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Hello I am getting an outstanding amount of emails from ResLife I was wondering is there a way to mute this or to remove it completely? I am not even in UK, so most of the emails are useless and getting in the way of the important emails that I need ...

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One assignment group is not showing assignments or total percentage in gradebook. I have published everything. All other groups are showing total percentages except science. When I go to assignments, the group is called science and the assignments ar...

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what does it mean when I see: "system details captured"? Does this mean my student is taking a screen shot of a page of the quiz?

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Looking for a syllabus that notes estimated completion time for each module. I'm looking to get some Professional Development credit for this course, but they are looking for a syllabus with estimated time to complete each module. Thanks.

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HI! I was doing a quiz for one of my classes and when the 10 second warning came up I closed the warning thinking I could still type out a sentence, but then it said my quiz was submitted. I just want to ask if my work was saved and submitted in that...

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Canvas has assigned 100 to every student in my class.  I have not graded any yet.What am I doing wrong?

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I'm an English professor who has recently discovered the joy of leaving video feedback for students on their essay assignments. It's a great way of taking the edge off of comments that might otherwise seem sharp when they arrive in written form. In t...

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Hi.  My teachers want to be able to assign a quiz to everyone except maybe the three students who were absent for the past three days and will not take the quiz. Is there a way to do this without choosing to assign to all 127 students (and leaving th...

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Our students, teachers, and parents have noticed something confusing about the enhancement timeline bar. If a student does not submit and it is marked as missing and then the teacher grades it for 0, the grade and missing icon are correct but the sub...

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I have students who receive submission error or submission failure messages.  When they air drop the file to another device and log into their specific Canvas account they are able to submit successfully.  Both devices are on the same network, and th...

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My dashboard reminder list says there's a quiz in one of my classes that needs to be graded. This makes no sense for 2 reasons: 1. It's already graded via Speedgrader, so I shouldn't have to open and grade it at all, and 2. When I open it, the grade ...

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Can I mark a missing assignment as "Missing" (changing the color to pink/reddish and entering a grade of 0) for all students at once? If so, how? Can I mark all past-due assignments as "Missing" in a course at once? For my use, this is for the assign...

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When I create an Assignment title that will be synced to Powerschool it will not allow me to create a title longer than 31 characters. I asked the tech in my district why that is and they said it was a canvas restriction because in our Powerschool we...

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I really don’t know how to talk to my teacher

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 Example:Test 25% of gradeAssignments 50% of gradeDiscussions  25 % Second Question:Where do I set up points  or  if I just want it to instructions worth  ( 0 ) ZERO POINTS Im finding in my grade book the instruction pages are wanting to make it wort...

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I created a Canvas quiz with both multiple choice and formula type questions.  When I generated an item analysis of the quiz, each of the multiple choice type questions give a break-down, but the formula type questions are labeled as "ungraded".  How...

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As the title suggests, is there a way to add a new member to a canvas collaboration and have the email notification/invitation only to go the new member and not everyone in the collaboration list?   Thanks!

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I created an assignment in a current course called HW2 Short Story and created a rubric to match.  Last night, I opened a previous course to copy an assignment I had made there and I wanted to use in this current course. After the Copy Content was fi...

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Hello I was wondering if anyone can help with this. In an odd case, you have students with the same name in a course. Setting up indiviual assignments for students with the same name can be tricky, would it be possible to set up assignments using stu...

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I'm trying to attend tonight's Canvas Klatch but 15 minutes into it and still no host to open the event. This would be my first, so perhaps I'm going about it wrong. It's not very reassuring to find no one there. 

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Is anyone else having problems with this app on the latest iPad Pro? My daughters class page won't completely load even though it works fine on older iPads. 

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Is there a way to get an assignment I have marked as late in Canvas to be marked as late in Skyward when I use the grade sync?  Currently, if I mark and assignment late in Canvas, it is not being marked as late in Skyward.  

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I am primarily using the Google Cloud Assignment feature for my students, but when the due date passes, Canvas is not marking these assignments as missing. If a student submits after the due date, the assignment is marked as late, but I have to manua...

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I created groups, and assigned a Google slide for each group to collaborate on.  I then went into each Group site and added the file in their Collaboration section; however, when students try to open the file, it's not letting them.  Maybe a Google D...

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If I copy a page to another course that has hyperlinks to that specific course if I edit links in my other courses will it change the links on all the copied pages?

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So I have read the post responses to a question similar to mine. Others have posted that you can cycle through the submissions and choose the one you wish to grade for your student. However, this response was applied to an assignment that was still o...

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Hi all,   I had an instructor that made a quiz containing essay questions. She added comments to each question in the General Answer Comments text field. She then published the quiz and students completed it within the given window. After the window ...

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Many but not all of our sub-accounts (and we have hundreds) have Student Competency data I need to report upon, once that data is updated. This presents numerous problems for which I seek help.  I do not know which sub-accounts have Student Competenc...

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Iḿ using canvas on a Ipad due to Low vision.How can I magnify the canvas program? It stays the same and I can enlarge the text.

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