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A course has a quiz that is untimed but it does have a deadline. One student began the quiz but didn't submit and still hasn't 11 days later. I have tried (on our test server) to add a time limit, change the due date, add an availabile until date, an...

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Hello, I would like assistance on what to do when it comes to the graded quizzes. I was not able to complete a quiz that was being graded, and unfortunately, I can't return the quiz to complete it as it's still waiting to be graded. Kindly assist and...

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Hey everyone,For some reason I have one module which doesn't load, for a split second it says 'page loading' and right after the page is just blank. It seems to be the case for just one module, all others seem to be working/loading. I tried different...

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Greetings,I completed my CIH Community Health Supervisor training course.  There was supposed to be a COVID 19 class and a Health Equity class which I signed up for and "claimed" but they never populated on my dashboard.   Health Equity Training - Mo...

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Solution Posted: 05-22-2023 View Solution
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Sometimes, when I upload an image into a question, in a question bank, Canvas informs me that it has been an unexpected error, with the ID of 36788. The result is that the image doesn't upload normally and the question starts a never ending buffering...

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We have an open enrollment course that continually has students enrolling and completing the course 365 days a year. It never shuts down. The issue is that I would like some sort of simple automated way to remove old discussion posts from students wh...

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Solution Posted: 05-23-2023 View Solution
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In the course I am about to teach, I would like to limit access to graded quizzes until students successful earn a high enough score on a pre-quiz.  Is this possible to do?

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Solution Posted: 05-23-2023 View Solution
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I teach a chemistry class, and some of my students are confused by due dates for lab assignments because I have them turn in the write up a week after the lab. On their Canvas calendar, however, this makes it look like we're doing a lab a week later ...

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Solution Posted: 05-22-2023 View Solution
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I have a new course that my team have created and we want to open it up to anyone who wishes to participate in it and I am unsure what the best way to give access to people would be. If we just share it as an open-access link, I am not sure if learne...

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Hello. I am an instructor not from an institution, but I'm attempting to show my company how the canvas can be used to train our employees. Unfortunately, the course does not allow me to change from course to public. It says I need to contact my admi...

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I was told not to upload files to Canvas.  Rather, we were instructed to link documents from our OneDrive or Google Drive.  However, once I'm creating a Page, I cannot figure out how to link my links to the Page.  For those who used to use itslearnin...

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Solution Posted: 05-23-2023 View Solution
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I am wanting to create a module for specific students to access and not let other students in the course be able to view the module. Is there a way to do this (by not using assignments)?

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Solution Posted: 05-22-2023 View Solution
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Hiya, I have an assessment where students have to write a discussion post and reply to two other posts. I set it up as with automatic 'peer review' assignment after the discussion post deadline. How can I see that students have completed this task su...

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Solution Posted: 05-27-2023 View Solution
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I completed my Milestone 1 and I can't see my grade because my instructor has not posted the grade. While my instructor has not posted the grade, grade and comment information is unavailable.So how I can solve this problem

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Solution Posted: 05-21-2023 View Solution
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How do I create group assignments for students?  I want students to select a partner and work on some assignments together.  Do I assign them a group number?  When students submit, can only one student submit and it registers that both submitted the ...

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Solution Posted: 05-21-2023 View Solution
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How do I record with zoom audience for my speech presentation?

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Can we submit both websites and pdf file in same portol?

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I am a teacher/admin using Canvas at the high school level.  I have students coming to my classroom all times throughout the day needing me to reset their passwords.  My question is, when they click on the forgot password/request password link, who o...

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What happens if I don't enable a course grading scheme? Will it just show the final grade as a percentage without a letter?

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Solution Posted: 05-21-2023 View Solution
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I was editing the discussion that I had embedded in canvas, and I accidentally deleted my content!  Can this be restored?

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Solution Posted: 05-20-2023 View Solution
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i am new master degree student and the lectures in my course are buffering none stop i am suffering watching them and wasted precious time and my deadlines are approaching

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I'm currently enrolled in Canvas Conversations as my institution is preparing to move from BbLearn to Canvas. In order to complete the modules within Canvas Conversations, I have to enroll in two different Learning Pathways. I followed the steps to a...

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Does any one else have issues with wrong links when using content of materials imported from a course a few years ago? I have no problem with last semester's course being imported to this year but have lots of issues with importing Canvas class conte...

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Solution Posted: 05-23-2023 View Solution
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I have been working on the school I work at's Canvas building courses and have not been able to find the Attendance option in navigation (not even in disabled portion of navigation). How would I go on making this available to the other users and the ...

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I have a query from an academic colleague regarding the formatting of Arabic and English text on the same page. Currently, there is no way to format this correctly (other than using the HTML) when both scripts appear on the same page.Although HTML is...

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I have no option to enable a reply or initial post through canvas for the discussion board. What would the recommended solution be?Thanks,

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Is there a way to "clean up" the files in a course?  I want to delete all of the unnecessary files but don't want to do this one file at a time.  Too time-consuming.  Or is there a way to delete all of the files and then rebuild the files that  I wan...

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I checked my course with the udoit accessibility checker, and it threw well over 1600 errors, many of them dealing with extremely trivial things like using "colors for emphasis" and recommended fix being bolding or italicizing the words.  I can't be ...

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I am working on a creating a course where I'd like two sections. The content is the exact same, but I want the order in which they're permitted to access the material to vary. For example: Time OneTime TwoTime ThreeTime FourSection OneAccess to Quiz ...

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