granting permissions for being an observer for 2 students

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Can you please check my account it keeps giving me an error that I do not have permission to add my other student even though I have the pairing code. 


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Hello @BushraBhatti 

Thanks for posting in the Community!

Here is a reference for adding that pairing code as an Observer:

Here are some references as to generating that pairing code as a Student/ Instructor and adding that pairing code as an Observer:

Here is an overview of the feature and what settings need to be looked at b y Admins in order for you to successfully pair students to your Observer account:

If you are having difficulty I would suggest reaching out to Canvas Support for this question.

Please feel free to contact them anytime at

Here is a reference for contacting Canvas support as well.

Hope this helps!

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