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Mari-Cruz Garcia
Hello, I am looking into archiving procedures for our VLE platform. As we are a university originally born in Scotland but now with 5 global campuses, I thought that the best way of creating a hierarchical structure which is not Anglo-centric would be having: `-The root account -1 sub account per school (School of Social Sciences, School of… (Show more)
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Stefanie Sanders
How do you remove a deleted sis login from being referenced or showing as already in use when I try to assign it to the proper user account?   enrollments.csv - Enrolled a user 1216961 in course , but referenced a deleted sis login users.csv - An existing Canvas user with the SIS ID 22103 has already claimed 1216961's user_id requested login… (Show more)
Stefanie Sanders
I have read some past postings on Best Practices for subaccounts and managing LMS permissions.  I thought I might post again a question about how other schools are managing permissions.   Our school requires all faculty to use the Canvas Gradebook and Syllabus.  Monitoring this requirement is a challenge for our Chairs and Deans.  We are hoping… (Show more)
Aurelien Mansier
Click to view contentIn my role as a Project Consultant, I frequently assist clients with configuring their authentication for Canvas. Because I have had several requests recently for assistance with Okta, I decided to put this resource together.   Prerequisites Any user that needs to authenticate via Okta must already have a user account provisioned in Canvas. The… (Show more)
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Renee Carney
Greetings, Canvas world!   As I am sitting thinking about my proposal for InstructureCon2020, I thought, wouldn't it be a great idea if CanvasAdvocates had space where they can present to other users from a direct end-user perspective! These presentations can stretch from beginner to advanced or even open Q and A panel with a panel of "Canvas… (Show more)
Rebecca Asker
Click to view contentHi! A student is having a strange issue; when she tries to upload a file in an assignment, the document becomes empty. This has happened to two different students. I don't understand why this happens or how to resolve the issue. The size of the files are 0MB, so there is no content whatsoever. The issue seems to occur in PDF-files, films and… (Show more)
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Melissa Buonato
Anyone know how the microsoft immersive reader works with Canvas? Saw this press release posted on twitter https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/the-microsoft-immersive-reader-comes-to-instructure-canvas-300937415.html#targetText=Immersive%20Reader%20demonstrably%20improves%20reading,learning%20differences%20such%20as%20dyslexia.
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Kona Jones
We're trying to figure out how students access the materials in our courses. In other words, are they accessing their discussions through the Calendar, To-Do list, Discussions tab, or the Home tab (which has modules).    I've explored Analytics somewhat and aren't seeing a way I can get that data from Analytics. Am I missing something? Is there… (Show more)
jlafrance@instructure.com
Hello Canvas Admins!   We appreciate all of the feedback we've received regarding the need for better communication of permission updates.   This purpose of this document is to inform you of any updates or changes that are made to the Canvas Course Role Permissions PDF and Canvas Account Role Permissions PDF documents. We will specify which…
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