• Archiving/roll-over procedures

    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 ...
    Mari-Cruz Garcia
    last modified by Mari-Cruz Garcia
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Customised Reporting URGENT AND IMPORTANT

    Could you please advise if the following reports can be generated easily by default or will it need to be coded in or set up by Canvas team? We are looking for ideally a one-click solution (if not then a simple soluti...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How can you view outcome results at the Institutional Level?

    We would like to have our School Level Outcomes utilized in all courses and assessed for all students across courses. We are able to create the Outcomes and corresponding Rubrics for all instructors to utilize at the ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Sample Student Community Resource Center in Canvas?

    Hello, I'm looking for a sample Student Community Resource Center built in Canvas. Is there anyone willing to share a short video tour of your student resource center? Or perhaps you have a link to your resource cente...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Large course storage performance issues?

    Hi, we are looking some expertise from other Canvas users around large Canvas course storage requests.   We are getting requests to increase the Canvas storage size to 10GB+ and are concerned that this may ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders