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How do I change Schools in canvas 

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Is it possible to export Question banks?

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Solution Posted: 06-13-2020 View Solution
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Can students highlight a text in canvas and submit the highlighted text without being and external file or tool.  

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I have one question about records of log-in and activity of students. It seems that the last activity of students and the status of the previous log-in is different.If a student logs in to Canvas with no activity, it does not appear as a record of th...

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I am having different responses if quizzes can be included for an automated late penalty that I set. Any idea? Thank you.

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If you have looked at my page before, I have had a similar problem to this. #ThankYou @Bobby_Pedersen for helping me with my last question.I can't seem to get these icons off of my courses. I tried reaching out to my teachers but that didn't seem to ...

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Hello,Is there a way for an Admin to pull up a list of users that use Conferences in their courses in Canvas?Thanks,Dipti

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Solution Posted: 06-22-2020 View Solution
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Can someone tell me what a T is for a grade

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How come I cannot link my Canvas account with my Google Account? I need Canvas to have access to my Google Drive.Thanks,Kinsaul

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I'm currently working on a portfolio page for a class assignment. I have a PDF that I'd like to show in the page as a preview/able to scroll through, but when I upload it using upload files, the page just has a link to download. Please help and thank...

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Estimada gente de Canvas,Escribo porque me he encontrado con un problema. Sucede que al momento de corregir exámenes de New Quizzes con la herramienta Speedgrader, los estudiantes reciben notificaciones en su correo de cada ítem corregido. Quisiera d...

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What does the abbreviation UI stand for?

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I am a student and I am trying to embed files into the discussion board, not attach a file.  When I click on files in setting and try to upload, I get a message stating error 400.  Can I please have assistance with this?  Is there a phone number wher...

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Solution Posted: 06-15-2020 View Solution
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I was wondering how other schools are setting up their subaccounts in Canvas. Currently, we set up our subaccounts as Schools and subsequent departments. But it is not specific enough to offer the most flexibility for us to roll out tools, features, ...

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I am teaching summer school and have closed assignments after the due date to avoid getting assignments that are two weeks past due etc.  Now I am in a pickle because I am going to allow several students that did not do the assignments a chance to do...

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I am searching for examples of course proposal templates or guides our instructors can use to propose new online courses in Canvas.  Could you point me to examples?

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Does anyone know a way to "undo" a score on a rubric for a student? We use 1-4 rubrics that are attached to assignments and linked to org level outcomes. Occasionally, teachers want to remove a score completely from a student rubric. We find that we ...

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I'd like to set up turnitin for my fall classes since my students will all be submitting multiple essays through Canvas and I need to be able to check quickly for evidence of plagiarism. How do I implement the tool and use it when checking essays thi...

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How do you enable  and disable view for the student  to see syllabus, announcements, etc.? The icon 'eye' is there.

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Good afternoon, in a context quiz, it says in bluehighlight "Arttempt one" and it hasnt been graded yet, does that mean you can resubmit or no?

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How do I unrestrict the viewing of a column in the grade book?The students state that they can see current overall grade.

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Hi ThereAny ideas why  I cant embed a picture in a page I'm authoring. I've tried jpeg, png and couple of other formats. I get a red message saying invalid file type. I even shut down rebooted and tried again - same thing.Help !!!

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Hi.  For the seasoned CANVAS users, please don't laugh!  I am new to Canvas, using it for the first time this summer..and learning.  This fall, I will need to setup manually entered test grades for about 125 students.The grading is based on 5 compone...

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The photo is only 121 kb and has been used in CANVAS for four years. it suddenly disappeared from my profile. Please advise.

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How do you add people to a course if the people button is not active?

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I was wondering if there's any tool or feature that can be used to easily run split testing (or multivariate testing) within Canvas? Specifically test modules effectiveness between different groups of students.Thank you

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We have parents who are the observers for multiple students. When using the observer platform, is there a way to filter student grades and dashboards so they can look at one student's information at a time rather than all 3? 

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I've recently had my discussion replies disappear a day later.  The professor even noticed that it was there one day then gone.  Anyone else experience this?

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Hello, My name is Britta Eschete and I work at the Career Services Center at Western Washington University, based in Bellingham, WA.  We're just starting the design process for a "canvas site" that will be designed for all incoming seniors -with a th...

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