• Quiz Settings to Maximize Security

    The following document was created to help our faculty better understand quiz settings and how they can be used to enhance quiz security. In many cases locking down a quiz as much as possible (ex: not allowing student...
    Kona Jones
    last modified by jivedocs@instructure.com
  • What is the easiest way to end the term for teachers if they want to reuse their content?

    What is the easiest way to end the term for teachers if they want to reuse their content?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • LTI in Left Course Navigation

    Teachers are seeing various LTI tools in the course navigation.   It's getting to be a long list. (see example 1 in attachments).  I have found where LTI's have a placement (see example 2 in attachments).&#...
    Leslie Robair
    created by Leslie Robair
  • Import Courses from csv failed!

    Can anyone help me, I imported CVS file for courses.  format :  course_id,short_name,long_name,account_id,term_id,status,start_date,end_date,course_format,blueprint_course_id PASS2020-GYR-D2,PASS2020 Gia...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How to post all unposted grades at once

    Hi Everyone,   Now that the school year is over, I'm going through and double-checking our teacher's Gradebooks. Periodically, I find assignments with unposted grades. To find those assignments, I have to scroll...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Bluejeans integration for Canvas

    Has anyone had any success with integrating BlueJeans with Canvas? I've been able to get as far as installing it but get stuck at the authentication part.   Bluejeans has a great user guide that I've been workin...
    Kacie Cleary
    last modified by Kacie Cleary
  • SIS Import - UTF8 and "Couldn't find Canvas CSV import headers" errors

    I had a frustrating day trying to import data into Canvas via an upload of CSV data on the admin SIS Import page.   I was building the data using Excel, and saving it to CSV with UTF8 format via the "Save As" op...
    Carol Shergold
    last modified by Carol Shergold
  • Zoom in Canvas

    If you would like to connect with students using Zoom as your conferencing tool, you have the ability to add a Zoom Meeting to your Canvas Course, Course Announcement, Module, or via Calendar. The Zoom sessions will s...
    Emily Allen
    last modified by Emily Allen
  • Canvas Access & Waitlisted Students

    My institution would like waitlisted students to be able to access Canvas. Could you provide insight into what other schools are doing with students that are on a waitlist? Is there a special designation in Canva...
    last modified by mjones@swlaw.edu
  • Grade/Assignment Reports for Students Across all Courses

    Is there a Canvas tool (or additional integration) or clever way to pull grades for all students (and all their courses) at once? Currently, our academic deans have to click into each course for each student in o...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How to know if Assignment grade is released to students in API?

    Hello,   Just wondering how do we determine if Course Assignment grades have been released to students in API?   Couldn't find any helpful API for this.   Appreciate if there is any help to workaroun...
    Eric Werth
    created by Eric Werth
  • Custom Field on Canvas Course record

    Hello,   Wondering if we can store Custom fields on Courses? We're looking for storing Date/Time type on Course record.   Not sure if this is possible in Canvas via API.   Any help on achieving this ...
    Eric Werth
    created by Eric Werth
  • Enrollment Email Notifications why sometimes doesn't get sent

    Can someone clear up the mixed communication I'm finding out on the Community with if/when do email notifications get sent out to faculty and students when enrolled in a course?   I've found some Canvas comm...
    Suzy Jackson
    last modified by Suzy Jackson
  • Google Assignments - Instructions for Admin?  I am new at this! TY!

    I am looking for instructions on how to get LTI information for Google Assignments.  Help!
    Leslie Robair
    last modified by Leslie Robair
  • More Layoffs at Instructure

    https://philonedtech.com/instructure-restructure-significant-layoffs-hitting-canvas-side-of-the-business/    "Today, Instructure has implemented a new, even larger round of layoffs, this time primarily targ...
    David Tod
    last modified by David Tod
  • Using Zoom with Canvas FAQ

    You can start and join Zoom meetings in Canvas.   Notes: You must have accounts for both Canvas and Zoom. For more information about using Zoom in Canvas, visit the Zoom in Canvas document. For help with Zoo...
    last modified by allifoote
  • Editing LTI substitution strings?

    I'm looking to add a custom parameter to my institution's Piazza LTI integration. We're moving from another LMS to Canvas and we're trying to make sure we get as much of the same functionality as we were able to befor...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How to add a sandbox to a newly registered user?

    As an Admin, I have registered all the teachers in our institution. Unfortunately, they don't have sandboxes. What should I do?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How to upload a file via API using Powershell?

    I'm trying to upload a file via the API using Powershell. I am an administrator with 'impersonate' authorisation. I have tried following the API documentation for this process but am having trouble putting it into pra...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Removing the option to add links to a students profile.

    Good Morning    Is there a way to disable the ability for students to add links on their Profiles. I teach 8,9,10 year olds and would prefer this not to be an option.   Thanks Krystine
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders