• My student is no longer listed in my roster when she was enrolled in a new class.

    One of my student's disappeared from the roster of an older class as soon as she enrolled in a new class.  She is on the new class roster.  How can I recover her enrollment for the older class (and not lose ...
    Jen McMurray
    last modified by Jen McMurray
  • Canvas Course Marks export csv file via API

    Hi,   How can I grab a Canvas Course Marks export csv file via API? It is not presently clear to me from the documentation.   Kind Regards
    John Doe
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  • Multiple Due Dates One time

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    3 votes
    My school is new to Canvas and we just entered our first wholesale rollover of course content from last years courses to this years courses.  For the most part things went like clock work, a phrase we are used to...
    Timothy Thomack
    last modified by Timothy Thomack
  • "Message OBSERVERS of Students Who..." in Grade books!

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    675 votes
    K12 teachers MUST have the ability to "Message The Observers of Students Who...directly from the grade book. To maintain contact with Parents.   As a K-12 teacher, communication with parents (Observers) was...
    Jeff Pence
    last modified by Jeff Pence
  • Multiple Due Dates (checkpoints) for Discussions

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    2050 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
  • Printable / PDF-exportable quizzes

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    2205 votes
    As an instructor, I want to be able to export a Canvas quiz as a PDF. This would enable me to easily print quizzes for the purpose of accommodation, for allowing a given student to take a quiz outside the timeframe es...
    seth
    last modified by seth
  • Default section for a course should be the default option when adding people in a course

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    8 votes
    In a course with several sections and adding a new person through the People page the default section selected is the first section alphabetically. Staff unfamiliar with the interface may choose a role and not realise...
    Damian Sweeney
    last modified by Damian Sweeney
  • Ability to Save and Copy from Frequently Used Comments in Speedgrader/DocViewer

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    1349 votes
    It would be a great timesaver for writing instructors and anyone else making many of the same comments to students on assignments to save and store comments in SpeedGrader/Crocodoc DocViewer as one is able to do ...
    Joshua Herron
    last modified by Joshua Herron
  • Remove old rubrics from old courses

    I have been teaching for 5 years, and have had about 2 - 3 courses per semester, per year that I've taught. Currently, I have about 20 courses that I am an instructor in. As a result, when I try to search fo...
    Jacqualine Chan
    last modified by Jacqualine Chan
  • Two Changes for New Analytics

    Hi everyone! Thanks so much for your feedback and patience as we roll out our latest version of course analytics. We hear you and want to make this transition as smooth as possible for your institution....
    Katrina Hess
    created by Katrina Hess
  • Allow Students to Re-Access Peer Reviews

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    1 vote
    Fact: Students, currently, can submit peer reviews as a comment or as a rubric and comment. When the student submits it, they have lost all access to that peer review.    Problem:  In our courses,...
    Christie Bogle
    last modified by Christie Bogle
  • Unsplash hyperlink not working under Settings

    Is anyone else having trouble with their Unsplash hyperlink within the course image settings?  I had a professor ask about access yesterday and the only option is from the computer.  Unsplash cannot be selec...
    Tammy Ellison
    last modified by Tammy Ellison
  • join code for course that is not set to self enroll

    Why would a student receive a student sign up screen that requires a join code, if the course is not set to "self-enroll"?   Is there a setting that needs to be changed to allow student sign up without a joi...
    Marianne Goossens
    last modified by Marianne Goossens
  • Add rubrics in Teacher App

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    3 votes
    I LOVE LOVE LOVE the teacher app, it's streamlined my grading SO much, except for when I forget to add a rubric to an assignment. I'd love the ability to search & attach rubrics within the teacher app so I don't h...
    Jacqualine Chan
    last modified by Jacqualine Chan
  • Return an assignment to be Redone

    How do I return an assignment to a student to be redone?  I can't find a prompt for that?
    John Goekler
    last modified by John Goekler
  • Hiding Recent Feedback/Grades

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    199 votes
    It'd be great to be able to hide the "recent feedback" sidebar on our home screens so that we can keep our grades private when we happen to log in while in class.
    Carmen Lu
    last modified by Carmen Lu
  • Canvas Release: New Rich Content Editor

    This document introduces the Rich Content Editor Enhancements as noted in Canvas Release Notes (2019-11-16).      The New Rich Content Editor enhances the content creation experience in Canvas. &...
    Erin Hallmark
    last modified by Erin Hallmark
  • Group Discussions: Make Reply Numbers Clickable

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    Do you have a large enrollment class like I do, and break your students into smaller discussion groups to even smaller groups for team projects? Being able to monitor and moderate those discussion groups can be h...
    Amy Simons
    last modified by Amy Simons
  • is canvas cli the best way to export the data from canvas ?

    Hi everyone,    I am trying to export the information from canvas to an external database, I was searching out and I found canvas cli which is a good option to do it, however I not able to run it properly I...
  • Trouble submitting a video on canvas discussion

    Hello I need help on trying to submit a video onto a canvas discussion. Its for my speech class, and I have been trying to upload it for the past few days but it either kicks me off the whole website or it just wont l...
    Saul Cobian
    last modified by Saul Cobian