• Site Home Page

    I have a Moodle instance that will be moving to Canvas. The district would like to maintain their current home page look and functionality in Canvas. Is this possible within Canvas to set up a sort of common landing p...
    created by gailc@cciu.org
  • Embed Zoom video and transcript into a Canvas page

    I'm looking for html code to embed a lecture recorded to the cloud with Zoom. The code below gets the video and transcript embedded and working together, but I can't figure out how to get the transcript to ...
    Whitney Clay
    created by Whitney Clay
  • Change text on "Take the Quiz" button?

    Hi,   I've been trying to mimic what was done in this discussion to change the text on the "Take the Quiz" button in a Canvas quiz. Many of our quizzes are not actual quizzes; rather, just assignments that ...
    Jake Watkins
    last modified by Jake Watkins
  • Perfect Size for Graphics on Canvas Homepage?

    Is there a "perfect size" for graphics on a homepage? I have our college's web designers coming up with custom graphics for our homepages and I haven't found a solid answer on the best size to make the graphics. 
    Aiden Sizemore
    last modified by Aiden Sizemore
  • Gamification in Canvas

    Hello everyone,   Has anyone built any in Canvas that sort of mirrors variables in eLearning modules and branching? Trying to build a course that "keeps track" of what a student does? I know Badgr does some trac...
    Will Carpenter
    created by Will Carpenter
  • SCORM and Articulate Rise and Storyline

    Our organization is in the process of adding all of our Articulate Rise lessons and all of our Articulate Storyline items as SCORM assignments. We have no concerns adding in the resources, but the issue is the Artic...
    Amber Batten
    last modified by Amber Batten
  • Glossary panels

    I created a glossary in a Canvas course.  I indicated the panel (there are five) that I want the defined words to go to.  However, the html code only goes to the first panel.     <a href="htt...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Accordion Learning Objects

    Hello wonderful community, I have tried to find html for building an accordion learning object. I have used H5P but since they have changed their terms of use, embedding on the free account will no longer be availabl...
    Don Lourcey
    last modified by Don Lourcey
  • Issues with Navigation within the Course

    Hi all,   For our school, we have been working on a standadise Course Homepage layout for our courses.    However, we notice the following issue if we are using the Canvas Student App (IOS & And...
    Daniel Tan
    last modified by Daniel Tan
  • Canva.com embedding

    Hello, I am trying to embed a page from Canva.com to use as my homepage. It needs to be embedded and cannot be a jpg or png because it includes links. I have tried using their embed code, but it doesn't work. Neither...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Consistent style for pages with embedded text vs. text drawn from file via Iframe?

    When we use the Canvas editor to write text-based content into a page, the style of the text displayed when the page is rendered is different from the style we see when we pull the same text from a separate file linke...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Existing quiz questions are not in unfilled questions in question banks?

    Quiz Questions and Question Banks    Existing quiz questions are not in unfilled questions in question banks?   I have read here that existing quiz questions should have a copy in question banks autom...
    Amy  Worth
    created by Amy Worth
  • "This course" [html] in Building templates

    Hi     What a great community!   We are only just getting started with Canvas and I would need to build a template for our school. I was wondering if there is some kind of "this" variable or method t...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • SCORM - Preserve Original Score on 2nd Attempt

    I am running into an issue with packages created in Storyline 2 and iSpring where a SCORM package score resets for a student upon reentry into the package.   Wondering if any of you have any suggestions to keep ...
    Adam Cohen
    last modified by Adam Cohen
  • Changing Size of Video on Page

    I need some help getting a video to look good on a Page. Is there a way to have the video play maximized (or 100% width) by default instead of having the small minimized preview (shown on left in screenshot)? When I a...
    Katie Skapin
    last modified by Katie Skapin
  • Best way to add LaTeX equations

    I'm a newbie to Canvas. I have found the equation editor, which works fine. But I have pages with many equations. Is there a way to include the LaTeX code in a page, and then have Canvas automatically render the equat...
    Jim Stigler
    last modified by Jim Stigler
  • Mastery paths resolving too slowly, breaking Next button

    I've noticed that, with mastery paths based on MC pretests, oftentimes the resolution of which mastery path to follow and the unlocking of the requisite items appears to take just a bit longer than loading the page wi...
    Eric Orton
    last modified by Eric Orton
  • Help with replacing an image to retain 'responsiveness'

    Hoping someone can help... I am trying to get a 'responsive' Front page in all the courses at my school. As a template, I would like to use the Front page of the Growing with Canvas course available in Commons, ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Automagically download a clicked file on a Page

    Hello fellow designers! Is it at all possible to just link to a file on a Page and have it download automatically? I'm looking for it NOT to load in a preview. (It's an .ics file) Thanks!
    Nicole Ronan
    last modified by Nicole Ronan
  • 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