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Good afternoon team,Since the start of Thanksgiving break I have been unable to access the files on canvas for my classes on my Mac but I can access them on my phone or ipad. Would you be able to help?-Gregory

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How do I record a video on canvas.

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import from another canvas class

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How can I get a course shell to start building a course in

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Is the conference line that is used when clicking 'join using you phone' a toll-free number? Or will participants be charged long distance rates?

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Good afternoon all,I know this has been asked before but I am looking for a solution that does not involve manually adjusting the permissions of a user in a course.If I (sys admin) or another instructor cross-lists 2 courses, students in one section ...

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I have occasional quizzes that need to be added to the gradebook that are not regular assignments.  How can I add new columns directly into the gradebook page such as is possible with Blackboard?Having to go into "assignments," add one and then go ba...

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For our midterms and finals we are required to submit a "hard copy." Is there a way to print what I've spent hours working on? New Quizzes does not have a "print" feature. Also, screenshotting each question is not acceptable. 

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I go to canvas, and go to quizzes, but there's not any option to star the quiz.  Most quizzes have a "Start test button" but there's a few that don't. (I need help figuring this out)

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Hi  @william_diehl ‌,                             I was going through this question Names and Roles Provisioning user_id and am using (Names and Role - Canvas LMS REST API Documentation ) api to retrieve user_id value  but while following flow mentio...

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How do I submit more than one file to the same assignment?

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My course has a number of "mini-tests" designed to encourage students to get started with their textbook reading on time. If they manage to score 95% on such a test (after a limited number of trials) they get a small bonus addition to their exam resu...

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Hi AllI am having trouble finding the multiple dropdown quiz question in the new quiz settings, I had no problems finding it in the old quiz settings.I have attached the questions types available in the new quiz format but no idea which one is the mu...

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I have Zoom LTI Pro integrated into Canvas. When I schedule a Zoom meeting as an admin for a course I don't see the meeting in the my calender. How do I link my Zoom meetings to my calender? What am I missing?

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I am interested in making a disclosure widget for a page in IvyLearn. I noticed there is an HTML editor option but after inputting the code, it seems to not run properly on IvyLearn even though the code works fine elsewhere.I have a series of images ...

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Students need to achieve 60/100 to pass an assignment - how do I add this?

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I deleted attendance in my grade book by mistake.  How do I put attendance back into my grade book?

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Hi,I do not have a submit button on my self assessment in class. How to I get a submit button.Tina

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Can I see the records of a students who dropped my class and is no longer on my Canvas roster? If so, how? Thanks for any leads.

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How do you drop the lowest grade in a group?

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Giphy not moving on dashboard.  It works under the settings where I added it.

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I have journal entries each lesson week. My students only have to submit 4 journal entries for the entire semester valued at 5 points each, for a total of 20 points in the semester (20% of their overall grade). I have made the journal entries for eac...

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I would like to have an efficient way to provide differentiated instruction to my high school classes. I assign many assignments throughout the year to my high school classes, around 100-120 assignments per year. I would like to provide differentiate...

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 The student in question mistakenly opened the quiz, did not answer any questions, closed it quickly but the system gave the student a zero.

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i want to re submit an assignment, i already submitted one sometime ago re submit  i cannot how to proceed then as the expired day is tomorrow 2nd of December. @

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I'm not sure where to direct my question.  I am supposed to take a ProctorU exam however when I ran the equipment test I am getting a message that my device is failing the upload speed.  Can anyone guide me on where to get help with this issue? Thank...

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For a major assignment, I checked repeatedly if the assignment I was submitting was the correct file. I even used the "view" feature to confirm,  yet the file In Canvas shows an outdated file.  This screenshot is what I mean by the view feature. Help...

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I submitted a major assignment and the product that was submitted was an incomplete version. Knowing it was a major assignment, I checked if the file was correct and updated.  When I viewed the file like in the screenshot, everything in my file was c...

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I posted a couple of documents. I want to see which students opened the document on Canvas. I was searching Analytics to see how to do this. Is there a way to see the activity around a document in modules?

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How do I see what courses I have completed. I know I did 3-4 modules about 2 months ago and haven't logged in in awhile. Now I can't see any of the completed courses so I don't know which ones I have done. 

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