Latest Topics

The latest questions and discussions in Canvas Question Forum. Ask a question, start a discussion, contribute to the global Instructure Community

Filter by Label:

I am a developer and I have a requirement to create custom question types. and I need to create a new question similar to the following picture.Your kind help is highly appreciated.Thanks in advance.

Community Member
Canvas Question Forum
  • 0 Likes
  • 0 Replies

I graded a quiz with a PDF submission on an iPad, making annotations on the submissions as I graded. I'm now in Canvas on a desktop and would like to see the annotations but cannot seem to accomplish this. Thanks for any help!

Community Explorer
Canvas Question Forum
  • 0 Likes
  • 0 Replies

When I created an exam, I put each question's solution in the Additional Comments box for everyone to see. I don't allow students to see these additional comments until after I've manually graded the exam. While grading the exam, I noticed a mistake ...

  • 0 Likes
  • 2 Replies

Has anyone ever successfully downloaded one of Canvas' videos? I would like to download and trim the Assignments Video created by Canvas. It covers content not relevant to our instructors and we do not want to confuse them. I am also trying to avoid ...

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

I created a free Canvas Instructor account for our School of Clinical Laboratory Science program and when it was set up, my other instructors were added to "Ways to Log In".  This was meant to give them a chance to explore the account before having t...

  • 0 Likes
  • 2 Replies

Good day Canvas users. I am very frustrated with the new Canvas RCE linking behavior. It seems that there is no way to access the Canvas course or file browser when editing a link. The only way it seems I can access the course and file browser is whe...

  • 0 Likes
  • 3 Replies

Hey,  We are getting some reports of teachers who saved their comments in SpeedGrader (in a rubric), but their work keeps disappearing.  Is anyone else experiencing this issue?

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

I have changed my sharing option from public to 'only me'. Now I cannot change it back? Any help please? 

  • 0 Likes
  • 2 Replies

When I set up appointment blocks, Canvas messages the class that the appointment blocks were created.  I don't want this automatic message sent and I'm spinning my wheels trying to figure out where to turn that option off.  The help guides on Appoint...

  • 0 Likes
  • 2 Replies

Hi Folks, I've set up two sets of groups, for two different assessments. I made the mistake of assigning both assessments the same group name, which is a problem because the students have moved groups between assessments. So AT1 group name for both, ...

  • 1 Likes
  • 1 Replies

Hi I can´t make it work, it does not open on my laptop I don't know what is the issue I have uninstalled it and installed it several times already. Please help I need this app to work on my photos easy canvas light was trying it out and even sold my ...

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

I'm a Canvas admin for a branch of our school, but not an institutional one for the overall account. In any case, after reviewing the 'Help Panel' guide I see that the customization page can only accommodate up to 8 links on the panel. Is there any w...

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

Hello,  I have a faculty who is having an issue accessing PPT links through word 365 that are no longer working and her students cannot access any of the lectures or files. Tt said that "Something went wrong with authentication" when they try.   Can ...

Community Explorer
Canvas Question Forum
  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

We are experiencing a strange issue for students on Chromebooks. When the students click the "Grades" link in the sidebar, they can view the grades page for their course.  The only problem is that the "Score" column is completely blank.  (not even sh...

Community Participant
Canvas Question Forum
  • 0 Likes
  • 0 Replies

I would like to record a video in the rich content editor but want other than the room background. Is that possible?  Thank you.

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

I am wanting to use the Redirect tool and have the documentation and it look very simple to setup however it just wont work. When I go to add the app at the course level I am able to name it, add the HTTPS url selct the navigation options and then wh...

Community Explorer
Canvas Question Forum
  • 0 Likes
  • 5 Replies

my course its not publish its not letting me publish it i dont know why i need help 

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

One student, one paper, but used for two different assignments in our class this term. But, TII did not flag the later submission as being 100% similar to the prior submission (the assignments were about one month apart). Did I miss something? I need...

  • 0 Likes
  • 4 Replies

How do I add logarithm, base 10 and natural in new quizzes?  This is a basic function that is needed for science.

  • 0 Likes
  • 2 Replies

Does locking announcements keep students from seeing them? All my announcements from last quarter were carried over, which is great, but I don't want to go through 30-odd announcements and delay publication. Does locking keep them from student eyes? ...

  • 1 Likes
  • 7 Replies

Hello there, I just have a quick question, does the free canvas instructure site have a limit when it comes to creating courses or the amount of data you can upload to it? is this a sort of trial? I would appreciate your clarification on this matter ...

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

I am trying to open up a file to peer review but it keeps saying that it needs authorization. My professor said other students have been able to open it but for some reason it wont let me have access to the powerpoint. 

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

I accidentally imported an assignment with a rubric associated with it and now I have duplicated outcomes that I cannot edit or delete. 

  • 0 Likes
  • 8 Replies

I am so frustrated at the moment.  I am going through Canvas training right now at my school. We have homework every week, including discussions, which are not terribly difficult, but it is the timeline that is driving me crazy.  Here is an example o...

  • 0 Likes
  • 5 Replies

Hello all,I originally thought that I had lost a rubric scoring for a Canvas Quiz I had done for a particular assessment for scholars.  However, upon beginning the process of re-scoring my scholars' assessments, I found that the original were saved, ...

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

I'm guessing it's because I'm using external tool submissions, but my assignments are all closed and I'm still getting student resubmissions. Now I'm going and changing every single one to only 1 allowed attempt, which is a massive time suck and I ha...

  • 0 Likes
  • 6 Replies

Is there a way to add bonus points to a category so that it allows for additional points to be added?  For example, if there is an optional assignment that I want to have Canvas assign the bonus points to the final exam grade, how would I set that up...

  • 0 Likes
  • 2 Replies

I am a student and my class is using the appointment system in the calendar to put up meeting dates but even though I know that there are meetings being put in I cannot find anything in my calendar for that class. 

  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies

How do I receive an email notification for new student messages in my inbox?

  • 0 Likes
  • 2 Replies

  need help.  It seems my office386 is no longer listed as an approved app integration, so I am not able to log into office365 from canvas to download homework.  I get an error that “Something went wrong with authentisign.”          

Community Member
Canvas Question Forum
  • 0 Likes
  • 1 Replies