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How do I remove an old class off of canvas?

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With a lot of classes, it can be hard to remember where things are in each class.A search canvas feature would be nice so I can search for a particular book, assignment, wording, or announcement within my class instead of haveing to go through a doze...

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How to create an S/P2 account for automotive B10 and where to go to create the account. 

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Hello! For the past two weeks, my colleague has sent me modules and quizzes (classic) for math, but when I upload them, they never show up.  It says "starting to upload file" but then never does. I've even tried to upload it again. I had her send me ...

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I am trying to send a student an element of a module (link to a recording) directly, but when I search for their name/email in the "send to" feature it does not pop up. In fact, only staff emails populate. How can I send students content directly?Tha...

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Large courses for us are courses with 100's of students and multiple TA's to assist the teacher with the administration of the course.   The can happen because it's a single large course everyone registers for, or because there are multiple small sec...

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Students can only see up to 10 "course" calendars. Can that be modified? Several extracurricular clubs use Canvas, and this pushed their "course" count higher than 10, and they do not see the post unless they uncheck another.  

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If user  A is created  then his 1 license will used. If we delete user A after 3 months and creates another user B.. will User B utilise remaining 9 months license period of user  A?  Or will user B treated as new license when he is created and user ...

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Solution Posted: 01-20-2023 View Solution
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hi- im wondering in the old learning place staff space you could find resources, videos, old ILM resources etc- where do you locate these now?

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How do I upload an audio message for my students in the welcome video area WITHOUT a visual video?

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I'm an admin of my school's Canvas. I believe this issue happened a long time ago when I started using the site and messed up a lot.  The issue is that my account seems to link to another person's account. For example, when I search the name of that ...

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Today I gave a quiz with a 65 minute time limit and due date of today. One student is special needs and needed extra time. I went in to the quiz and typed her name into the bar where it says who to assign the quiz to. She finished the quiz, but now h...

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Solution Posted: 01-19-2023 View Solution
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Hi All,I am using PowerBI to start to build reports from Canvas data.  I was able to recursively loop through accounts, sub accounts and so forth, including pagination.  However, I hit the enrollments and it only returns the first page.  So, I did so...

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What are the Orange dots next to the date when viewing my submission comments to the student in their individual grades?     

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How do I change to grade book to only display one decimal place rather than two decimal places? 

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I am currently weighing up the benefits of courses vs. sections. I like the idea of putting all classes into their own separate courses to provide teachers with full control over files, pages, assignments etc so that they can make changes and differe...

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Solution Posted: 01-19-2023 View Solution
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An instructor used canvas regrade with the old quizzes and gave students full credit for the question. However whats happening is that for some students the question was regraded and they received one mark while other students still received a grade ...

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After I compete recording my video and hit "submit" I get an error message saying it cannot be updated to my class discussion forum. The same thing occurs when I create my own video (not using the Canvas platform) and try to upload it.Thanks for your...

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Solution Posted: 01-20-2023 View Solution
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We received notification from a student that states their Canvas app showed a different due date for an assignment than the actual deadline posted in the desktop version by the instructor. Upon acting as the student in Canvas their account appeared t...

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I am trying to be creative with my canvas course and add buttons to make it easier for students to access information.Is there a way of only linking one module per button?Each time I try and link a module it shows all the other published modules in t...

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How do I get my canvas up to date?

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Solution Posted: 07-13-2023 View Solution
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The text of the deleted comment is gone, but there is still a non-editable record in our Discussion Board showing who deleted the post and when it was deleted, as shown below:Deleted by Rebecca WoodDeleted Jan 18 10:50pm Deleted by Rebecca WoodDelete...

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Solution Posted: 01-19-2023 View Solution
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How do I enable students to see assignments? Currently they are disabled.

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I have a question about Shuffle Questions in New Quizzes. If I have a stimulus group of questions, will their order be retained, even when Shuffle Questions is selected? I need the questions within my stimulus question to appear in the desired order,...

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I have an instructor who has an established group set, and students in the groups have started assignments, so she does not want them to change. Now she has several students added to the course late and would like to add two more groups to this set. ...

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In some cases, not all members of a Group contribute to an assignment done in class.  I'd like to be able to return the graded assignment to only those members who contributed.  Is it possible to return the file to only those members without having t...

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How do I create posters for Media Center utilizing the Dewey Decimal System?

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I am taking a course about verbal de-escalation and the video will not load  

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When I try to print a new quiz with latex equations, only the first equation displays properly and the rest print as latex code.I have attached the picture of the print preview showing the problem.  I have tried to cancel and print again, but it will...

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