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Had someone ask if you could make the self enroll function add the user as a teacher vs. a student. I can't find anything about it or a way to do it, so thought I'd ask! 

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What are groups intended to be used for?

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How can I get an official transcript mailed to me ? 

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A student accidentally uploaded a submission to the wrong assignment. Is there a wayof deleting that submission? I don't want delete the assignment and redo it.

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Can I/How do I set the announcements tab to be the home page for my students so it is the first thing they see when they open the course on Canvas?

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Hi,I am just starting with Canvas so sorry if what I ask is very basic, but I have followed instructions in the manual, not working and it is driving me mad:I want that the frontpage/landing page of my course is a page in which I will create a index/...

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Is there any way I can add an audio recording of myself reading quiz questions in a quiz? I have students who need oral presentation and I would like to avoid walking around and reading it aloud to each of them. Thanks so much!

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Hi, is it not possible to set more than one correct answer to a quiz question?

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Does anyone have any experience integrating SurveyGizmo with Canvas?We are using SurveyGizmo to gather pre-workshop and post-workshop feedback from learners and would like to embed the pre-workshop survey as an assignment when students register for t...

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trying to see how much time i have spent working on assignments in the canvas app.

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I have an instructor who has imported all his old announcements into his new course. He then edits them to set a Delay Posting date.Up until Sept 23rd, those announcements included a "Posted on" date to the right on the main announcement page. Starti...

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HiWe're struggling with the rubrics feature in Canvas.  We need to be able to grade university assignments where the lecturer would select one and only of the criteria and the grade be awarded on this as a letter grade ONLY.  At the moment this can n...

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I have an instructor who recently gave a quiz to his students and then realized that there was an errant question on the quiz.  The quiz parameters were 50 questions, 2 points each.  He wishes to throw out the question and have the quiz worth a total...

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When using the highlighter feature in speedgrader, the highlighting blocks text and makes whatever is covered illegible.   This is the case in Safari on my Mac, iPad, and iPhone.  If I use Chrome on my Mac, the issue isn't there.  But it does remain ...

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I have been having difficulties submitting some of my French speaking assignments. Of late I don't get the option of submitting  the assignment ,what should I do?

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Can you use a spelling and grammar check in speedgrader?

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How do I post a video? When I hit reply there is no video option. Do I record first?

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1st quarter ended today and my students have homework that is due next monday. I posted the assignment on their second quarter course.  The second quarter course is not showing on their side. How do I get the course to show for them?

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I am conducting a training for college instructors on the use of item statistics to improve grading fairness and improve test quality.  When possible, I am referring to a variety of LMSs since audience members will vary in the products they use.  I w...

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Students get to skip one of the assignments during the course of the semester. I really only want one 0 dropped for each student. Is there a way to handle this in Canvas?

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** Sorry for the long prompt.  I am trying to give as much information ahead-of-time as possible.  The actual question that I have is in bold-green-italicized text in the fourth-to-last paragraph (not including the comment that I made at the end). **...

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I messaged the teacher of a class from last quarter but I’m not sure she received my message 

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Is there a way to add Fudge Points to an entire class for a quiz?  Or do I have to manually add them in for every student?

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Hello,I have a handful of students who have different accommodations that allow them to take exams for longer periods of time, which necessitates them having a different start time.I understand how to alter the total time available to them (for examp...

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Hello. I have a "Free for Teachers" Account and when trying to register a student on my desktop, I accidentally linked her account to my teacher account because my Canvas Account was logged in. Now I am having trouble unpairing her email login to my ...

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I could have sworn at InstructureCarn in 2018, we saw a "coming soon" of dragging and dropping images into the RCE. I can't seem to find anything about it. I've been looking at the upcoming changes to the RCE and don't see anything, and my searches h...

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Can you change all of the assignments in a group from points to percentages?  Or do you have to go and change every individual assignment?  

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I want to gather feedback from learners about one of our eLearnings so have set up an ungraded survey. I assumed I would be able to add this to a Mastery Path which we haven't used before, and then discovered that as it's an ungraded survey, this isn...

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How do I drop the lowest quiz grade from an Assignment group.

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How do I hide a quiz grade and not count it in the final grade.  The one I am specifically trying to hide is done online in Lock down Browser. 

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