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The calendar icon is not showing up in the navigation bar on my instructor app of Canvas.

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I can see all of my course contents in the mobile app, but I can't see anything through the WilmU page...I'm trying to access all of my assignments and discussion board to upload a video, and I have access to it on my cell phone but not on my web bro...

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I want my kids to work in groups for a project and on my end on the laptop, I can click between people and groups, but on the iPad, there is no option to get to groups.  How are the kids supposed to sign up for a group if they cannot see more than ju...

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I'm an instructor using the Canvas Polls App.  Is there a way I can see how many of my students have answered the question?

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On my iPad, I can log into Canvas without any problems, but when I try to access information in my classes in "Files" or "Modules" or even the syllabus, it's like the page never loads.  I can see the HTML tag is correct, but on my iPad, it doesn't sh...

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I'm unable to find my school in the canvas app and the instructions provided does not work. My school URL is student.emeritus.org.Can anyone help?

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how do I send announcement to my iphone

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I have been trying to figure out a way of using the Canvas app to submit multiple pages of an assignment as a single file. I can use the camera option to make multiple jpg photos, but I don't see a way to combine them into a single file. Is it possib...

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how can i download the canvas student app on my macbook air?

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How do students submit photos and text in the same assignment on the canvas app

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Hi there!I wonder if there is any way for me to show LTI modules within the Canvas mobile apps?Right now, when a user clicks on a link in a course in the apps, a new browser window opens within the app.But I want to show the content of the LTI while ...

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so I am having to post this to the community through my other account that is not associated with the school in question. I attend dripping springs high school and recently they moved the whole district over to canvas. to get to canvas they force eve...

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Our students are having a hard time submitting assignments from Notability directly into Canvas on their iPads.  Some students have the Canvas app to submit from their notability and some do not have the Canvas app option at all (not even in "more ap...

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I can log in on the website but on the student app (Android - Note 8), after I select my school, I get a white page that has the URL to my school's canvas page, then nothing happens.I have tried uninstalling, reinstalling, clearing cache, clearing da...

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I am able to see my overall grade at the top of the course but when my teacher grades a test, I am never able to see the score.  I am able to view on a computer but not the phone app.  This started last week and when I asked IT at the school the resp...

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I have been digging around the student mobile app, but I don't think it is possible to change the password unless you use a desktop computer. Am I missing something? 

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Since Thursday night I have been unable to log into the Canvas app on my iPad. It asks me to select the school I belong to, prompts for my username and password and then says that there has been an unexpected error before the app locks up. I have res...

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Does anybody have a resource showing what features are not yet available on the Canvas mobile app(s)? We are implementing now and I'd like to get ahead of any gotchas we may hear about from students this fall.

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How do i send links from my discussion posts to my student that will open directly in the canvas student app? When i send the url in a text or email it opens in a browser when my students click the link on their smart devices.

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The most requested feature for the Canvas Teacher app, Module access, is now available in the Canvas Teacher app 1.8 for Android and iOS.  The first implementation of modules is fairly straightforward, as discussed in the latest update by Canvas Mobi...

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I had an instructor give us an assignment due at 7:30 in the morning and we've never had anything due that early in the morning. It was my fault to assume the assignment was due at the regular time most assignments are due but I think it might be nic...

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What does the lock icon signify in the dashboard Card View on Android?  (Multiple versions of Android, up to 7.0 have been tried, and all display the icon.)  And how about the N/A that appears in the same location as the lock on a different card?The ...

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It's 2019, and I can guarantee that 90%+ of my students use their phones, not even their tablets, for their online courses, and often even to access material for their live courses. It's absolutely imperative that we be given a way to test our course...

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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 there whitespace at the bottom of the cloud image on the app? I'm not s...

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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 please.____________________________...

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Does anyone know of a teacher that is proficient in grading with a stylus on Canvas? I'd love to know what device they use and if they grade essays with it?We have been testing out paperless grading and are struggling to find the optimal device and I...

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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?

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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 that I cannot add global navigation items to the mobile...

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