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Let's say I want to refer someone to a post that already exists, either in the same discussion or another discussion. Is there a way to do that using the tools? If not, is there a way to find the URL for a given discussion post?

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I am uploading a Microsoft word document from Dropbox to a Canvas assignment on my iPad Pro. The document is double spaced in the processor, but when I upload it, the preview I click on appears to be single spaced. Is this a common issue, or is it ju...

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I took my quiz in lockdown browser which was only one attempt but during the quiz, something went wrong I was unable to continue it until the end I only used my 20 min of 45 min quiz. However, I lost my first attempt but my instructor sent another at...

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I can only see 10 class calendars at a time but am enrolled in 13 courses. This is troubling, as my weekly schedule does not accurately reflect all lectures, homework assignments, and obligations entered by my professors. Can I toggle settings to see...

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Hi,Has anyone tried creating a "live poll" in Canvas open-source using the Quiz feature?I'd like to present a few questions (a short pre-test) before a lesson starts to gauge the audience knowledge on the subject, and enable the participants to see t...

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How can you make a file open full screen in  canvas  rather than in a preview panel? I know you can download it then open it full screen but want it to just open full screen for my early childhood students .is this possible ?

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Has anyone had a need, or attempted, to capture student input on the usefulness/helpfulness of content delivered within a structured module using pages?The course I am currently working on is part two of a graduate data analytics course. The course i...

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I need a knowledge check regarding rubrics.If I create a rubric, I can assign it to multiple assignments.If I manage rubrics and delete a rubric that is attached to multiple assignments, it won't disappear from the assignments I previously attached i...

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Is there a way to use HTML code to make a link start a new Canvas message to me, as the instructor?  I could use "mailto", but that forces the students to contact me through email.  I'd rather have the link kick them right to a new message within Can...

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Hi, Apologies if this has been answered before, I did search but couldn't find the question.A teacher has come to me with a problem, when editing the front page of his course and saving, the changes aren't there. I tested this and saw that any change...

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Hi folks,I've been creating some column layout templates for my colleagues that include image and video examples, and their citation details. The layouts have been created using Flex boxes. On the whole, the layouts have worked well, however, I notic...

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I'm working with a faculty member to find a way to grade coding questions. The problem is that a given coding question can have an arbitrarily large number of correct solutions. For example she could ask her students to provideage == 20as an answer. ...

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I want to send emails to all students in my class ..... I tried using Announcement, but it does not send after I saved it.... which should have happened according to the Help menu.

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How do I hide the rubric for an assignment until the students have submitted their work? I have the correct answers in the rubric and do not want them to see it until I finish grading (using the rubric).

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I can't view any of the files or powerpoints for my classes without downloading them. Is there a way to fix this?

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Hello Everyone,I have my teachers import course content from the course they taught last year into new course shells created by PowerSchool. We use "copy a Canvas course" and "All Content."  We have two issues with this:1) There does not seem to be a...

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Our SIS dumped in parents as observers in all of our courses. This is fine, but it automatically makes the notification frequency set to "Notify me right away" upon grade changes. We would prefer the parents have the opportunity to opt-in to receivin...

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Is there a way to delete ALL announcements at once without having to check individually? Also, is there a way to copy over announcements without having them automatically publish? Deactivated user‌ 

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You used to be able to drag and make Google Docs larger, but in the past 4-6 months it changed and you are no longer able to do that in the rich content editor. Now you have to use HTML and guess what size you want the document. Why is it not working...

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I want to manually create groups outside of canvas (based on non-repeating partners for multiple group sets and for other reasons), and then import this group set into Canvas.  Is there a way to do this by importing a csv with my groups?

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I have a SCORM/Storyline question.... Trying to get a Storyline360 output to pass grades to the Canvas grade book.Output as SCORM 2004 (3rd edition) - also tried SCORM 1.2Tracking by the result slideHave set the LMS reporting to "Passed/Failed"Have i...

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We are creating a "Student Body Home" course for all 2700 of the students in our school.  The goal is to have a central location for resources along with some accountability pieces, such as an Honor Code quiz.  We also wanted to utilize announcements...

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When I sort assignments by date the newest show up on the right causing you to have to scroll. Can I sort it so the newest date is on the left?

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I give online quizzes. I want the students to only see the correct answers after some date/time and only if they have attempted the quiz. I do not understand how to do this. My configuration looks like thisI thought this would let students see the an...

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In the Total column how do I see what the total possible points is?

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I am teaching using Canvas for the first time.  I have added a number of announcements.  They all defaulted to locked for comment.  How do I open an announcement for comment?  When I click on the settings icon to the right of an announcement, I only ...

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I have a list of assignments being pulled in from Pearson's MyFrenchLabs.  All of the assignments from the publisher are showing correctly in the assignment index in my course.  When I go to insert some (about a dozen out of 50 assignments) of these ...

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In canvas when I go to all courses it will tell me I am not registered for any classes but if I scroll to the very bottom it'll show my classes for the semester as future enrollment. 2 of my classes say they are published but canvas wont let me acces...

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Hi group!  Does anyone know if there is a free way to transcribe videos posted under the announcements tab?

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Hi everyone,I'm hoping someone can give me a little direction. I'm trying to import a SCORM file into Canvas. It is a rather large file (1.4 GB). I have gotten it to import successfully, and I can even preview it fine. However, no assignment is ever ...

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