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When I Download Submissions from SpeedGrader, and extract the zip file, I find all the students' submission files. Each file name contains LastNameFirstName_6digitnumber_14digitnumber_SubmissionFileName.My question is, what is this 6digitnumber_14dig...

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Hi all,Is there a way to hide the option "Use as Front Page" to set a page as the front page/home page? I would like teachers to have the option to add the content, but not change the front/home page. 

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My user role is Canvas expert, I train and help people who are using or staring to use Canvas.The following is a question I received from one of my collegues en fellow Canvas coach. I have been reading almost everything that is posted on TurnItIn aro...

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Hey everyone,I have a teacher using the Edpuzzle and Teachermade apps. They have one student that cannot access those tools through Canvas - so obviously the integration is working fine, because everyone .else can.We have tried clearing the browser c...

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Hey everyone, I am working with a teacher using the IXL integration. It is feeding grades to the gradebook just fine, but when they go in and manually update the grades, IXL rewrites zeroes over those grades.Is there a setting anywhere that can stop ...

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My Canvas Teacher Android app (v. 1.20) do not show past enrollments.When I push the "See All" button in my dashboard it seems like only courses where my enrollment status are "active" shows up.Courses where my enrollment status are "completed" don't...

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I need to do an assignment until Sunday and I somehow can't view it properly. I can only see the instructions, but not the assignment itself. There is a white and empty space, maybe the assignment is supposed to be there? I had the same problem with ...

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I've already finished my quiz but forgotten to submit it. And when I opened the tab again, the quiz was muted. So I wonder whether or not my quiz has already been saved and submitted.

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I am an instructor with a quiz that I launched. I can't find the students test results.  I am not sure if they never saw it  or when I added a student it erased them.  Help!

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On the Canvas mobile app, there is a button to show the percentage/grade you have in each course. This button is simple and shows the grade directly on the dashboard. This button varies slightly on the computer (I am running Windows 11). On the compu...

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Is there any way to grade a quiz by question rather than by student? Our previous CMS had this functionality and it was very useful for grading essay tests.

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We've got many students enrolled in our course, and currently they need to complete all pages in each module, in order, before being able to move to the next.We're hosting a workshop to help people complete some sections, but we need to open up the c...

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I have gone through multiple pages of discussion over the ability to delete a students submission, and I cannot figure to if there is a solution. A student posted her peer review of her group under the wrong assignment.  This means that the other stu...

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I am meticulous in documenting my feedback on each assignment. It's such a pain in the fingers to copy and paste generic comments as you cycle through each student who did not submit an assignment. I know there is a message feature from the gradebook...

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It should be an OPTION to have CANVAS override the (in my case, carefully specified) names of the students' submitted files, when I come to download them. (They are computer m-files; I need to run them through a program that depends on the naming con...

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Hi all. I'm an ID new to creating Articulate 360 assets and using them in Canvas. We have created faculty onboarding material with Rise 360 that includes 5 quizzes that users have to pass with a minimum score of 80% in order to continue to the next m...

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Is there a way to have students take a pre-test and have the results broken down by subject?  If so I just need to know how to tag the questions for the subjects. Thank you

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Our site is currently having issues where the grade that students are viewing for some of their courses is not in line with the grading scheme/final mark that the teacher has assigned in that particular course.I have attached an example where the stu...

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Why can't Canvas allow the individual students to view their individual Activity record through the People tab just as they are able to view their individual scores through the Gradebook?If this feature is provided, I won't have to be copying and pas...

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Hello,Long time user of Canvas, first time poster here (I think? or it has been a long time)Is it possible to do the following actions:Select specific student or students from the gradebookBulk download all / selected range of multiple assignment sub...

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In the gradebook, is it possible to email multiple observers of students that have a certain percentage in a course? I can e-mail from a specific assignment but not from their overall course grade.

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Is it possible to require a .xlsx (Excel) file upload to a quiz question?

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Hi everyone, I've been importing grades to Canvas successfully for years which is why I'm stumped by this one. Like most of you, I exported the gradebook as a CSV file, then added the new grades and now am attempting to upload the updates CSV file ba...

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To get an (total) overview of the results of 12 quizzes we've changed the practice quizzes to graded quizzes. Unfortunately a lot of submissions of students disappear... in the Gradebook we see them as 'missing submission' (red cel with a dash). If w...

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Can anyone offer any advice on why Canvas would not allow a school to view the historical grades/enrollment of a student who has transferred out of a district/school? Background: We are a PowerSchool/Canvas school. Our IT Department does NOT sync gra...

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I have added a co-instructor to my course and wish to remove myself as an instructor - she is willing to be the sole instructor. I don't see any guidance about this.

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Здравствуйте, я проходила обучении на онлайн-курсе «Образование будущего», мне нужен сертификат об окончании курса. Translated from Google Translate Subject: Obtaining a Certificate of Completion Message: Hello, I was trained in the online course "Ed...

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Hi there,I know how to hide totals from students and how to make them visible again. However, I need to hide the subtotals under the assignment types but still show the total points column. (Having both confuses students, as I'm assigning final grade...

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