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In assignments, I need an option under "submission type" that is different from those in the drop-down menu.  All my assignments are presented live in class (on Zoom right now) in the form of oral presentations or debates.  I am forced to select a su...

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When creating a conference is there a way to have groups within a course for example 6th grade students, 7th grade students, etc or a conference for a specific block of students instead of having to individually select what students you want to invit...

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Problem: CANVAS discussion was designed for multiple groups, and the groups were deleted after the discussions were submitted and graded. Though individual student submissions are visible in SpeedGrader, the "overall conversation" is gone. Note: the ...

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When you use the peer editing function in Canvas, can you have the student attach a doc or does it have to be originally submitted in text box in order to be peer edited?

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I have a student enrolled in my class who claims he does not get my invite to conference for office hours. 

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I have integrated Microsoft Teams into our Canvas instance.  When the Teams meeting is recorded, it appears in Stream.  Is there a way to automatically have the Stream recording populated to the class where the Team session originated?

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What is a good design for modules?

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When I click on courses icon it takes me to modules, from there the orientation courses page appeared but after I click the orientation courses home page I get a blank screen, need help

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When it states access denied, how do we complete a module?

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Hi - I have set a quiz with two attempts with the highest of the two marks to be retained, but in assessing it for one of my students it is showing the highest mark but the corresponding quiz is the one the student did poorly in - I need to manually ...

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Grades from Exam have disappeared?

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I gave a midterm exam via canvas and graded all exams.  The grades never downloaded into the grade tab in Canvas and now they have disappeared?

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How do I export grades from Canvas into Gradebook?

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Can an existing Module be turned into a weighted Module?

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Could we have a way to organize our Quizzes list into groups?  Thanks 

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Good Morning,I use Canvas for assignments with my school switching to distance learning. Typically, I embed a Microsoft Word document into an assignment page, students download and complete the Word document, and then they submit their completed file...

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Hello,I can see my modules but when I try and open them they don't appear and I'm left with just the option to download. my Canvas account is working fine on my I pad but not my laptop. Thought?Thanks.

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How do I set up a video meeting with a student on canvas?

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I don't have an assignments tab, but I do have modules.  How do I turn in something to a third party app without the assignment link to upload it?

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What is build?  How to get my quiz out of Build mode?

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Good MorningTrying to create a quiz however it seems that the submission type is stuck in external tool with a link still in the box.  I do not want this submission type for this quiz.  Please advise - I have made numerous quizzes but do not understa...

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I log into Canvas using my University login, but can't see any content in my courses when I open them?any idea why? I almost think that pop ups has been blocked but can't find an option to unblock them.thanks

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My canvas isn't loading everything and idk how to fix it. i'm brand new to this, and am lost.

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I know how to sign up assignments, usually students submit them on paper. We now have to receive assignments from students via Canvas due to remote teaching. How do I set up the assignments so that students can submit the homework on them back thru C...

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We have noticed that students are not seeing comments or do not know they have comments from teachers unless they go back to the assignment/submission and specifically look for the comment.  It takes multiple clicks to do this as well as motivation t...

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I inadvertently deleted a "new quiz" in canvas, and therefore also deleted the scores of those students who had taken it.  Is there any way to recover this data?

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Is there any way to produce a printed copy of Canvas quiz?

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I would like to find verification for what hours of the day a teacher worked in the Canvas course.  I have the total hours.  Can I get a breakdown of the hours worked by the teacher? 

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i answer my discussion but cant find my pears discussion 

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how do you add an external tool

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