• login/oauth2/token is not being found?

    I am getting an error with my application that is confusing me. The POST call on the app to get the authorization token is not going through and the error is giving me a 404. This is the link that is on the Cancas API...
    created by rogrant@nmsu.edu
  • To Do list not populating on Dashboard

    Anybody having issues with the To Do list on the dashboard not populating?  One of my instructors said she had a problem with this yesterday so I referred her to Canvas support.  Then this morning the same t...
    Karla Huntsman
    last modified by Karla Huntsman
  • What's a good data dashboard tool that can leverage the Canvas API?

    So at the last InstructureCon, I learned a lot about using the Canvas API and what it can do for us. Manually running reports using the different API calls is working okay for us for the time being, but I would really...
    Hugo Aguilera
    last modified by Hugo Aguilera
  • Is it possible to lock a tab so that instructors cannot move it?

    We would like to add a navigation tab for an app and prevent it from being moved or removed by instructors.
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How can I export course content from Blackbaud OnCampus for import into Canvas?

    We are launching Canvas in the fall and want to send our teachers into the summer with the basics for how to build their course in Canvas. What are the steps they should follow to get their content out of Blackbaud's...
    Jennifer Cronan Flinn
    last modified by Jennifer Cronan Flinn
  • Is there a way to monitor Canvas to find those teachers who do not follow protocol?

    Hi, I received the following request from an admin in my school.   "I was wondering if there is any way to check when something was posted on Canvas. Since assignments and tests need to be posted in a t...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • API Call for Deleting User-Generated Access Tokens

    As an admin we used to be able to delete a user's self-generated or tool approved access tokens via masquerading.   That no longer works.   Is there a way to do this via API or some other way??  
    Chris Long
    last modified by Chris Long
  • What is "your email" field in the "Add New User" pop-up?

    Hi all,   The Canvas Admin guide does not show that this pop-up has a "your email" field... I am a brand new admin taking over for my predecessor so I don't know if they manually added some function... either wa...
    Emily Pulham
    last modified by Emily Pulham
  • O365/Azure AD SAML

    Hi Canvas Admins,   I'm at my wits' end, here, and I'm hoping somebody has an answer, or at least a better question:   We're trying to set up Azure AD as one of our providers. We've added it correctly, and...
    Jay Savage
    last modified by Jay Savage
  • Change Login ID for existing users

    We currently use username (jdoe) as login ID but for the purposes of changing our authentication method might need to change to email address (jdoe@xxxxxx.edu).  What are the implications of doing so?  Would...
    last modified by vrichter@exeter.edu
  • Course List Clean Up?

    We are beginning to look into "cleaning up" our Canvas instance. Our vision is that courses of a certain age will be "archived," moved or placed elsewhere and only more recent and current classes will be searchable.&#...
    Samantha  Ellington
    last modified by Samantha Ellington
  • Reports on Canvas Calendar Usage?

    Is there any way to get a report on the usage of the Canvas calendar feature? I am trying to retrieve data on how many instructors created appointments for signups and calendar events.   Thanks!   Evan
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Report with Course name, number, and Teacher name

    I am looking for a report that gives, at the least, term, campus ID, the Course name, course number, and teacher name associated with it that can be run. Anyone know something I don't know?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Google Single Sign On Authentication and Lock Down Browser App Issues?

    We instituted the Single Sign-On through Google Authentication and our students constantly experiencing a long lag time to log in, that is if they can log in.  While trying to access LockDownBrowser in the LDB Ap...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Is there a way to 'unfavourite' all course by default?

    I am currently building courses for young students and I am trying to simplify their user experience. To that end I am trying to organise the dashboards of all students so that they can only see one course by def...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • How did you plan out your Sub Accounts and Groups?

    We're currently in the midst of moving from D2L SaaS to Canvas. Currently our courses all fall into a "one big bucket" system. Can anyone share their strategy surrounding the implementation of Sub Accounts and Groups?...
  • Check individual user disk usage?

    Just a quick question, since I can't seem to find a straightforward API to do it:  Is there a way to get a check our report on the disk usage for individual users?    We're contemplating raising the us...
  • LTI params: lis_person_name_family, lis_person_name_given

    Hello Everyone I have question related to LTI params: I have following params in LTI request: lis_person_name_family, lis_person_name_given I noticed that the values for the data properties are taken from the SO...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • API query with filters

    I am trying to query Canvas with API, so I can get a list of all the courses with specific course settings. For example. the courses with " Students can only participate in the course between these dates" check box is...
    Tulga Erarslan
    created by Tulga Erarslan
  • Skyward to Canvas Course/Teacher/Student Sync

    Any admins out there using Skyward to populate their courses/teacher/student data into Canvas?  We had a Powershell script that would grab the exported files from Skyward and upload them to Canvas nightly.&#...
    Pam Schachern
    created by Pam Schachern