    Alda Heller
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  • Odd Grading Behavior with Fill-in-the-Blank Questions

    I work with a few instructors who have reported odd grading behavior in Canvas when they review fill-in-the-blank questions.  Before I start sharing examples, I want to mention that 1) instructors are using old q...
    Sarah Maxwell
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  • editing free form comments on rubric?

    Using free form comments on rubric you can make reusable comments. My question is can you edit or delete these to clean it up or if you make a typo? brilliant option.   They are saved somewhere.... I want to kn...
    Jarral Ryter
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  • Edit or Delete Saved Comments

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    If you make an error in typing a comment while using a rubric and then save it, there is no way to correct it later. It's possible to save a new, corrected comment, but then you have to check each time to make sure yo...
    Pamela Breedlove
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  • Adding points to Exam grade

    If I imported grades from external exam into Canvas, and decide to throw out a question and add points for it to whole class, is there a way to do this without downloading Excel out of Canvas, adjusting grades then re...
    Anica  Lee
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  • Canvas Group - Collaboration with Google Docs

    Canvas Group - Collaboration with Google Docs: Can you upload a previous created document into Google Docs for students to collaborate on? I cannot figure out how to do this without re-creating the document? 
    Kezia Lilly
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  • Exporting letter grades

    When exporting the grades from the gradebook, the letter grade is not displayed for assignments. It comes up as points instead, despite selecting letter grade from the assignment editing area.    Is it poss...
    Meryam M
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  • Mac user

    is canvas compatible with a mac
    crystal farias
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