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Our students want to be able to see letter grades as well as points. Is there a feature teachers or administrators can enable?   I'm not talking about a final percentage in the class, but rather, right next to the assignment - seeing that letter grad...

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Is there a way to create a 'Group' (five students) instead of 'Everyone' (all students) when making an assignment? So that I do not have to individually assign assignments to only 5 students every time I make an assignment?

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Hello , I'm trying to embed jupyterhub as a homework app in Canvas LMS. LTI authentication works and if I open it as an external tool the login is done and the page loads correctly.   URL: https://xxxxxxxxxxxxx.xxx/hub/lti/launch?next=/hub/user-re...

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We had a quiz on Friday. Our professor gives everyone different versions so there is no cheating, it is a pdf quiz that we upload when done. I’m in the morning class so I did it and turned it in. Something went wrong with the afternoon class so the t...

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Who exactly can view New Analytics in a course?   Only the instructor?

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Hi all! Apologies if this has been posted already and my Google-ing failed me.  I'm using Classic Quizzes and creating Question Banks. I just assigned a Quiz in which a subset of questions will be "Questions will be pulled from the bank". As I'm goin...

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In my synchronous virtual class, I want to open the quiz once review is done and then lock it so students cannot start the quiz later.  The whole point is to be flexible with the start and end time, so students can take the quiz then we immediately r...

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I have the instructor contacted us with this question. The instructors and TAs received an automated email from a student in Discussion Group 7 for discussion topic 1. So, he assumes TAs and Profs would not receive the content alerts for student post...

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I am a Canvas Admin: I am trying to figure out how to add a message that will pop-up when students log in. The school counselors are wanting to push a daily "mental check-in." Let me preface by stating each student is enrolled in a Counselors course ...

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while developer key setting for LTI i did the following setting 1.Redirect URIs :   https://mitwpu.instructure.com/login/oauth2/auth?client_id=176300000000000006&response_type=code&redirect_uri=https://erp.mitwpu.edu.in/Canvas/CanvasTest.aspx&state=&...

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Does Canvas have the capabilities to detect screen sharing software? 

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I am a student and watch Kaltura videos on my laptop and the playback speed button always appears. However, on the iPad, the playback speed button seems to be replaced with a button with a screen icon that allows me to toggle between the view of my t...

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Has anyone made sub-menus in the global Help menu? We are trying to provide so many resources for students that the main Help menu is getting quite long.

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Solution Posted: 03-09-2021 View Solution
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I am an instructor. I have posted all grades for a quiz, but my students still cannot see them. They are not hidden; they are not muted. I have gone to course settings to make certain the Hide totals in student grades summary is unchecked. My 'instru...

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Is there a way to lock students into a quiz until they submit? As a teacher I have multiple students open separate tabs and begin to look for answers or begin typing in the search engine to receive answer prompts. If there was a way to lock them in a...

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I know I can monitor submitted quizzes, but is there a way to see how many are in progress? My quizzes are 75 minutes long, but I want to reach out to student who hasn't begun. Any insights are welcome. PM

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Solution Posted: 03-09-2021 View Solution
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É possível criar um fórum para que alunos de diversos cursos possam participar?

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I am writing clinical simulations which requires providing types assessment data that the student have selected. I can include these in the comments under the correct answer, but Canvas will only allow the students to see these comments after the ENT...

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Hello: I am not able to access my courses as an instructor: I am using a new devise which, of course, means I lost my settings. I logged in with my registered email address. It is not recognizing me--I cannot access my dashboard with already-in-use c...

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Students can "inspect" an image while viewing it in a quiz and upon inspection see hidden data that may describe the image and give away the answer. Any ideas?

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Thanks for adding that option for students to resubmit their assignment.  My question is: a) When instructors request students to resubmit, what do students view as a resubmission request?  Do they receive a notification via email? b) If student rece...

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How can I remove the new activity indicator that appears in dashboard list view without actually viewing the activity? I cannot mark a discussion board as read because it was locked before I posted a reply, and only students who have posted their own...

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I'm sure it's something simple I'm doing wrong but I can't sort it out: my Final Grade column lists most of the students as having earned well over 100%. I've looked at all the assignments individually to make sure the values are correct and also che...

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The new release on Canvas has a new background color palette. I would like to add custom colors to this palette; I do not like the new choices; they are too dark. Is it possible to do this? Image below is the current palette. Otherwise I have to edit...

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Hi, My computer has a headset by default, but it still does not work. Before recording begins, the program only asks me to choose the webcam, not the mic. Can you tell which mistake I am making. Thanks in advance.

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so my insitutution has set up a corse for every student at the university that is for the Student union  and we are using the announcement feature to send emails to advertise the work the SU has been doing and the events we are running.  but the emai...

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How do I add more pages to an assignment that has already been posted? 

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Students were moved into different homeroom classes after the school year started- sometimes as late as January when remote learners returned for face-to-face instruction.  Their writing assessments did not transfer with them to their new homeroom.  ...

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For some reason my Articulate Storyline (SCORM courses) no longer will record results into the grading (marks) in Canvas. Any thoughts on this will be much appreciated Peter

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