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A lot of the time when i log into canvas the screen is just blank and nothing will show up and i have tried restarting but nothing will work what do i do?

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Hi, I just created a course and add some contents only on the calendar, then I sent the enroll links to my students. However, they couldn't access to the content "Access denied". All the filled has been published. What should I do?Thank you

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Solution Posted: 11-14-2019 View Solution
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By default, both quizzes and assignments appear in the Assignments navigation tab. There is another tab called Quizzes in which only quizzes appear. This is confusing for my new users. How can I remove the quizzes from the Assignments tab? I tried cr...

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Correct me if I'm wrong, but there is no way to add a MathQuill formula to a matching question in the new quizzes, is there?

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Solution Posted: 11-16-2019 View Solution
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Here's what I want to do: I want to have all my students peer review the same doc/file.Can I "submit" the doc in the student view, and then manually assign all my students to peer review the test student's submission?If not, is there another way to h...

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MY AP SCORES AREN'T SHOWING UP BUT THEY WERE SENT TO FSU IN JUNE.  WHAT DO I DO?

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I can get onto canvas on safari (have an iPhone) but I go to use the exact same credentials for the app says isn’t found  

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In my collage course we do journal entries, the format is by using discussions, the main post is the question and the replies are the answers to the question. The discussion gets locked on the due date so no more replies can be made. on one day I was...

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Students are complaining that they are being bumped out of their revision quizzes before they have finished. this is well before the time limit is up and before the end date. 

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I have Canvas free version for Teachers. I am trying to upload a course I exported from a different Canvas a couple of years ago. When I go to import it times out. The zipped imscc file is under the allocated 250mb, not sure what I am doing wrong? Se...

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I am not a fan of the new grading policy that Canvas thought would be great to implement. It is more complicated and confusing and has caused more issues than it is worth. Besides the fact when we import grades from an outside entity Canvas marks EVE...

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Hello!Our school use Canvas LMS. I am thinking to redesign the glossary page (which is currently in basic text format, long and dry) to interactive page. I know how to make it within Storyline/PPT, but since the words are soooo many (21 words begin w...

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In lockdown browser students are not supposed to be able to get out of the quiz, but when they click on a picture I have put in from flickr it takes them to flickr.  Can they then get to other sites from the flickr tab?

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I'm trying to attach a rubric to the assignment so I can just click their scores. I know how to do it when I do an online submission.

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There is a quiz no longer showing in my gradebook. Is there a way to find this quiz and the gradebook results that were originally there? I was working within my calendar earlier and I am hoping I did not delete this quiz by accident. Thanks for any ...

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When I open Speed Grader to grade an assignment, I can click the student field in the top right corner to access a drop down menu of all students. The ungraded students have an orange dot next to their names and the graded students have a green check...

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What does the "Spaceship" symbol mean when it appears in the Canvas Grade Book ?

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I am currently one of several instructors in a course and I want to leave it.  Unfortunately the guy who built the course has left the company.  My boss is currently the course designer (in another state) and he's super busy/can't figure out how to d...

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I have exam from previous course that I would like to use some of the questions in another class .How do I get the exams  to the question bank?

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Har problem att navigera och se allt i Canvas. Har apple-grejer, dator, ipad och iphone. Förstår att det kan synas mer i datorn än i apparna men ser faktiskt minst där. Se bifogade bilder. Tack för snabb hjälp![telephone number redacted by the Commun...

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How do I delete a student from my grade book???

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I should know this (and I think I do), but confirming since our Canvas admin is out on medical: We have a department that is purchasing Respondus. Since they are bearing the cost of the licensing we only want to surface the tool in their courses. Can...

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Zijn modules effectief modules of worden deze als lessen aanzien?

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My students are perpetually "forgetting" their passwords - yet swear up and down that they are entering the correct password. They use the Free Canvas Accounts version and did not add an email to their accounts (it was not required at initial set up)...

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I dropped a course a couple weeks ago, and I was a part of 2 separate courses for this course because I had a discussion section. I dropped the course, and the discussion section course was removed from canvas, but it did not automatically remove the...

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Solution Posted: 11-12-2019 View Solution
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Is there any way we can create a quiz offline and have the file uploaded later?

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I have staff asking about the possibility of having individual marking guidelines attached to each question. Anyone else come across this request or see the need for it?

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I have an instructor who is using groups in her course and has discussion questions. She has 3 groups setup.The problem is that the groups are seeing the post from other groups. I masqueraded as a student in the Purple group and she was able to see a...

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Solution Posted: 11-18-2019 View Solution
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I have an instructor whose quiz, which all students took and received grades for, has completely disappeared from her course. When we tried the undelete feature, the quiz isn't even listed in the history. This probably because she didn't delete the q...

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Cannot see my grades 

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