You can view course files with the Canvas Student app. You can also view your personal files.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
Note: The Course Navigation menu matches the browser version of your Canvas course. If Files is not available in your Course Navigation, it will also be hidden from view in the app.
Files displays file folders  and file items  identified by icon type.
View File Items
To view file items within a folder, tap the name of the folder .
To view a specific file, tap the name of the file . If your device has an application installed that can display the file, you can view the file in the app.