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No paragraph separator between paragraphs in New Quizzes

No paragraph separator between paragraphs in New Quizzes

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Known issues indicate notable behaviors that has been escalated to the Canvas engineering team. Known issues are not a guarantee for an immediate resolution. This document is for informational purposes only and does not replace the Support process. If you are encountering the behavior outlined in this document, please ensure you have submitted a Support case (per your institution's escalation process) so Canvas Support can adequately gauge the overall customer impact and prioritize appropriately.

In new quizzes, when composing the instructions and pressing enter to create a new paragraph, the edit view shows a paragraph separator between paragraphs. When saved, the paragraph separator no longer displays. The margin is set to 0px.

Expected Behavior

Display an appropriately sized paragraph separator.


Use return twice to generate a separation between paragraphs.

Steps to Reproduce


Have a course with new quizzes enabled.

  1. Create a new quizzes assessment

  2. In the instructions, write two consecutive paragraphs

  3. Hit Done

  4. Notice the paragraphs are not separated.


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