You can view course files with the Canvas Student app. You can also view your personal files.
If you are an instructor, you can manage files for your course.
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 you are a student and Files is not available in Course Navigation, it will also be hidden from view in the app.
In the Courses tab, tap the name of the course you'd like to view. Or if it is available, tap the Files icon.
Files displays file folders  and file items . File folders are identified by a file folder icon.
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 .
View the course file . You can also share the file by tapping the Share icon .
Note: Not all file types support sharing.