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The dictionary and translate features are going to be issues in certain classes (such as foreign language). Is there any way a teacher can disable these particular features on an individual course level in Canvas?

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I have a student that I am giving an extension to on an assignment.  However, I want to post an answer file for all of the other students in my course and hide the answer file from the student that has not yet completed the assignment.  The answer fi...

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I teach at two schools and can't seem to find a way to create a test and question banks at one and port them over to another. Since we have size limits on our courses, I get an error when i try to import a course export. Is there a way to export clas...

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I'm looking to reduce the number of API calls I make by switching from the PUT /api/v1/courses/:course_id/assignments/:assignment_id/submissions/:user_id endpoint to this one: POST /api/v1/courses/:course_id/assignments/:assignment_id/submissions/upd...

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Good morning, I am a new instructor and new to Canvas; I lost a quiz and my student grades. How can I retrieve them? Thank you. eisenhauerj@lackawanna.edu

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Can someone explain why I cannot get any alerts or notifications? I receive email messages, but that it is it. I would like to get push notifications, but it is strange that I don't even see alerts.   Thanks!

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I can't see my canvas dashboard on Microsoft surface. But I can see it on my laptop.  

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Hello, I have been able to place all completed courses into an "Archived Term," however it really bothers me that these courses are first on the course search. While it may only affect a few people, these courses are actually empty courses that were ...

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In New Quizzes, Item Banks are connected to individuals users - not to specific courses. In fact, there seems to be no way to actually connect an Item Bank to a specific course. So how can academic support staff, who may routinely deal with hundreds ...

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Hi,  Currently on the AWS Academy Cloud Architecting but cannot download the Student Guide PDF at end of each module.  How do I save or download it?

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I had a final exam this afternoon and my wifi disconnected halfway through the exam for around 5 minutes but reconnected right after. I continued doing the exam and 1 minute before the deadline I was panicking to submit it. But right when I hit the s...

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Is there a way inside the api to see what questions students decided to skip and come back to during a quiz?

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Most of what I am trying to accomplish is watching a video, tracking that the student watched it then on to the next course.  I can find how to upload videos OR having it go to site like Vimeo.  I was able to get 1 video in but it took 7% of the stor...

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My messages are not showing up in my inbox.  It shows that I have two messages but they are not showing up in my inbox.  See screenshot below

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Apparently simple html tags like <button> no longer work in rce and I cannot seem to find out exactly what does work. So, I thought I would ask the experts. Where can I find this information? Thank you!

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Hello to Canvas Community! One of my student submitted her assignment with the incorrect file and won't be able to resubmit it again as I was made this assignment restricted to only 2 attempts for my class. Now I won't be able to see or access any op...

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  My course is not displaying the self-enrollment url. It should be just under the 'fewer options' switch. What is the cause of this? And what is the solution? When I created the new course it was there, after I copied content into it, it was gone. I...

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I have search through the help topics and none of them are helping.  I've read the instructions for fudging points to change a quiz grade for a student, but even though it looks like I can do this in Speed Grader, when I hit "update score" it will no...

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I am a student currently trying to view one of my teacher's announcements, but when I logged on today I experienced this issue here where the page only displaces HTML and nothing else. Links work, however it shows a similar type of display; Large ima...

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Currently, Canvas allows to assign two different time periods to schedule a quiz for two different students. However, it does not allow to assign two time limits for two different students. In such a case, we need to create two separate quizzes with ...

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When downloading course materials (like assignments), I have a download arrow next to .doc files, but not .docx files.  When I select the hyperlink for a .docx file, it disappears and nothing happens.  I have tried Canvas in Safari, Firefox, Chrome, ...

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My class is using Canvas Discussion to do a digital penpal exchange with a Japanese classroom. We have not had a problem until last Friday. Suddenly, when my students logged in to Canvas, they couldn't see any of the Discussion topics! I double-check...

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I can not upload any csv or excel grade files into Canvas. I used exactly the sample header as help page showed just to test out and I get invalid? Is this this wrong? How do I fix? StudentID User IDLogin IDSectionLec1Lab1Lec2 

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We are piloting an LTI Advantage tool that is giving some users trouble if the LTI launch doesn't happen in a new tab (i.e. the tool content is rendered in the Canvas frame).  While checking the "open in a new tab" for every link fixes the issue they...

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What is the default for the gradebook - to show Inactive students or hide them?We may have a lot of Inactive students who withdrew from courses that we need to retain so admins can review their submission dates for compliance purposes, but we want th...

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Hi there! We run a virtual course with multiple lab sections, each with their own section-specific quizzes. When one of our admins switched a batch of students over to a different section within the Canvas course, they forgot to transfer over the stu...

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A new issue popped up that I've never seen before, and didn't start until very recently. Student video submissions load just fine, and I can click through the video, but they never start playing. I've reloaded, refreshed, restarted everything and not...

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All daily and weekly notifications seem to be delivered shortly after 6 pm local time. We have both evening and day classes. It would be more appropriate if the daily email notification would run after the evening classes were over. Is it possible to...

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Hi. I would like to copy the existing assuagement (quiz) and transfer it to another course via API. But, I have a hard time to finding the way to do that even in the document of Canvas API. Does anyone know?

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