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I have been copying my rubrics in Canvas by using the import content feature in Settings. It worked great at first, but now I've run into some problems. I work at an IB school, so my criteria for any ...

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Video showing in canvas - windows laptopNo video showing - canvas, iPadI am supporting a student with visual impairments that is using an iPad while we are a windows laptop district.  She is reporting...

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In my Skyward account, the comments on individual assignments are also syncing with the grade book in Skyward. The Canvas Guides specifically state that comments do not sync, so this was surprising wh...

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There are two problems with the new Google Drive LTI 1.3 tool. My colleagues and I use the file upload setting for submissions. If students use the old Google Drive tab, the Google Doc is converted to...

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Hi. I'm a TA and have been tasked with a project and I'm finding the posted information insufficient. We want to have an ungraded survey, the point of which is to ensure our freshmen have read the rea...

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Can anyone tell me how/why even after I have "validated" broken links, reloaded those files into the course files, uploaded them again to the Module where I wanted them, checked to see that all are pu...

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(I'm using Canvas in laptop) I don't know how to report a bug but I think I found a bug in file submission. I accidentally click the submit assignment button without attaching the file first, so canva...

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For the past several months (it seems), I have noticed changes to font sizes in text added to text boxes, so that part of the page will be noted as 20 pixels, other parts a 12 pt, etc.  The difference...

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I have used SpeedGrader to grade a quiz. However, each student's grade is still 0 for the assignment in the gradebook.  This discrepancy is easily seen in attached screenshot. How do I ensure that the...

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I recently posted about a glitch in the Canvas Calendar (it lists quizzes by their end date versus their start date causing confusion and students missing their quiz in such confusion). My post was im...

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Is there a way to delete a student submission so that turn in settings for that assignment can be reset? 

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I have scheduled my recordings in a panopto enabled classroom using the canvas scheduling tool; I would now like to use the panopto LTI to link directly to each of the scheduled recordings in the rel...

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Hello, I have read about a teacher adding grading options like "Revise" or "Wrong Assignment" labels to the Complete/Incomplete dropdown. How can I go about that?   If it's not possible to add that th...

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Hello,   I commonly and prefer to use the Incomplete/Complete dropdown grading box. But would like the Incomplete to equal 50% of the total points and not 0. Can I do that? Thank you,  

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In the Canvas documentation (found here: https://community.canvaslms.com/t5/Infinite-Campus-and-Canvas/Instructor-FAQ-Canvas-and-Infinite-Campus/ta-p/424525), it states "Differentiated assignments are...

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I have a policy where students can revise and re-submit for an updated grade. The issue I have is that I have set up a late submission policy with grade deduction. My policy is to deduct points for th...

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I have a student trying to submit work via TurnItIn on a Chromebook. when she goes to click the launch external tool button it either appears blank or says cannot launch tool.  She has managed to uplo...

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Hi-- I'm an Instructor, and I've started using the comment library. I think its a great addition--thank you! It does make grading go much faster, which means a lot when I'm grading 75-100 papers at a ...

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I am currently using the free teacher version of Canvas for a Geometry class.  We have had issues with internet connect at our school, but since it is finally working in my classroom, I have been havi...

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I've added classes to Canvas but they never show up.  Is Canvas having issues?  How does one find out if the Canvas system is down or not working correctly? Thank you, Antonio

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Hi Everyone, We are looking to have a flat average in the Outcomes in the Learning Mastery of one of our classes. Essentially this would give us two gradebooks in a course. The calculation methods lis...

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Hello, A teacher created an assignment, simple submission type >  online > text entry. > due date tonight at 11:50 pm. When the student goes to the assignment in the module (which is unlocked and publ...

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Good day everyone. When creating a Discussion Board assignment has anyone figured out a way to assign a due date for an INITIAL post and a separate due date for REPLIES?   EXAMPLE: INITIAL POST: must ...

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When I choose reports on an assessment I've just given, it consistently says "no reports yet'. I can't get all the information it says that should be available. What am I doing wrong?

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I cannt see anything but the Corq App ads after I logged in Canvas, the website is like this. What should I do? 

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Using Infinite Campus grade passback, we have one particular student whose grades won't sync. Each night, the sync gives this error: "missing "student_source_id" attribute" Has anyone ever experienced...

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I've enabled liking of posts in the announcements but students are unable to like the posts. I have not set any restrictions on who can or can't like them. This is happening in multiple courses too. I...

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Where do I find the link to my online class after signing up for the tutorial? 

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I want to have only one email address in my Profile Settings. How do I remove a second email address that I added earlier?

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