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Why can’t I submit my assignments only upload files it tells me 

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The following is a discussion question for my POM 207 class, Office Publications.  If anyone is out there and sees this post,  a reply would be greatly appreciated. Question:  What is the best software to use for desktop publishing?

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I am a online summer student and I'm just with the help of a tutor finding out that I am not connected to canvas and all my assignments, my instructor haven't received when I try to access canvas a lock show up saying no access. dummie me I thought i...

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I am a student taking a canvas course that is required for my high school from UT Austin. I have passed the full course and taken the final exam, but my course is now gone, I cannot connect the instructor, and I was never notified on my final exam gr...

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Students will need to work on a group project in groups of 4 and review the work of their team members. I do not want the students to be able to see the names of the students that gave them a review. However, I want them to be able to see in Canvas t...

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Where can i find my fall semester classes schedule?

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How to set my profile picture in canvas.

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I am a college student who had to take a timed Canvas quiz that only required a file upload. The thing is, I am able to finish answering the quiz, but I had rushed to fix my file for submission, causing my time to ultimately run out. Immediately afte...

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For an existing course.  How do I change how student grades are determined/  Eg.  %based on Assignments, % based on quizzes, etc.

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I'm not able to access turn-it-in Dashboard/Canvas, it is not an option I can choose to submit work to. There is also no "Assignments" option available to click under the menu, we've had to submit assignments through the "Modules" they are assigned u...

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Hi,I am trying to get a list of enrollments (all participants including faculty and students) in a section.  The token should be privileged to do this, do I doubt that's the problem.When listing students in a section, everything looks fine:curl --loc...

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I have built my first module in Canvas and have 16 items. Periodically, the last 10 items disappear. If I log out and back into the course, they all show up again. I had some students participate on their end with the module and the same thing happen...

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copy course is not showing as an option 

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I am working through a training course on Canvas and am trying to access the Home page for my sandbox course.  When I go to homepage, I do not have a pencil icon to edit and change my home page.  what am I doing wrong? 

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I am aware of the Link Validator, however, that only shows broken links. Is there a way to somehow list all external links within courses (via the api or any other way)? E.g. we have hundreds of google documents linked in certain courses and their qu...

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Hi!I am having a problem with my installation of canvas, the options to insert multimedia within the text editor do not appear, additionally when I try to load files from an internal link I always have the message "Something went wrong. Check your co...

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I would like to realise the following setup:Block 1 (50%):- Assignment 1 (5%)- Exam 1 (45%)Block 2 (50%):- Assignment 2 (5%)- Exam 2 (45%)Resit:- Resit exam 1 (take the best between Block 1 average and this resit)- Resit exam 2 (take the best between...

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Hi there,I uploaded a HQ video (380MB in size) on Canvas. After processing, the size reduced to 80MB with poor quality. Is there any way that I can upload the original file without processing. Or keep the original quality of the video after processin...

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Hi whether in speedgrader or in Quiz, I have to click on each student submission (which are attachments) and manually download each response, very inefficient. Does the NewQuizzes or Quizzes function allow one batch download all attachments (and name...

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Why has the font for SpeedGrader highlight annotations been changed to a monospaced font? I know it shouldn't be a big deal, but I preferred the font before the change. Is there an option to change it back?

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Is there any way in CANVAS to create vertical math equations instead of every equation being created horizontal? I"m a teacher trying to create a quiz/test.Thanks

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When the IT department moves our Canvas Sandbox courses to the Official Canvas Courses, there are sometimes glitches. For example, edits we know we made in the Sandbox do not appear in the Official Canvas Course. Is this a common occurrence?  Also, i...

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In my gradebook, I currently have my exams, quizzes, and assignments each in their own grading Groups and weighted accordingly. However, I'd like to create another column in the gradebook that averages their exams and quizzes (in addition to the Tota...

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I see how to reply, but I am not sure how to make a post? 

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Hi,I can export ePubs from Canvas, however, they are not formatted properly for eReader. How can I fix this issue?Please see attached.Thank you

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Surprisingly enough, I have just tested the "inactive user" status and I have seen that:1) Though the course in which the user is inactive will not appear in the user's Dashboard, the user will be able to access the course through a direct URL (for e...

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Can I open a module early for one student without opening it for all students?

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