• First Look: Apple Silicon & Canvas Mobile

    With the introduction of Apple Silicon at last week's Apple WWDC 2020, the Mac is ready for the most significant transition of all time! Will we see Canvas Mobile Apps on macOS for the first time? The truth lies below...
    Kelvin Dean
    last modified by Kelvin Dean
  • Open a link in the OS Browser from the App

    Hey! I was wondering if anyone knew of a way to make a particular link open in the devices default browser instead of within the Canvas App? I have a special use case where I have something that students interact with...
    Matthew Jennings
    last modified by Matthew Jennings
  • Canvas Mobile Apps on 2019 and Later Huawei Devices

    Sorry for such a very late post. On February 21, 2020, Google announced that Google's apps and services will not be available for preload or sideload on Huawei devices made available after May 16, 2019. This includes ...
    Kelvin Dean
    last modified by Kelvin Dean
  • Push Notifications in custom mobile application

    Hello,   We're building our own mobile application with integrations towards Canvas and other systems, which we don't want to integrate with Canvas directly.   Most of the application is working fine,...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Templates: Responsive Design for the Mobile Web

    The Information School, iSchool, at the University of Washington has been providing templates for our Canvas courses since about late 2012. We started using Canvas in fall of 2011. Our templates have evolved with the ...
    Randy Orwin
    last modified by Randy Orwin
  • Issue with LTI Video Tools and Pages in Canvas Student App

    So is there going to be a solution to how embedded LTI tools act in the mobile app?  Specifically LTI video tools embedded into a Canvas page require the end user to click a button called "Launch External Tool."&...
    Michael Mace
    last modified by Michael Mace
  • Huge Flaw with Student App

    Upon investigating a grade dispute from a student, I found a major flaw in the Canvas Student App. The student took two screenshots of their grades in the Student app- one after completing their final exam and on...
    Yumia Hobbs
    last modified by Yumia Hobbs
  • Canvas Mobile Update - May 2020

    Everything’s green and the driveway is covered in sidewalk chalk and life is totally normal, so that means it’s time for a mobile update!   As you would expect, all of our teams have been racing to r...
    Peyton Craighill
    last modified by Peyton Craighill
  • Teacher App (iOS) and New Grade Post Policy

    Hey Mobile People! I'm not sure if everyone's been following the saga of the new Grade Posting Policy ( Post Policy Updates Feedback for your reading pleasure) or not, but I've also found an issue that I th...
    Amanda Warren Marshall
    last modified by Amanda Warren Marshall
  • How do I fix the QR code for a self hosted Canvas

    While trying to access the QR code for a self hosted instance we receive the following error: doFetchApi received a bad response: 404 Not Found     Who could point me in the right direction. Thanks.
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Canvas Student | Favorite Feature

    Which feature is your favorite within Canvas Student? Which feature is the most important when accessing coursework through the Canvas Student app?   If you'd like to take this poll one step further, do a survey...
    Kristin Lundstrum
    last modified by Kristin Lundstrum
  • Canvas Student App and Cisco WebEx

    Hello! Hope everyone is staying safe and sane. A quick question - is Cisco WebEx supported by the Canvas Student app? Thanks in advance, Nancy Webb
    Nancy Webb
    created by Nancy Webb
  • Does Canvas app have limited functionality?

    Hello all!   I'm having two issues with the Canvas Student app (on Android - haven't tested IoS), that I'm getting no help from Canvas support on.   1. Does the app support the use of buttons? I've created...
    WSET London
    last modified by WSET London
  • Online Ed Inspiration: Goldfish

    The size of the goldfish is determined by the size of the bowl.    *Ok. Scientifically-speaking this is probably due to poor water quality rather than a mysterious spatial awareness.   I like to t...
    Rachael Sweeten
    created by Rachael Sweeten
  • Do you want Canvas on a smartwatch?

    Of course not full blown Canvas, but notifications and other information that is valuable to have on your wrist.
    last modified by Ryan.Seilhamer@ucf.edu
  • User Experience UX Strategy: Rookie mistakes and signs that something has gone terribly wrong

    In the UX process of discovering what is useful and usable, learning moments (mistakes) have an upside: lots of cautionary examples to share. Enjoy this selection of standout bloopers and rookie mistakes. The iterativ...
    Rachael Sweeten
    created by Rachael Sweeten
  • Is Online Learning Right for Me? (Student Self-Evaluation)

    The rising popularity of online college courses creates new opportunities for completion and success. Unfortunately, more students who sign up for online courses also fail or wash out!  Students and instructors&#...
    Rachael Sweeten
    created by Rachael Sweeten
  • Unpack Those Docs!* Best Practices for Course Design

    *You'll be glad you did.   In providing support for faculty and courses, certain best practices have been validated repeatedly.  One of those is optimizing Canvas content pages to increase the likelihood ...
    Rachael Sweeten
    created by Rachael Sweeten
  • Element Toggler

    I used the element toggler to in our knowledge checks within our courses.  They are convenient  to use.  I noticed that they don't work within the app.  Is there a plan to get the element toggler t...
    Carrie Mae Khouzani
    last modified by Carrie Mae Khouzani
  • Canvas Conferences Join

          I am the Instructor of Business Office Administration Course via Online Class Instruction. With COVID-19 we started our online class instruction journey with continued communication...
    Rose Chavez-Rocha
    last modified by Rose Chavez-Rocha