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I cannot hide grades the same way I did last year. The function doesn't seem to be available until I enter a grade (tells me there are no grade to hide). Once I enter a grade I can "hide grades", but I move to the next student and the process seems t...

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I have 1 student when they joined my course it shows up as a long number on my roster. Is there a way for me or the student to change this on the free version of Canvas? The student does not have another email to use otherwise I would just have them ...

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Hi,I have a faculty who has a course that seems to be showing final grades as show unsubmitted assignments as 0, but that option is not selected. I'm wondering if it has to do with one of the assignment weighted groups, which has only unpublished ass...

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I'm trying to create my first module. The district says we have access to an external tool titled CK-12. But how do I access it in order to assign content from the tool?

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In the new gradebook, how do I separate different sections of the same course like I used to be able to?

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Can anyone tell me why Canvas is recording grades for assignments that I have not begun to grade?  And assigning full credit to everyone who did not submit?  I have spent hours trying to figure this out and am nowhere near understanding why.Thank you...

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How do I get the link emailed to me to access my course link?

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In the old gradebook docs, "When using the lowest or highest score rule, an assignment group must include at least one score, plus the number of dropped scores and the number of assignments that should not be dropped. For instance, if you have a rule...

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In the previous gradebook the notes column could be sorted. Is there a possibility of adding that to the new gradebook?

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I might need to ask a favor from our Canvas genus-group.I've asked by one of our faculty in our school that the comments in the rubric showed up to students, but not score even when the assignment itself was muted and hid  (students can use the rubri...

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Is it possible to add the Google Apps LTI to a "Free for Teacher" Canvas account?

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Hello,I am wondering if there's any way to do mail merge-type of messaging in Canvas.For example, if I have an Excel file with student's last name, first name, along with some other data.  Could I use Canvas message just like email?The only reason I ...

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I have a conference invite, but don't know or see how to join.

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Hello,My name is Obianuju Chimezie Nwankwo, I registered for Essential Physiology and Anatomy course so I started following the step by step instructions yesterday but I could not download the Respondus LockDown Browser, I was told to upgrade my Wind...

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I submitted a ticket to Canvas support and they suggested asking the question here. Is there a way to create a custom report to query:1. Canvas page/URL where the “https://videomanager.du.edu/” or “https://wrangler.du.edu/ “ link is referenced2. Cour...

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I'm trying to submit an assignment for which I have to attach two files, but every time I hit "Submit Assignment," it won't let me, giving the message , "Attached files must be greater than 0 bytes." Well, they are. For reference, the two files I'm t...

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Working with a special education student who uses google read and write (text to speech) on all written work. When uploading a google cloud assignment, the text to speech option is not available. The student does have access to the full Google R&W su...

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As the title suggests, I'm in a bind here.How can students be chased if the ability to message students who have not submitted is disabled because of anonymous marking?The workflow we use is as follows: We use Tii LTIA student has been graded in Tii....

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Good morning all,Does anyone have trouble uploading images to Quiz questions using the new RCE?Many thanks!Courtney

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I have multiple reviewers for a few projects that are being submitted right now.  - is it possible for this to happen in the free for teachers account?- if so, the other reviewers are TAs, is it still possible?- how do I ensure this is enabled?- tips...

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Hi!A lot of our students experience trouble when uploading films in assignments. The page just keeps on loading, and the film never seems to get handed in. However, they have no problems uploading the films using wetransfer.com and sending it to my e...

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What do the blue green red and yellow icons mean next to the student's grades

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I'm wondering if it's possible to cancel a question in an active graded quiz. The instructor set up a wrong question, and now we need to cancel this question for all students and give the point of this question for all of them. Since it's more than 1...

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Dear all, Here in Swansea University we are investigating the use of Digital Badges.  We are looking to use them for CPD based activities, and to recognise “status” in some areas, such as, if you are a mentor or an assessor for our internal HEA Fello...

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Hi.I uploaded a file to a Canvas course that was invisible for the students as they were not suppose to see it yet.However, the system mailed the students with the file saying it had been attached to the course.This caused some major issues for us.Is...

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How do I find the dates for renewal dates for a course?

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Hey everyone. I'm stuck on the MathQuill editor. Getting a line over symbols is easy, use \overline. But what if I want an arch over the symbols?⌢DC AThis question is done to the point of using the overline but not sure how to get the arch for the D ...

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Hi, what restrictions are there for sub-account names?For example, how many characters are allowed, are special characters allowed, can I use Chinese characters?

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Does the Canvas tool - Magic Marker - still exist? It seems like a really great tool and I can think of multiple uses for it!Thanks,Mary

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