You can reply to a discussion within the Canvas Student app.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
Note: The process of responding to a focused discussion or a threaded discussion is the same, although the layout of the discussion may look different depending on the depth of the discussion thread.
In the Courses tab, tap the name of the course you'd like to view. Or if it is available, tap the Discussions icon.
Reply to Discussion
To reply to the main discussion, tap the Reply icon.
Reply to Threaded Discussion
If you want to reply to a comment made by another user, tap the heading of the user's comment. The post will expand.
Note: If the post does not expand, the thread you selected is not a threaded discussion.