• How to Set Up Google Analytics for Canvas

    Using Google Analytics means that your institution is subject to Google's terms of service. Please verify with your institution's legal team before installing Google Analytics in your Canvas instance to ensure that yo...
    Jeremy Perkins
    last modified by Jeremy Perkins
  • Why no Course ID?

    I am a Canvas Admin for my district and I'm attempting to archive our courses.  However, I'm getting a little frustrated because a good number of our courses have no Course ID which means you have to move them to...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Jenzabar SIS and Canvas data uploads

    I'd like to reopen this conversation.  We still do not have a working SIS data upload system due to issues related with the tables in our Jenzabar registration module and how that office is dropping students from...
    Rona Tyger
    last modified by Rona Tyger
  • Canvas Registration Email Blacklist

    Howdy!   Is there a blacklist function anywhere where I could restrict certain domains from registering with Canvas? We're getting a lot of spammers from foreign countries.
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Creating Active User Report

    Hello All. How do I run a report to export that shows me all active users by type? Thank you, Nikki
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Project Site

    How do I set up a project site for a group of admins vs. a course site?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How can we set up gradebooks for standards and traditional?

    We are implementing Canvas 5-12 next year.  Our 5th and 6th grades use standards-based grading and 7-12 more traditional.  What is the best way to set this up?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Uptick in spam help desk calls

    Are any other admins seeing this? We went from roughly one-two per month reported spam calls to the Instructure help desk to nearly daily since June 12. What's going on?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How to manage Rolling intake on Canvas

    Hi All,   I would like to hear some advice from the community about how to manage rolling intake on Canvas.   Our school have a rolling intake every month, which mean we will have new students every month....
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • SIS ID overlap

    Hi,  I recently made an SIS import for new student accounts but a couple of SIS ids overlapped and the result is that some of the students lost their accounts.  Is there a way I can set up the students aga...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • User ID in submissions API call off by 1

    I am working on a project where I am matching student submissions back to our local database.  To crosswalk this data I am using the sis_user_id field in the Pseudonym_Dim table downloaded out of Canvas Data....
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • What will happen to individual classroom courses if a blue print is synced after the initial launch??

    We have district blue prints that have been developed and updates need to be pushed out to all of the individual teachers. Teachers have personalized their courses and we are wondering if these changes will be impacte...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Login API - Adding an additional login to a user

    Working in powershell to script some Canvas things.  Have done a fair amount in PS with the Canvas APIs. Trying to create an additional login for a user via the login API  POST /api/v1/accounts/:account_id/...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Are there specs around how User IDs are assigned?

    I'm looking for a better understanding of the options around the user ID values Canvas assigns to accounts.  The end goal is to have a distinct user ID that can be assigned per person and follow them throughout t...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Do you disable graduates at the end of each school year?  If so, how?

    I just finished my first year of using Canvas - both as an instructor as an admin.  Yay!  Anyway, I try do "housekeeping" and organizing when I can.  We have lots of students over the years in the schoo...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Canvas Permissions and Granularity Feature Ideas

    New! July 9, 2018  Posted by Erin Hallmark: Permissions Name Updates (2018-07-14 Canvas Release) - the Permissions page includes updates to permissions names, which have also been grouped according to f...
    Joni Miller
    last modified by Joni Miller
  • Managing LTI Course Navigation Visibility

    The Story A common frustration of teachers using Canvas at an institution is when their course navigation gets messed up by an admin. A teacher may have been teaching their courses for a couple of weeks and then all o...
    Jeremy Perkins
    last modified by Jeremy Perkins
  • How can the admin enable single-course notifications for an account?

    Hi everyone!   Does anyone know how to enable course notifications for a single course?   I received a request but I can seem to find where to enable it and I could not find a guide that would walk me thro...
    M. Ricardo Flores
    last modified by M. Ricardo Flores
  • Batch Blueprint Associations

    Is it possible to load a batch file to associate a large number of courses with a Blueprint course? blueprint associated courses
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Test Students, LTIs, and Budget Concerns

    Like most Universities we have quite a few integration points in Canvas using LTI,  Many of the apps are paid resources that charge by user license.  What we've noticed is any faculty that uses the Student V...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders