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A student's name is being shown as their ID in the grade book. How can I switch it to displaying their name?

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For some reason I can't seem to reorganize my classes in Dashboard. I've tried moving them around, un-starring and re-starring them in order of classes taught but the order never seems to stay. I must be missing something basic!  

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With the new quizzes, is there a better way to grade essay questions and get the grades to update? I created a quiz for my class using the new quizzes feature, which has honestly been an exercise in frustration. I have a mix of question types includi...

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How come I can't unsync assignments from term 1 and term 2.In assignments, the toggle button won't work for term 1 and 2.  It works for term 3.Yes I refreshed and it doesn't work in both courses.

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Uploading and embedding images in Canvas during last academic term worked fine...[Addendum: Following suggestion from browser guide, I tried using in a Safari "private window." That workaround revealed the images. I've cleared cache and history, and ...

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How do I upload a picture or graphic into a QUIZ?

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Hi,I am trying to make question groups within a Canvas quiz.  I have 10 question groups for one quiz, with each question group representing one topic and one question in the quiz.   I want Canvas to randomly pull one question from each question group...

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How can I cut and paste columns of grades (to put them into a spreadsheet or to transfer them from a spreadsheet)?

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Hello All,   Recently, I have been giving my students templates of Google Docs to complete and submit using the external tool.  However, if I give them a Doc template with a google drawing embed then image will be great on the student work but not co...

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How can students insert Language Accent Characters in a written paragraph ? 

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I updated my course homepage by posting To Do List, PowerPoints with hyperlinks connecting to my posted files.  All hyperlinks on my course homepage work fine, but students' access to the hyperlinks are denied.  How could I enable their hyperlinks.I ...

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Does anyone know how to change the image of a subject card in your dashboard. The option to change it isn't that obvious to me!!!#

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I have created a daily modules with different assignments/quizzes in each.  I am trying to create a page with buttons so the students can click on a weekly button that I have imported my different modules into.  The problem is that when I go to impor...

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When sending an email to my class or individual students, the students do not populate. What should I do to access the students in the selected course(s)?

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I can't figure out how to check or change setting in New Quizzes.  Also, can students bookmark a question and go back to it? They used to be able to do that. 

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Hi thereIs there any way of hiding all feedback after students submit a quiz? ie.. the score and whether an answer is incorrect. I am trying to run a test via canvas and I don't want students to know results until a certain date.Any ideas?Thanks

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 Is there any way to label the possible answers to a question in  Quizzes? For instance, "a," "b," etc.  I'd like to be able to offer an option of "A" and "B" only...but can't do that if the possible answers aren't labeled.

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Is there any way to rearrange the order of announcements on the home page? Seems like that might be important, and I can't figure out how. Maybe in html? Anyone got a solution?

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HiTrying to figure out how to create a webhook.Is there anything within the UI to create it or does it have to be done via API?https://canvas.instructure.com/doc/api/webhooks_subscriptions.htmlIn the API docs I could not see where to put the url wher...

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We had a discussion last week and I see it as the teacher but when I go into student view it doesn't show . We  had created a review sheet for quiz so I wanted it to stay up. 

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Is it possible to open a quiz for a single student, a quiz that all others students have already completed and is now closed to the class, who needs to make-up the missed task?

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In the new quiz (and the old for that matter) is there a way to get the formula to truncate the response (round down to the next integer)?

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Hello there,I am struggling to figure out why the images that I have embedded in my quiz when I made them, are invisible to me.instead of the image I see a question mark in a little blue button.Please see the attachment.Thank you for yoru help,Parisa...

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Does an individual student only see his or her grades in gradebook?

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How do I create a link to a section within the same Page?Example. My Syllabus Page is long. I want to refer students to subsections further down the same Syllabus Page. Can I create a link to a section within the same Page? How?Thanks.

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I am trying to upload assignments and take a quiz all I see are modules and when I click the last one where it shows I can take a quiz I get nothing

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Is there any way to share a recorded BBB Conference to another course in Canvas?  I am teaching 2 EMT courses - each with a different shell and CRN #- and I don't want to have to repeat an entire recorded lecture separately for each.Thank you,Dana Su...

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How do I make the student roster inaccessible to other students?

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