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How do I send a message to a user in an account?

How do I send a message to a user in an account?

You can view a user in your account and send a message to the user.

The message link connects to your Conversations Inbox, which you can also use to message a user directly.

Open Account

Open Account

In Global Navigation, click the Admin link [1], then click the name of the account [2].

Open People

Open People

In Account Navigation, click the People link.

Find User

Find User

Use the filter and search options to find the user in the account.

Open User Profile

Open User Profile

In the search results, click the user's name.

Message User

Click the Message [User Name] button.

Send Message

Send Message

Canvas redirects you to the Conversations Inbox, where you can compose your message to the student.

When you are finished, click the Send button.

These comments are posted to the global Canvas Community,

NOT your Canvas course.

  • Have a question about using Canvas? Visit the Q&A page.
  • Have an idea to improve Canvas? Visit the Idea Conversations space.
  • Need to reply to a course discussion? Log in to your Canvas course and add your comment there (Tip: Visit your school's website to log in to Canvas).
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