• What is your recommendations on internet bandwidth connectivity for 800-1,000 students simultaneously taking exam in Canvas LMS?

    What is your recommendations on internet bandwidth connectivity for 800-1,000 students simultaneously taking exam in Canvas LMS?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Permissions & Hiding default Course roles

    We are at the beginning of our Canvas journey and I've been tasked to replicated the permissions available to the teaching staff in our current VLE. Currently staff are able to view all courses in their school and enr...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Microsoft immersive reader installation

    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-30093741...
    Melissa Buonato
    last modified by Melissa Buonato
  • User Quota Questions

    Hello, Community!   I'm an administrator at a small Art & Design school, and we're struggling with figuring out where to cap the personal file storage for users.   As you might imagine for a school wit...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Ellucian's ILP

    How many of you are using Ellucian's ILP? Do you find it useful? Are you using it to sync grades and SIS data?
    Tabitha Locklear
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  • Official ID Photos in Canvas

    Hello,   I was recently asked by our Provost to look into sync’ing up student/user ID photos from our ID database into our LMS (Canvas). This is primarily requested from faculty which teach in large secti...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Admin Access for Chairs and Deans

    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 require...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Measuring success: course design

    We are into our second term of using Canvas, and have established as our goals consistent use of modules, the syllabus, and the grade book. Without paying for additional reports, and lacking the IT/Canvas admin staffi...
    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
  • Report to see who all has set pronouns

    With the addition of personal pronouns I am curious to see how many people set them in our instance of Canvas.  Has anyone found a report or other method to see if pronouns have been selected for individuals?...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Rejecting Emoji Input on Display Name Field

    Has anyone had an issue with students changing their display name to all emoji characters? If so, what measures have you used to prevent it?
    Jeffrey Anderson
    created by Jeffrey Anderson
  • Automatising the creation and association of courses in Canvas

    Hello, I understand that Blueprint courses needs to be created manually rather than using SIS-provisioned courses. However, what tools or scripts can use to create automatically blank automatic courses and linking th...
    Mari-Cruz Garcia
    last modified by Mari-Cruz Garcia
  • Invoice, Registration, payment

    I am curious to know what others are using to manage SIS data via registration, payment and invoicing? 
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Ever hear of an LMS called AuthoRISE?

    Totally unrelated question to Canvas...but you are my "peeps" and my LMS expert community. Anyone know anything about a new LMS called AuthoRISE? I was asked about it and I can't find anything except one random school...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Weaknesses in Process for Manually Adding Users

    Hello, While our students and instructors are created and authenticated via integration with LDAP, we have a category of users that we create manually in Canvas using the "+People" button in the account Admin section...
    Michael Keen
    created by Michael Keen
  • Help with higher education measures

    First, I am going to admit that I am not fluent in using Canvas data or Power BI that we are trying to set up at our university. I have more experience with Excel, so if I use the wrong terminology, please forgive me ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • API to get highest score of Assignments for all students on a course

    We currently use the following API, which is meant to give the highest score (based on all completed attempts) for a specific acitivty - for ALL students on that course (a staff development one): 'https://hcuk.instru...
    Dave Perry
    created by Dave Perry
  • Incorporating Mute/Hide option for New Gradebook

    In New Gradebook, has anyone dealt with, or heard about restrictions concerning grading exams early, and not having the Mute/Hide Grade functionality available? I have two professors that experienced this last night. ...
    Craig Donahue
    last modified by Craig Donahue
  • 3rd party chemistry drawing tool?

    We have teachers in Chemistry who need students to be able to 'draw' and submit such mystical things as this:   [edit: this image won't embed for some reason but you can see it here]   I've seen feature re...
    Adam Craik
    last modified by Adam Craik
  • Instructure to be Acquired by Thoma Bravo

    Instructure Enters Into a Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Thoma Bravo  Anyone else heard this? I wonder what changes will now be coming?
    Millie Serna
    created by Millie Serna