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How can I recover the password that I forgot to get into canvas

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Solution Posted: 04-06-2020 View Solution
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We are testing RESPONDUS LOCKDOWN BROWSER FOR CANVAS and the instructions state:For Canvas Cloud customers, simply request that Instructure enable LockDown Browser plugin for your institution. After enabling the plugin, institution administrators wil...

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Hello:I would like to change my profile photo in CANVAS and when I go into settings to change it, it allows me to select a photo, yet it does not save it.  Do you have any suggestions as to what a fix would be?Thank you.

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What right does the User role relief teacher have?

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Solution Posted: 04-02-2020 View Solution
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Hello,Have created a graded quiz - yes I checked that box  and have points of multiple choice and essay questions totaling 60 points.I have published the quiz. However, the grade book says out of 0 points.It shows as sixty points in the edit screen, ...

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This is a three part question.1. Can I start an assignment (online submission assignment) for the purposes of participation over the month and be able to add to the assignment (additional questions, etc)?2. Can a student save their progress of an ass...

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On a canvas page for one of my classes, over half of the side pages are inaccessible. I do not believe this is an issue for other students. It just has a grayed out box that says "canvas.umn.edu refused to connect". All permissions for the site are a...

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Hello,I wanted to know how to add captions to my videos that I have already uploaded into a module and how do I access assistive tools?Thank you

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How can I see which student uploaded the file for the group assignment?I have a couple of groups where students did not communicate and there are three files uploaded. I cannot find a way to see who uploaded the files for the assignment.Thanks!!

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Have created an assignment using and external URL.  Student open and edit the office365 document in the browser and submit their response.  Some students are able to do this successfully, other are not able to access the document.  Students have had ...

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Hi,Does anybody know how to get in Office365 when you get something like this:Sorry, the Microsoft Office 365 LTI Tool has experienced an Error: notAllowedThank you

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how do i post office hours?

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Solution Posted: 04-02-2020 View Solution
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I created a Canvas Quiz.  The last "question" was for an optional file upload for students to show their work.  I made it out of 0 points.  I am using it manually to award partial credit to questions that were not scored correct automatically.  The g...

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I am trying to set a Quiz in Canvas to allow one student additional time to take it, since that student has permission to take additional time due to a learning disability.  Is there any way to do this, shy of making a separate quiz just for that stu...

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How can I quickly change all my questions to a point value of 0.5 rather than the default 1.0?Nvrmd.... I just found a solution:  Moving all questions into a question group then changing the point value..... Thanks for letting me process. 

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I am planning to assign a podcast assignment to my Fall course, and I'd like to know if they can be uploaded via Canvas, and if so is there a particular format that is necessary? A part of the assignment is to produce a transcript (which I know can b...

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Solution Posted: 04-02-2020 View Solution
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I am the librarian at my school and am trying to assist a teacher who is desperate to have her Canvas issues resolved. She created her courses and now several of the assignments are not accessible to students--saying that they do not have permission....

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I accidentally put an assignment in twice and didn't realize it.  Is there any way to combine the two assignments? Students have already submitted to both so I would like to merge them so that they are not getting the"missing" label for one even thou...

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Why didn't I get sent a link to update my password? I've tried getting canvas to send a link to my email several times and I still haven't received anything. 

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Howdy!I am currently mentoring a group of faculty during their "unscheduled introduction to the Canvas Community." One of the big challenges we've faced is doing their "traditional" classes online, but the Conferences tool is a fantastic resource.How...

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Can teachers within the same school share quizzes they have made? 

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I made a "New Quiz" but now I don't know how to assign it to my different classes or how to even put it into my module page.  It doesn't populate when I try to Add Quiz inside the Module.

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Solution Posted: 06-14-2020 View Solution
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I need to talk to someone about canvas.  my computer is not working properly in canvas.help.loretta palmore

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Is there a way to translate Canvas to Espanol for just one child without changing the entire group?

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I am in a Page and giving instructions about how to use software (Premiere Pro). I have uploaded PNG files to demonstrate the proper settings for Premiere. The pages looked fine but 2 days later the PNG files all went off line. This is the case on my...

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I am trying to design an online midterm exam. The exam contains 3 problems (it is an Engineering course) with 8 to 10 questions per problem. In order to reduce any cheating probabilities, I have decided to have 3 slightly different sets of questions,...

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I am trying to copy a New Quiz from one course to another. I see on the side of the quiz it says "Copy," and so I click that, and then it asks which course to copy to, and which module to copy to, and then it gets to copy and says at the top that the...

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Solution Posted: 04-02-2020 View Solution
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What is the difference between a Google Assignment and a Google Docs Cloud Assignment? 

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Solution Posted: 06-10-2020 View Solution
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I am a teacher in Volusia County, I use Canvas and recently one of my colleagues at another school told me that we can sync our grades from canvas into Focus. I searched and found how to do it, but it isn't enabled and I can't find anyone to enable i...

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I want up upload an image for a quiz. When I do, the student view says it is available to the students. How do I upload an image for a quiz that students can't see?

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