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Sections do not sort students alphabetically by last name

Sections do not sort students alphabetically by last name

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This behavior is resolved in the 2021-08-18 deploy.

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.

Students in a section should be listed alphabetically by last name. It appears the students are sorted by enrollment ID in the API.

Expected Behavior


The students listed in a section should be ordered by last name alphabetically.


No workaround exists at this time.

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