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Why Grade will not sync to power school for 2 courses?  One course did but the rest will not.  I have checked everything but they still will not sync.  

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I am an Administrator and I have some students that display the Pairing Code option and some students it does not.  I have confirmed that the students that do not diplay the option has never requested a Pairing Code before.  Could you provide additio...

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Hello,  I have a question about whether or not canvas can still count hours of login time if you click out of the browser or if the cursor is outside of the browser? Like I have a film class where you have to watch films and take notes. I would watch...

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If I submit my answer before it is automatically saved, will my answer be saved?

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When I try to check my grades on the desktop version of Canvas; it wants me to give feedback on my instructors. The problem is, even when I rate my professor, the popup still appears and will not let me look at my grades. Remind me also does nothing.

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Solution Posted: 12-01-2020 View Solution
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Hey there, I've had an issue with a subject where we had students in two sections: A and B. When they clicked next from one page to the next, it would always skip over the discussions. For example, 4.1 Marketing basics 4.2 Marketing basics discussion...

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I have re-sent the confirmation email 4 times now. I have my course complete and need to share, but the confirmation email has not shown up so I can do so. I have checked my email spam folder and it wasn't in there either. I need to submit my final t...

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Taken the Grading Quiz six times and still don't get it, though I and my students are doing just fine this term. Seems like a make work project for techies and a make more counter-intuitive work for English teachers.

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I set up a module with two requirements, but included other tasks that were not requirements. However, when my students tried to access the non-required tasks, they could not open them until they completed the required tasks. If I want to include int...

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Each time I click "Join", it opens a new window and takes me to Blindside networks. When I click on the "Canvas Conference" option in that window, it just takes me through a list of dos, don'ts and how-to's. Please help. 

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Is it possible to export grades for specific modules? 

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Just wondering if anyone knows how to prevent calendar events from being draggable?  Thanks!

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Solution Posted: 12-01-2020 View Solution
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Is anybody using any LTI tools to embed images in Canvas through the RCE? We are currently looking for options outside of the built-in image embed tool within Canvas. An added bonus would be anything that includes an image gallery feature that can be...

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Hi, when will New Analtics be replacing the current analytics?

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We recently switched to the New Rich Content Editor. It used to be, when you pasted a YouTube link into the text box on a page (or wherever), a little box would appear as a placeholder (see below).  Once the page was saved, the thumbnail would appear...

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As an instructor, is it possible to build a quiz in steps (e.g. week by week)  by adding new questions and allowing students multiple attempts and hence update answers to earlier questions? This is useful - for instance - when students need to apply ...

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Is there a way to prevent my assignment categories from changing when you copy a module/assignment/quiz/etc. from one course to another? I have been using the "Copy To" feature located within the Modules tab (by clicking on the three vertical dots in...

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Hi, I have been using MS Teams and canvas and set up a student group on Teams but forgot to do the same on canvas.  I recorded feedback and have discovered that when I post/submit it to one student the others in the group can't get access to it.  I'v...

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Hi everyoneI created some dictations for my students using the recording tool in Canvas. Everything worked fine but now all of a sudden my students no longer have access to these audio files.When I have a look at my assignment, the files are still th...

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This is getting really annoying... please help! I have a quiz assessment worth 10 marks.  All questions except one are automatically marked.  The one that isn't is a file upload question worth zero.  (It is there to give students a chance to practise...

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Using Google LTI as an external tool. Canvas recognizes students' submissions. However, it does not provide a Preview of the submission or grading availability.What steps should I follow in order to be able to see the document in the PREVIEW?  Not qu...

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I seem to remember I could once do this by right clicking on the image and a box would pop up for me to enter alt text, but this is not working now. I don't see any option that works for inserting alt text into an image in the menu options above the ...

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I am a student at FlatIron online SE program and need access to canvas.  I have repeatedly gone to www.canvas.net and requested a password reset and checked my spam folder in my registered email to no avail.

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on my dashboard on my sats under courses, I've only got home, models announcements and I can't even see mu own assignment  

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Hola no se que pasó? Se ha borrado todo un curso de la plataforma y tengo dos semanas que la estado cambiando las fechas o la horas y hoy ya no está todo un curso.  Agradezco la ayuda para recuperar ya que son 144 alumnos.   

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The Education Services Department released Growing with Canvas in July 2018 as a free resource for the Canvas community to use to "grow" their skills! The blog post announcing Growing with Canvas We'd love to hear how you're using it! We will update ...

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I am a student to use canvas. From the last week, I began to be unable to see some my grade. Canvas email me to make me know the grade has been submitted , but when I check the net , I could not see it , and the grade of one of my assignments disappe...

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Hello all, Wondering if anyone can help...With a Tier 1 account, we have 3 Field Admins (FA's).  1 of these FA's is set as our 'dedicated' FA.  I tested our support by making some test cases and found that the first case was assigned to another of ou...

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As of November 25, I am unable to download student files using Safari.  I have tested this at work and at home.  It is isolated to Safari in both environments.  Chrome does work ok.  When Safari tried to download the file it hangs, then only download...

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I have ended up with two different canvas assignments for a single project that I assigned to my students. Some students have submitted to both canvas assignments already. I want to move the submissions from one of the canvas assignments to the other...

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