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Hello. I initially enrolled continuing education before and now I enrolled college classes but I don’t see my college class on canvas just continuing education. How do I fix it?

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Solution Posted: 08-15-2022 View Solution
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Are there any APIs we can use to check system health and service availability like what is shown on the status.instructure.com page? We are hoping to have our internal system monitoring tools monitor the health and notify us when an Instructure servi...

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Canvas Question Forum
Solution Posted: 08-15-2022 View Solution
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Is there any way to share one of my Canvas Documents to Google Classroom?  

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Solution Posted: 08-15-2022 View Solution
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Semester-long project are introduced at the beginning of the semester. Students read a page which gives instructions for the project. At the end of the semester, students submit the project using an assignment. I want students to see the rubric when ...

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Canvas Question Forum
Solution Posted: 08-16-2022 View Solution
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Hello, I attempted to register for Eureka Math K-5, but accidentally signed up for Amplify. I need help on how to delete Amplify course and change it to Eureka Math. 

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Solution Posted: 08-15-2022 View Solution
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Hello, I've been using canvas for over a year and all of a sudden none of my classes are appearing in canvas, I could see them through my app but not my computer. 

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I'm in a lesson where I'm supposed to look at my modules, but I don't know how to start a class yet.  Can you advise?

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Solution Posted: 08-14-2022 View Solution
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The create new course feature in my free canvas account is disabled.  How can I create new courses?

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Canvas Question Forum
Solution Posted: 08-14-2022 View Solution
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I was updating some of my canvas pages by copying and pasting from from a MS Word document I had been working on. All of a sudden, Canvas would not allow me to paste. Can you help me correct this?

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Canvas Question Forum
Solution Posted: 08-14-2022 View Solution
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A faculty asks: "I am having an issue with the Canvas calendar feature. I am putting in events and then trying to extend them across multiple days. Specifically, I am just labeling the weeks of the semester as week 1 – all the way to week 16. For the...

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Canvas Question Forum
Solution Posted: 08-19-2022 View Solution
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Help!  My assignment submission deadline is tomorrow and while I can log into Canvas I can't do anything.  I get to the landing page and when clicking on any of the icons nothing happens.  The dashboard icons are just blank squares that flash.  I tri...

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Solution Posted: 08-15-2022 View Solution
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I am an instructor and I assign video quizzes for my classes. The students have 1 attempt per video quiz. If they end up retaking the course, their 1 attempt is carried over (it appears to be linked with the video quiz itself and not the semester or ...

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Solution Posted: 03-21-2023 View Solution
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I am attempting to import a QTI publisher file into Canvas as a testbank. During the import step it asks for either the Default Testbank and then shows a drop-down with existing testbanks, or it asks for a new testbank name. Neither of these options ...

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Solution Posted: 03-21-2023 View Solution
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How can I turn off homeroom mode on computer as a student? 

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Canvas Question Forum
Solution Posted: 08-13-2022 View Solution
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how can i acces my canvas, its not showing my subjects 

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Canvas Question Forum
Solution Posted: 03-21-2023 View Solution
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I have an access code to join a group in canvas where do I go to add that group in canvas ?

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Solution Posted: 08-13-2022 View Solution
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We would like to provide live feedback to students as they are working on a Google assignment. Is there a way to provide students with support before they submit a Google assignment?

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Solution Posted: 08-13-2022 View Solution
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According to a lot of the resources I'm seeing, it looks like online classes are becoming taxable in several states. Does the Instructure community have a plan to compensate for these new laws or any integrations they recommend to move towards paying...

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Two students have not received the email from Canvas to join the course. The course is Published and Canvas says the email has been sent, but students have not received it. I am the instructor. Yes, we have checked their spam and trash folders. For t...

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Solution Posted: 08-13-2022 View Solution
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I have a class that is cross listed. When I perform the grade sync I can see the assignment, but the grade does not sync. How can I see the grade and the assignment?

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Solution Posted: 03-21-2023 View Solution
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One of our faculty members is attempting to copy content from one to another and adjust the dates and time when doing so. When they attempt to shift the dates during the course copy, they get an error that says "Couldn't adjust dates on assignment <a...

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Solution Posted: 03-21-2023 View Solution
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With all of the functioned offered by Canvas, why does the gradebook not have an option to automatically email students who did not submit the assignment by the due date?

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Solution Posted: 08-13-2022 View Solution
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I have taken over teaching an open enrollment course which never concludes.  I have to conclude all students manually.  There are a lot of graduates (some from over a year ago) still on the roster.  Yesterday I concluded 10 students.  Today 8 of thos...

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I would like to restrict students from taking screenshot in courses or exams. How can I do that? Thanks in advance.

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Solution Posted: 08-13-2022 View Solution
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I would like to use the SCORM function in Canvas but it is not visible at all. In all the articles I have read it says to go into navigation and move it from the inactive to active items.But I do not have any inactive items. And SCORM doesn't appear ...

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Solution Posted: 08-13-2022 View Solution
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I was told to open saved copy of Assignment Book on my first course.  I have not been able to find this, open or save it.  Need some help.  Thanks

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Solution Posted: 08-12-2022 View Solution
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As an instructor, is there a way to download a zip of a student's previous submission to an assignment?- The "Download submissions" button on the assignment page only downloads the most recent submission- In Speedgrader I can view previous submission...

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Solution Posted: 08-12-2022 View Solution
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 when I go into canvas it takes me to dashboard fine but wont load up the squares? same happens with apple ipad but apple iphone 8 is fine?when i go into canvas it brings up dashboard but the squares fade in and out and doesnt load

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Solution Posted: 08-12-2022 View Solution
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I'm working with a school which has significant staffing shortages. To help alleviate some of the pressure to fill all sections of classes, there is now a common "Independent Study" across the entire building. The administrator would like to pre-popu...

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Solution Posted: 09-23-2022 View Solution
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is a blank blue screen nothing coming up or on screen

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Solution Posted: 08-17-2022 View Solution
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