URL Link for message to instructor in Canvas

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Hi all,

I am trying to create a url link that i will link to my name in my pdf handouts, which I put together in latex, so that students can click on my name and get a new tab in their browser which will open their inbox in Canvas with a pop-up message box. The message box will need to have selected their course, my name as the name of the recipient and a specific title "Question about quantifiers" and a body template

"Hi Alex,

I would like to ask you regarding ...



I found those 2 links but I cannot figure out how to define the subject and the body of the message:

1. https://community.canvaslms.com/t5/Question-Forum/Link-for-Creating-New-Canvas-Message-to-Instructor...

2. https://community.canvaslms.com/t5/Question-Forum/Conversations-API-formatting-multi-line-message/m-...


My solution so far looks like that: 


Thank you.