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I have a free teacher account.  Which website do my students need to use to access their account on a daily basis?  We are using www.canvas.instructure.com, but it will not send a confirmation reset link to their email to change their password.   Is ...

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Hello I'm using the free teacher Canvas account for homeschooling, and I created most of my daughters courses correctly using "manual" as the sub account, but a few I accidentally didn't select "manual" for, and now they are showing up as something c...

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Our corporation is currently piloting Canvas and one of our teachers is getting a message that they need to finish the registration process but they did not a receive an email to do this. I believe this is because they already had a student account u...

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I created a FFT course and my students were able to register, but now about half of them cannot log back in. When they try, it says "Invalid username or password". When they try to reset their password, the email never comes. Can someone help with th...

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I am having trouble fixing the accounts, either the wrong person is on the account or the wrong email is on the account. Need help resetting the accounts. Thank you for your time.

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I don't want the Return email that says "Canvas Free For Teachers"-can I change that?  

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want to make a powerpoint for back to school night. not sure where to begin. suggestions?

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Hi -Our school relied on free Schoology accounts that are now being closed at the end of October. So, my school has ported everything to canvas. However, we are having difficulty simply signing up new students for courses. Our students will primarily...

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Hello,I recently have been using Schoology as my LMS and am now switching the Canvas. I know there is a Google Apps app for courses but I can't seem to find it. How can I add this app to my course if it isn't showing up? It is crucial to my teaching ...

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I created a Canvas account but cannot add people. The +People button is not working and the HELP section only says that my institution doesn't allow it, but I am my institution and I don't know what I did to not allow it. Can someone guide me on how ...

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When I enroll any user the invitation email is sent as Canvas Free for Teachers which isn't leaving a good impression, how can I change that to my email address instead of canvas?

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I am trying to add a student to my course, but keep getting the following error message: "The following users could not be created.c***********@gmail.com: The email address provided conflicts with an existing user's email that is awaiting verificatio...

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I need the student not to be able to skip forward and watch the whole video

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I am a new CANVAS free to teacher user. So far I have been using a similar LMS free version by Schoology.com and over the years I have invested a lot of time into it. Unfortunately Schoology will terminate the free version on Oct 1, 2023 and all mate...

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The subject explains what I want to do. I would like to create assignments that accept Google Doc submissions. How do I do that?

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  Hi all, So I was on commons looking for some content to post to my course for next school year. I went into the filter option and selected Shared With FFT. A message then appeared telling me There was an error loading the results. You can try agai...

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I find the way Canvas and Speedgrader handle names to be incredibly frustrating. The system can't seem to decide when it wants to show me actual student names, their email addresses, or a long random number that doesn't seem to have anything to do wi...

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Hi all,I'm trialling Canvas with my classes as part of a school-wide discussion on "Do we use this platform?" The killer feature for me is parent visibility of work. However, I've tried every guide I can find and I don't seem to be able to find obser...

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Hi. I have been requesting a Canvas demo for a week now and I still have not received any reply from the sales team of Canvas. I want to get a quote on how much it will cost to switch from "Free for Teacher" to "Paid Canvas".I have tried contacting t...

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I have a free accountI am the only userI do not see Admin as an option in the Site Navigation menuHow do I access admin functions or get Admin to appear in Site Nav area

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I am an LTI Tool Developer, and wish to test/assert my tool works correctly under canvas.I am using the FFT system - testing LTI 1.1 was fine - it's the default connection.To use LTI 1.3, https://community.canvaslms.com/t5/Admin-Guide/How-do-I-add-a-...

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I have a free teacher account at https://canvas.instructure.comI have some old courses there that I want to keep permanently.Will Canvas automatically delete them if I just leave them there long term?If they are scheduled to be deleted after a certai...

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In my Canvas FFT account, I recently imported (in 2023) a canvas export package  (exported and downloaded in 2016 before my retirement).   When trying to edit the availability dates on a survey/quiz, Canvas labels the Quiz as "closed" and I do not ha...

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My assignments page freezes when I try to load it.  If I keep saying "Wait" when given the option to wait or close it eventually gets there, 3-5 minutes later.  I can't do something on another tab or app while I wait or it will go blank and I have to...

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So, what if a teacher is leaving a job. Could that teacher export her Canvas modules/courses to an individual Canvas account? I know anyone can open and have an individual Canvas account. I love Canvas so much and don't want to ever lose the great co...

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Hi @KelseiFavors, I'm not aware of a user limit in the free-for-teacher Canvas instance, but I';ll move this question over into a specific forum for that instance where someone else may know if I'm incorrect. -Chros

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How many users can I have on the free account?

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I am importing a detailed Moodle Room course into Canvas (2.7 Gb).I keep getting an error message that I am limited, "import wise," to only 2 Gb when doing the import.Is there a way around this issue? Is this a school-specific issue (in other words, ...

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It looks BigBlueButton did an update and it's full of glitches. Did anyone else experience this today? I have 3 significant issues:1. The recording is different than the live class. I showed graphing exponential functions. In class, it was fine. In t...

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Hi All, I'm hoping you have some ideas which you wouldn't mind sharing with me.We use Quizzes for our Maths exams and have tried various options like multiple choice or fill in the missing word questions. As well as allowing the learners to type in t...

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