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I'm trying to understand quizzes, assignments, especially external tool ones. Looking at the county quiz (attached image), there is no "submission type" listed, and I can't see a link to the document. What might I be doing wrong? 

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When I disable the Modules from the left navigation menu, the Modules menu is disappeared from the left menu which is fine. Though the Modules is disabled, I can see all the modules from the rest APIs. Is there a way to restrict the modules items of ...

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I copied the announcements from one canvas site to another; the announcements have a U instead of my profile picture. I know this happens when you copy the announcements but how do I force my profile picture to appear instead of the U? Thank you

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Hi All,We have an LTI tool that's being pointing towards one re-direct URIs.Let's say value is : https://domain.com/lti/auth/redirect (After LTI authentication, which will always redirect the user into our home page)But we do have other URL's for our...

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Is there a limit on video size to be uploaded in my courses? or is it related to the type of subscription plan? 

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Hi,My students werent able to see the contents which the instructor (myself) had uploaded for their course.Is there any reason why? Not just one but a few of them reported this error.

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How I can meet virtually with my students?

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How can students submit their assignments on Canvas?

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Can i merge course sections into one section within the course

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I've been using Google Chrome to browse Canvas for one and a half years now and it has been working just fine. However, when this semester started few weeks ago, I cannot access certain materials on Canvas such as Recording for all classes I've enrol...

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How do I delete a group from a discussion assignment in the Group Set?

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Hi,I am working on a development course (I made the course rather than it being populated in my account from the school)  to prepare for remote and hybrid instruction this year. I am new to Canvas and I am doing my due diligence to watch videos and t...

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Why are the Pages missing though I am notdeleting them?

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Is it possible to transfer already created google classroom lesson plans into Canvas or cut and paste them?

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How can the point value be edited when using New Quizzes. When building the quiz, if the correct point value is not given to the question at it's inception, there does not seem to be a way of editing it. I have "binned" many questions just because I ...

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Hi.  This is my first semester using ConferZoom.  I have my meetings set up, but when I go to Student View I get an error message.  Am I doing something wrong?  Starting to run out of time.  Help!  Thanks.  Jim

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How can I create a "Start Here" button on my home page as an instructor?

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Our school is in the process of completing transactions to purchase the program.  I have been setting up my modules in a free account.  When the program if fully funded will my work be transferable to the schools version?

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How do you add a link to a PowerPoint into an assignment you are creating?

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One of my students asked me if its possible to download the lecture recordings I have put into Media Gallery, do you know if this is possible? Thanks, Robert.

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I finished building my first module.  I have a simple assignment in the module with a due date 2 weeks from now.  I created a student account so I could access the module and to make sure there were no problems..... I did the assignment (1 question i...

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What's the difference in "import course content" vs "import existing content"?  I want to show teachers how to share content they created in their course with each other.

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When you embed the YouTube link and then press play the YouTube symbol appears on the bottom of the video. This allows you to click on it and go to YouTube. Isn't this not supposed to happen so the kids don't get into YouTube?

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Hi everyone, I’m stumped - Is it possible to have weighted grades in a course that has different sections?  For example, I have a CT, MRI, and nonclinical section.  Students are assigned to a specific section. This is how I would like the weighting t...

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how do I move a course into another course

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I am the teacher on my class. How do I add two more teachers so my aides can add stuff to canvas?

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Our PreK class of 20 kids has been split in Canvas between the two co-teachers. This is how they are split in our attendance program due to ratios. We are technically one classroom and would like to maintain only one Canvas classroom for all 20 kids ...

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Since the update a couple days ago, I am having serious problems linking content into student assignments.  I teach foreign language and I have audio files for students to use to practice listening, but I cannot link them into assignments.  I get a p...

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Where can I find a SIMPLE, step-by-step guide to posting my power-point-plus-audio file to Canvas and/or Kaltura? I have taught two courses on Canvas and yet to do it properly, posting on YouTube (only 3 steps) instead.

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