• Mobile App Usage Reported in Total Activity

    In the People page there's a really nice metric of "Total Activity" which shows how much time each student has spent in the course. Obviously, this can't be relied upon too heavily since some students aren't actively ...
    Steven Cain
    last modified by Steven Cain
  • Mobile Application: SSO and multiple AuthN mechanisms

    We have a canvas catalog instance and we are currently supporting multiple ways for a user to authenticate to the service: local canvas login, and through an OIDC federation. We have run in to a problem where mobile u...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Display user navigation links in student mobile app?

    Hi all,    We have a couple of LTIs that are available from the user navigation (under the user profile) and one that is also available from the global nav on the far left. I understand from Canvas tha...
    Cheryl Handsaker
    last modified by Cheryl Handsaker
  • Custom Mobile App

    Hi! I'm new to the canvas lms, and I'm trying to create a custom mobile app for my school using the canvas lms. Are there any links/source-codes (included with how to build them, etc)/full documentation of how to crea...
    Eric Werth
    created by Eric Werth
  • No graphics on iPad app

    The graphics have never displayed when using the app on my iPad, why?? They work using the browser but never in the app. Help!
  • Error launching LTI tool in page on student app

    Hi    I've got an issue where an LTI tool has been embedded into a page, but when a student accesses via the Canvas app this doesn't work. I've seen similar reported here relating to Google LTI tools in iOS...
    Kona Jones
    created by Kona Jones
  • Canvas Student iOS URL Scheme or Universal Link

    I'm developing an app that works on both Android and iOS. In the app, I'm linking to the Canvas Student mobile app.  On Android, I can check if the app is installed or not using the app ID (com.instructure....
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Canvas iOS App Not Loading iFrame Content

    I have developed a program in Captivate to use in my Canvas course. I have placed the index page inside an iFrame, and it loads great on a computer, but shows up as a blank box inside the app. I have tried also c...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Discovery page in the mobile app

    I've just set up a discovery page for our Canvas login, since we need to be able to authenticate using both SAML and Canvas authentication (just a simple web page with two links: /instructure.com/login/saml and /instr...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Student app renders page differently - why?

    I'm creating an infographic-style page in Canvas and the iOS student app appears to be rendering it differently to browsers (both desktop and mobile browsers).    Browser:   App:   Why is th...
    Damon Ellis
    last modified by Damon Ellis
  • Where can I get Canvas student UI kit for xd?

     I am working on class project to build integrated messenger into Canvas including scheduler in it.
    Harry Chaubey
    last modified by Harry Chaubey
  • Student View in the Canvas Teacher app?

    Is there a "Student View" in the Canvas Teacher app?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Image does not appear in HTML file on mobile

    Hi! I inserted an HTML page and an image into Files on Canvas. HTML has a mapped image. I created a page on Canvas and inserted the HTML page using iframe. However, in APP, the image does not appear. Can you help me ...
    Liliane Dias
    last modified by Liliane Dias
  • Observer Role Updates?

    I am very excited about the Parent App, but not all of our families have access to mobile devices or can afford the data usage. Is there any plan on having the observer view more closing matching the student view in C...
  • Delay between Canvas Mobile and Canvas?

    A student indicated that there is a delay between Canvas and Canvas Mobile (changes. additions, etc.), causing her to miss a quiz. New one for us. Has anyone heard of that?
    Rob Gibson
    last modified by Rob Gibson
  • Administrative/Global Announcements and Android App

    I'm not seeing global/account level announcements showing up in the Teacher app on android.  Is this a known issue or something I'm doing wrong?
  • Eraser when grading in teacher app?

    I have not located an eraser for drawn annotations when I am grading on the teacher app.  Did I miss it or does it not exist (yet)? Also I cannot swipe to get to the next student if I have drawn an annotation. &...
    Jenny Fauntleroy
    last modified by Jenny Fauntleroy
  • Canvas Parent App on my iPhone is not working.

    I created a Canvas Parent Account as an observer today. The Canvas desktop version works fine. I only have problems when I try to log on to the Canvas Parent App on my iPhone.   I got a message that says, No Enr...
  • Getting a quiz and taking it as a student via the API

    I am aware that a student can take quizzes in the Canvas mobile app. There are APIs for retrieving questions of a quiz and starting a quiz session. I don't see how to submit student provided answers to quiz question...
  • Connecting Canvas to a mobile game in Unity.

    Firstly, I'd like to thank any and all who respond to this post. You're great! To the task at hand...I'm attempting to get Canvas single sign on working in a Unity app. All save data for the app can be saved on the de...