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I am a math teacher and there is only one "question" in most of my assignments and quizzes - which is the "question" where students submit PDFs of their solutions in one file. Sometimes, the PDF shows up in SpeedGrader and I can annotate it right the...

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Is there a way to selectively download course content from the Modules section (for example, by week/topic)? Currently I can either download a single lecture/document at a time OR I can download the entire published course, which tends to be a ginorm...

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I've seen it reported a while ago but I'm still having this issue. When I link to a file in the new RCE, clicking the link goes to a page preview (not even in a new tab) and not a download. I found a post with code to fix it but my course has dozens ...

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In the old quiz form, I could give extra attempt per student (see picture below). Can this be done on the new quizzes? Thank you in advance!    

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Having issues with the "Assignments" page. I have assignments that exist in Canvas, but they are not showing up on the assignment page. I'm at a loss. I can't delete things that I want to delete because they don't appear in the assigment index. But w...

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I am an Observer and I constantly get "Assignment Created" notifications.  I would like to change this to a Daily Summary, but I can't find a category for this.  It seems like it should be under "Course Activities," but the only subcategories I have ...

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What does "not available" mean under Grader in Canvas Gradebook History?

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How can I organize the info in All Courses, especially Past Enrollments?   Can I delete or hide some?  Can I create folders?   I've tried to search the guides, but I can't figure it out. Thanks!

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Can an instructor go back into canvas after a student has successfully submitted their work and adjust the exam settings, responses, and questions? What causes a student to resubmit their work after it was submitted successfully the first-time throug...

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So it looks like Canvas did an update.  Now I am missing my sidebar that was on the right side of my screen that contained my: Modules, class files, uploaded images, etc. So the million $ question is where do I find that stuff now and how do I get it...

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The "Copy to" option on assignments used to show courses in the current term only. Sometime recently, that switched to showing all courses, including past terms. That means instructors now need to search for courses instead of being able to pick from...

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I had an issue where a student submitted a Google doc link to a Canvas assignment - then when they were doing peer edits (separately), she needed to share the file with another student. Google was telling her that she was no longer the owner of the d...

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I have a student who is trying to update her notifications and has run into a strange issue. When she clicks on both the course notification option and the account notification option, the page is blank. there is no notification list showing up for h...

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I just discovered that there the "current course grade" in Analytics doesn't match up with the total grade as it appears on Gradebook. I also noticed that a student who was added to the class after the start date is missing from Analytics even if the...

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Hello I am brand new to the Canvas API, and Oauth2.  What I want to do is a batch process to create and/or update the notes column on a course.  So I am hoping I can just get a Developer Key and include in my Authorization Header as Bearer Token or s...

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My canvas Calendar isnt working as it has in past semesters, it is not allowing me to make an assignment in my calendar that is assigned to a specify class. It is only giving me an event option and that option is not fully working? Can someone help? ...

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I use WAMAP for homework and have it integrated in Canvas. It is set up so that I can set the due dates in Canvas and they are automatically updated in WAMAP. Students only access WAMAP through Canvas. This all works great!  There is one issue - late...

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HI all.  I have added buttons (HTML) on the bottom of pages for navigating to previous and next pages.  Is there a way to turn OFF the automatic Previous and Next Global buttons from Module to Module? 

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We develop online courses for higher education in The Netherlands. For this purpose we now want to use the Canvas Developer Sandbox Program. Would the items below be possible with a Canvas Sandbox Program if we would use it to develop courses for sch...

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I rather like MOST of the new RCE editor, but. . . The indent icon indicates it will indent the first line only. I want to indent a whole paragraph, and often need to indent the paragraph below as I design pages with rich content in them. How about a...

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Using old editor - youtube video would display on canvas page (boxed out), now with new editor only link displays. How do I get the entire video to display for both teacher page and student page?

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How do I edit questions within question groups in a quiz that was migrated to new quizzes?   I did not use question banks in the original classic quiz.  Instead I setup question groups.  But after migrating and assigning, I have found mistakes, inclu...

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I'm trying to build an app that automatically tests user marks and sends emails for some users based on their marks. For that, I need to use the Web Hooks Subscriptions API and as stated in that document I have to use the JWT authentication. For that...

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I went to join my zoom call for my 8am class and as soon as canvas loaded I realized that all of my courses are missing. The SI courses which are tutoring linked to these classes are the only ones that remain. Please help. 

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Is there a limit to the number of characters a student can type in a discussion post? Can the teacher set a limit?

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I'm working on a finance/accounting course, lots of tables. I want to have borders on the bottoms of the rows only (so, only have horizontal lines). But I can't change the overall subaccount CSS because rules. Is there a way to only add bottom border...

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I have been experiencing odd behavior from Canvas creating quizzes. In a recent 33 question quiz of numeric type questions, I have noted that Canvas will randomly change a number of the questions back to multiple choice type questions.  When edits ar...

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I teach computer courses at the high school level. I need to be able to create a quiz whereas students are given items and they have to place them into certain groups. For example, I'd like a quiz where students will see terms like mouse, keyboard, s...

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