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I have rubrics that I need students to see before they do the assignments, however the rubics tab, though enabled, does not show up in student view.

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Solution Posted: 06-08-2021 View Solution
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I setup a quiz that students must take before they can proceed in the course. I went to student view to test. To my surprise, when I navigated to the quiz, page, the instructions show without the questions. I even back dated the available from to yes...

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Buenos días disculpe se me presentó un problema, me reincorpore de 2 meses mediante matrículas rezagados incluso hasta ya pague la pensión... pero ahora que entro a la clase el profesor me dice que tengo 5 inasistencias PERO a mi me llego la invitaci...

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Hi!  We currently have the ability for Canvas Support to help with teacher crosslisting turned off.  Anyone have any feedback on allowing it?  I think we were too cautious at first and would love feedback before we make a change.  Thank you!

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Dear All, I would like to create a user through API.  I'm referring to the below URL.  https://canvas.instructure.com/doc/api/users.html#method.users.create Could you please provide a sample Json to create a user or class. Thanks.

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Solution Posted: 06-07-2021 View Solution
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Dear, I'm referring to the below URL to create a sub-account. I'm passing all five parameters, which mentioned but still, I'm getting errors while creating sub-account.  :https://canvas.instructure.com/doc/api/accounts.html#method.sub_accounts.create...

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I write on behalf of educators in our College of Education. They have a course space that supports training they provide to state of Maryland educators.  Within the space they link to content that should open in an epub or ibook reader.  They have a ...

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Hello,  I work at a community college transfer center where we all use Canvas. I created a Canvas course for our office in which I have granted others full access to make changes. However, the coordinator recently asked if we can create a general Can...

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I'm preparing a class for the fall semester and want to figure out how to post two sections' worth of files into one of my course shells for next semester. I think that would help for two reasons: First, it would allow me to follow the schedule (of a...

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I am using traditional quizzes on Canvas and wanted to ask about question groups. I am creating a quiz that has 1 essay question and some multiple-choice questions. I plan to place the essay question in one question group on its own and have a second...

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I am having trouble finding out how to remove a student from a chat room.  The student dropped the course but the chat room indicates that she is on chat?

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Solution Posted: 06-09-2021 View Solution
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I use Canvas with two schools. Suddenly, with one school and one browser (Chrome), the display is too large and I think it is viewing in phone mode rather than computer. That particular school's display is fine on other browsers, and the other school...

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Al momento de seleccionar la opción de "Los calificadores no pueden ver los nombres de los estudiantes", si uno la deja de seleccionar y vuelve nuevamente a seleccionarla, los estudiantes cambian aleatoriamente?... es decir, si en la primera vez sale...

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Hi, We think that the way in which blueprints synchronize with existing courses creates such uncertainty that we have decided to dissociate the course after creation. We create a complex blueprint containing as much static information as possible the...

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Our LTI tool currently supports the Link Selection placement. Faculty can add links to our content within a module using our External Tool. Our API supports both the ability to add a list of links and add comments. Two questions: With the Link Select...

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I get double spacing when typing a text. How do I get single spacing? I have tried shift +enter and different browsers, but still not working.  Thanks!

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This is another example of why Canvas should probably just close up shop since it really struggles to deliver on basic features.  When moderating a quiz why do I need to return to the full list of students? How difficult can a 'next student' button b...

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I have a simple question.  I can't seem to find how to add a new handout to the handout page and publish the handout for students?

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Solution Posted: 06-06-2021 View Solution
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Having a single line option makes the Apple pencil almost unusable unless the student uploads a very large pdf. Having line thickness options would help immensely. 

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Hi, I'd like to get your input on which image hosting sites are best to use for Canvas. We used Flickr before but it turns out we cannot host our own image and use the link to our courses. Flickr terminated our account so a great number of courses is...

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Students are using the free draw annotation tool but it is not visible when grading with Speedgrader.  Any suggestions?

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I created a Quzzes Next quiz and can see it in my module and in the "Quizzes" area of the course navigation, but when I tried to create a "course link" to it in an announcement (or a page), I could not find it under "Quizzes". I found it under "Assig...

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I can GET the quiz_assignment_overrides but can't figure out how to POST.  Here is an example of a quiz that I set up in Canvas with multiple sections and due dates.  I would like to be able to POST this information so it doesn't take as long.   { ...

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how to change my personal mailid account to clg mailid account  without deleting my academic courses and account details

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Estoy tratando de encontrar mi curso , Técnico superior en Integración social . Mi escuela entro en está plataforma y hasta ahí llegó mi curso donde solo llevaba una semana. Estoy perdida desubicada por favor ayúdenme gracias.

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The assignment was to record an answer to a prompt.  The student recorded and submitted the media recording.  I found and graded the file in Speed Grader.  Can I now export/download that media file to another location? 

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I have been trying to make a personal course for my band students, and I cannot get a access code, has anyone else had this problem? I'm sure I am just looking in the wrong places, but, I need help. I don't know where to go and have been dealing with...

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Solution Posted: 06-22-2021 View Solution
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Reason why I'm asking: We would love to have the Student Annotation tab appear ahead of the File Upload tab. Most students find it easier to annotate directly on the assignment, but there are a few that prefer to print it out and submit a picture/sca...

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I created a course.  I authenticate with my  school district Google account. We work in a Skills Center so students come to us with a variety of email accounts.   If I create a course how can students register if they already have a canvas account? M...

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