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How do I import a favorite discussion from Commons to Canvas as an instructor?

How do I import a favorite discussion from Commons to Canvas as an instructor?

If Commons has been enabled in your Canvas instance, you can add favorited discussions from Commons to a Canvas course.

Learn how to add and manage favorites in Commons.

Note: You must add discussions to your favorites in Commons before they can be viewed and imported in the Discussions Index page.

Open Discussions

Open Discussions

In Course Navigation, click the Discussions link.

Open Commons Favorites

Open Commons Favorites

Click the Options icon [1] and select the Commons Favorites option [2].

Note: If the Options icon does not display in the Discussions Index page, Commons has not been enabled in your Canvas instance.

View Commons Favorites

View Commons Favorites

The Commons Favorites window displays all the discussions that you have favorited in Commons [1]. To search for a discussion, enter the discussion name in the Search by Title field [2].

Import Discussion

Import Discussion

To select a discussion for import, click the discussion [1]. Selected discussions display the Checkmark icon [2].

To import the discussion, click the Close icon [3].

View Discussion

The imported discussion displays in the Pinned Discussions section in the Discussions Index page [1]. To open the discussion, click the discussion name [2].

Imported discussions are published by default [3].



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