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How do I edit my name for the bio of my class?  It is not clickable.  thanks!

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I'm relatively new to Canvas and wanted to make an assignment that was optional—something that people could submit if they wanted (not for credit). In case this is helpful, I wanted to give them the option to submit a paper proposal to me, but won't ...

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I set up all my quizzes to be worth 100 points. However, when I enter my student grades (with the boxes indicating "_/100" when I do so), the column header and the assignment change to "out of 0." I have tried going into Edit from the individual quiz...

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We have integrated Canvas LTI. Is the Respondus lockdown browser support is limited to the quiz or it is available for the assignments which are created from the platforms which uses Canvas as third party tool?

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I am new to online seminary and I don't know how to add a bio on my profile

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I am now a licensing coach for several candidates, but when I log onto canvas I cannot access my candidates accounts to read their essays or record their progress because I am still listed as a student. Is there a way to switch to coaching mode or do...

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Hello! New user here with a instructor role question:Is an easy way to navigate 'back' from an individual page inside a module, to the module itself?There appears to be no breadcrumb trail, and, the only way to return is by selecting 'Modules' from t...

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What is a 'what if' score?

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I'm trying to figure out how the drop lowest assignment feature works in an assignment group. Students are required to write 4 responses over the course of the semester, but they have 7 opportunities to do this. I have 7 assignments set up with diffe...

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How do you delete people from a module? for example someone who has retired or left the company

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Can you upload a video from your smartphone onto canvas? 

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Everything seems to be blocked from student view even when I hit publish. I can't figure it out. The only thing that is visible is listed below everything else appears disabled. HomeAnnouncementsSyllabusModulesGrades 

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The options that are allowed for point ranges don't make any sense. If I want the top values to be 5-4 points, then the next box down should be 3-2 points, not 4-2 points. Unfortunately, it automatically fills in the "4" for the lower value. So "4 po...

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Once I enter the point values that I am giving the student for each criteria, it used to put the total points into the grade box. It is not doing this anymore. How do I get the points from the rubric to enter as the grade?

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I am trying to build a rubric with ranges eg 6-4, 1-3 and 0 in one criterion.  It will not allow me to manually add the range and defaults. For example, I add 6-4 then when i add the next one to be 1-3 it changes the 6-4 to 6-3. 

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My students frequently receive assignment change notifications for assignments posted to unpublished modules that I'm working on. These are changes I'm making before publishing the module. I am not checking the box that states "notify students of thi...

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I have several courses with multiple sections I teach that meet on a rotating schedule. I wanted to know if there was a way to highlight days when classes meet on the due dates popup calendar. I have used other LMS systems that have this feature. It ...

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I finished my online course yesterday. I still have 2 assignments ungraded and waiting for my final grade. The course disappeared from my canvas page. its not showing up on my dashboard, and Its also not showing up under past enrollment courses. When...

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Why can't Canvas fix it so that assignments don't require points? An incomplete/complete assignment with feedback, but no points should be possible. Like, now. Frustrated!

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I inadvertently deleted my Imported Assignments category. I need to re-create that category to import assignments from a different course. How can I get my Imported Assignments category back?

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 Where can I check to see if I'm logged in as an educator? 

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Hi, I'm just asking if i add my canvas calendar to my google calendar with the calendar feed url, will it automatically update the events in google calendar if a new assignment gets added or if a due date gets changed?  I really need my google calend...

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Hello, I am looking for clarity around the maximum size of files/videos that students can upload.The bot stated, "For the regular Canvas course, the default storage quota for course files is 500 MB. This means that the total size of all files uploade...

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Is it possible to preview submissions as a student before submitting? This would be a very useful feature

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how do I delete old classes from canvas? I have some that aren't in the past enrollment section under all courses.

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How do we clear grade notifications in the web app for PC? Attached are screenshots of the notification that is stuck, after I clicked into and saw my grade several times in the last three days. I even went into the iOS app on my phone and checked th...

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I went to visit my friend. She took me to visit some Templ. Next she invited me for lunch at  restaurant .We went shopping  at the Mall . We bought a lot of things at the Mall .Finaly, we really had good time there.SINH

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Hi - I am trying to learn if Canvas and Office 365 (Microsoft Word, specifically) are still incompatible when you embed a Word Document onto a Canvas page. I've been reading some threads on this, but they are from 2015 or 2016, so I'm hoping the issu...

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