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Hello, Canvas.Question: Does Canvas have any plans to upgrade the email feature soon? The email feature in the iteration of Canvas that I am using at my institution is quite antiquated. It's simply a text-only function that allows for attachments. Is...

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I have a few "inactive" students in my Canvas class, but can also see that their activity time is showing activity in the course. How is this possible? And are these students able to see the course?  

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I keep getting a message labeled "Too Long" when I try to publish an announcement. How do I fix the issue and what does it mean?

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A student completed an assignment on time with a grade of 100%. However, the student went back to the assignment to review for the test and Canvas counted the second submission as late and deducted the points from the assignment that was submitted on...

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I know there is an issue with converting rubrics from Blackboard to Canvas because Blackboard's rubrics rank low to high, while Canvas' rubrics rank high to low. Since I knew this, I converted by rubrics in Blackboard to be high to low because it is ...

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Is there a way to use a cumulative course grade from the grade book as a requirement for accessing course modules?

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Is it possible to convert a PDF in Canvas to an editable word document?

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Is it possible to assign a module, or parts of a module to a group only rather than everyone enrolled in a course?

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Here is the concern:It is hard to navigate finding the gradebook and students' grades in Canvas. Can you put it as a main tab on both the Canvas Mobile App AND Canvas LMS? I have students ask me questions frequently enough about their grades and I ne...

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I've been testing canvas locally in Docker, and was running the User Access Tokens report. One thing is confusing - when configuring the report you are given the option of "Include Deleted Objects" The problem with this language - in common language ...

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I have checked the user guides, and it says that .png image files are compatible with Canvas.  However, all the .png files that our instructors have uploaded do not display the image.  We have converted them to .jpg and uploaded them again, and they ...

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For example, I would like to add a module at the end of the course titled "Congratulations! You did it" but can only be shown if the student not only passes the final exam, but also completes other assignments in the course. In the final Module, it w...

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Hi,     I hope this finds you well. I am a student (user role) and while watching videos in that are in the media gallery, I noticed that the audio would become silent the moment that the video speed is 3x speed or 4x speed. I can tell the video is s...

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idk how to delete a canvas submission as a student HELP ME 

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Hello! I have reviewed this article and related questions, so I understand how to import the groups themselves. However, my students will not import into the groups. Is there a particular header I should be using like I did for group_name? Thanks!

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Is there a way learners can log into their Canvas Account and see all of the courses that are available for enrollment? Each course is set for self enrollment with a link or code but how do I let learners know the course is available? If what I'm try...

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Is there a way of limiting access to a course module based on the overall grade a learner has achieved for the course (as documented in the grade book)?

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I need to be removed from the Class: 1070-NOAA-24001 / Contracting Officer's Representative Course . How do I do this as my boss will not let me attend.

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My online class uses Honorlock as its proctoring system. I have installed the Honorlock chrome extension on my chrome browser. Every time I go to access the assignment, it asks me for an access code, although, my instructor stated that we shouldn't b...

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Hello, I would like to download all student submissions from my class for a given assignment into an excel csv file. The guidance on this website is to click on the assignment and then on the upper right should be "download submissions" in the "relat...

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Now we're considering to perform SSO authentication  with other authentication system within our school. I just wanna know if there's a setting item which can prevent students/teachers from changing their passwords. Does anybody know the details abov...

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I am having trouble uploading and posting to a discussions. Can someone give me clear instructions on how to do this

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I tried to submit a quiz assignment in Canvas posted by my instructor, but I was either having bad connection or there might have been a bug that let me complete the quiz (with difficulty) but it did not register my attempt. The quiz has closed and a...

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How do I login into my studio so I can use it and is studio linked to our canvas account where we do our homework and look at an assignments I'm not able to download a video in my discussion boards I should be using the studio correct

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Speedgrader is not working on one of my computers (the better of my 2 at home).  I can download the student files one by one but the Speedgrader add on is just spinning the blue wheel and no files are showing up.

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Hello, I am using new quizzes and for some open-ended responses, I have been leaving students comments in the "Feedback from grader" section after the question. To confirm, students *should* be able to see this, right? Many of them have shown me thei...

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Is there a way to create email messages to the class and schedule them to go out at a later date?

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I still don't see that option available. Am I missing something? So far every time I have to manually enter the students name  and send them the work

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I am looking for a way to quickly record if a student has completed daily PAPER homework as  I walk around the room and record it in Canvas. Currently I record it on a paper seating chart and transfer to Canvas later.

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