• Canvas Permission Updates

    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...
    jlafrance@instructure.com
    last modified by Cody Titmus
  • Which IP addresses or domains does Canvas use?

    Hi, With our former LMS we had a firewall policy that allowed us to restrict internet access to only allow access to their LMS environment during certain tests.  To achieve this we received a handful of IP addr...
    Tor Tveitane
    last modified by Tor Tveitane
  • 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
  • Bulk Publish / Delete Pages

    Synopsis This Google Sheet will allow teachers to bulk publish, unpublish, or delete their wiki pages from a single spreadsheet page.   Introduction There have been a couple of feature requests to allow for bulk ...
    James Jones
    last modified by James Jones
  • Integration BigBlueButton into self hosted Canvas

    We installed Canvas from Bitnami. But there the Conference (bigbluebutton) is not enabled by default. I tried to install BigBlueButton app from the EduAppCenter as in the picture below: where "Config URL...
    Eric Werth
    created by Eric Werth
  • assignments/<>/submissions/update_grades

    Hi. I'm having troubles while working with the API. I believe I provide a correct payload to the update_grades endpoint, but I get a 401 response: 401 Client Error: Unauthorized for url: ...   I followed the do...
    Eric Werth
    created by Eric Werth
  • Configure Trusted Canvas Instance Authentication in Canvas

        Official Canvas Document    Background Authentication Workflow Prerequisites Configuring Trusted Canvas Instance in Canvas Additional Reading  ...
  • Disciplinary Process -- Set Student Enrollment Status to Inactive

    ** Sorry for the long prompt.  I am trying to give as much information ahead-of-time as possible.  The actual question that I have is in bold-green-italicized text in the fourth-to-last paragraph (not i...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • FERPA and Free LTIs

    We are able to sign a FERPA agreement for fee-based LTIs but need help on how to approach the FERPA issue with the free LTIs requiring a public level setting in Canvas. Does anyone have a recommendation?   Thank...
    Rebecca Pang
    last modified by Rebecca Pang
  • How to pick out the LTI users from the database

    Hi, we're building a tool that deletes/completes/inactivate users/enrollments via the API based on the "last login"-field.   But we've com a problem where a number of users that are used by other LTIs...
    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
    created by Rona Tyger
  • Adding Account Role - Building Principal

    I am looking to add a new account role for our building level principals.   There are so many options and choices which leave me wondering. What do they need to see and what isn't necessary?   Has anyone a...
    Colin Davitt
    last modified by Colin Davitt
  • App Center, Whitelisting, Permissions, EduAppCenter (oh my)

    Hello Friends,   Has anyone wrapped their head around the general topic of restricting app installation to a whitelist while still allowing teachers to manually install from that list? And what if...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Why can't custom roles work the same regardless of enrollment method?

    Hi Folks,   I created a custom course role because we needed to allow the role elevated permissions to manage users in a specific sub-account. It works as intended as long as users are enrolled via the UI, but i...
  • Multiple Grading Schemes for One Course

    I'm not sure in which place to post this, so I'm starting with Grade Pass Back.   We are preparing for a grade pass back to our SIS, and we have encountered an issue with one of our pilot courses. The course has...
    Shandy Beck
    last modified by Shandy Beck
  • Launch URL with LTI 1.3

    Overview   We are unable to execute an external tool launch with LTI 1.3 using the `external_tool/retrieve?url=...` pattern. All other features work with LTI 1.3, such as authentication, assignment selection, gr...
    rogrant@nmsu.edu
    created by rogrant@nmsu.edu
  • Is there Journal function in Canvas

    Our instructors were wondering if they can bring Journals from Blackboard over to Canvas, and is there a Journal function in Canvas at all, if not , what is the alternation? Thanks
    Quan Nguyen
    last modified by Quan Nguyen
  • Problems using Google Search Console on our Canvas domain

    Hi --   I'm trying to verify ownership of our Canvas domain in the Google Search Console and I'm running into trouble. I'm wondering if anyone else has been successful getting it set up.     The Googl...
    Colin Murtaugh
    created by Colin Murtaugh
  • Setting startDateTime and endDateTime for Line Items via REST

    According to the IMS Global Spec:   2.2.9 startDateTime A tool MAY specify the initial start time submissions for this line item can be made by learners. The initial value may subsequently be changed ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • SIS Imports between CampusNexis and Canvas

    Hi All, We are a small Chiropractic Unversity and are just making the switch to Canvas. We use CampusManagement (CampusNexis) as well. I'm looking for others that use both systems and how they are overcoming some spe...