• Unify Solutions Portal

    Is anyone using Unify Solutions Portal and have it integrated with Canvas. Canvas Developers Higher Education Q & A
  • Setting email at SAML login only adds another address

    We are setting up the SAML login with some attributes that will be updated at login. Everything seems to work as expected except for the email address. The email address is not replaced, instead a new address is cre...
    Stuart Ryan
    created by Stuart Ryan
  • 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
  • Downloading specific assignments

    Hi,   We have had a question regarding downloading specific assignments only with anonymity turned on. In the University grading for large cohorts of students is split and the submissions assigned to a...
    Helen Carmichael
    created by Helen Carmichael
  • Delete Global Announcement via API?

    For reasons, I want to know if it is possible to delete a global announcement via API? I have a script that will generate a global announcement (Account Notifications API), and I store and can reference each announcem...
    Troy Carroll
    last modified by Troy Carroll
  • Hide/show LTI tool depending on role?

    Is it possible to hide/show a LTI tool at "account level" based on which role a user have? We are planning on have a custom role "employee" which should enable the user to run a LTI tool and we would like to hide the...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Spellcheck accessibility issues

    Hi !   We're having a discussion here at the University of Bradford about providing spellcheck functionality in summative exams.   We use Respondus LockDown Browser (LDB) to administer our online exams thr...
    Rich Layden
    created by Rich Layden
  • 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
  • How to bulk delete user accounts that are no longer being used?

    Is there a way to bulk delete user accounts that are no longer enrolled into any courses? This goes for Students and Staff alike. New to Canvas and I don't see an obvious way of doing this besides going through each u...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Syncing attendance in Canvas with a SIS (e.g. PowerSchool)

    Hi all,   Does anyone have experience with trying to send attendance data from Canvas (perhaps using the Roll Call tool or some other solution, e.g. using API calls to create a report of submissions) with a Stud...
    Tim Batiuk
    last modified by Tim Batiuk
  • Moderate Quiz permission setting?

    Greetings!   I am trying to figure out what permission quiz moderation falls into? I am looking under Course Roles and I see a 'Discussions - moderate' but not one for quizzes. Is the only way to allow teachers ...
    William Poillion
    last modified by William Poillion
  • Hoe kan ik een docent toevoegen aan meerdere subaccounts? [ How can I add a teacher to multiple subaccounts?]

    Hoe kan ik mensen toevoegen als docent aan meerdere subaccounts.?   Translation from Google Translate: How can I add a teacher to multiple subaccounts?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • API tricky question

    Hi, can you please advise how do we integrate this with canvas lms? aXcelerate API Dashboard    We dont need to test but need to implement it on our canvas live lms site. Pls help. Thanks.
    Stuart Ryan
    created by Stuart Ryan
  • "Sticky" changes to student's status in a course

    We are encountering a problem where the official SIS data for students' status is not what we want it to be. It will likely be some time before we can change the underlying business logic that determines a studen...
    Michael Nardell
    created by Michael Nardell
  • Deactivating a Student on Account Level

    How do I - as an admin - deactivate a student on the account level without having to go to a specific course and deactivate that student from the course. Similarly, if a student is enrolled in multiple courses, what i...
    Aaron Klein
    last modified by Aaron Klein
  • Observer grade view sorting.

    Along the same lines as this complaint Parental observation in canvas complicated with three children! Our parents had a hard time discerning grades at a quick glance... I created a script to to at least cl...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • SoftLink and Canvas Integration

    Has anyone explored an integration with Softlink - the automated library software service and Canvas?   We use Oliver which is Softlink's automated library software.   On their website they list integratio...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How do I add a metatag to course pages

    I've just added Google Tag Manager code snippets to my Canvas instance via Theme Manager... Using Google Tag Manager to add Google Analytics  However, there's an extra step that's not mentioned. I've need to ad...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How do I create a client in Canvas?

    I have an admin account on my Canvas test server, and I have a developer key for that. I'd like to create a client on this Canvas server for OAuth2 authentication. How might I do this?
    Eric Werth
    created by Eric Werth