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[iOS] Teacher/Student - a11y | User roles are cut off when Larger Text is enabled

[iOS] Teacher/Student - a11y | User roles are cut off when Larger Text is enabled

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This behavior is corrected in Canvas Student iOS 6.12, Canvas Teacher iOS 1.13.2

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.

When larger text is enabled on an iOS device, the people page does not scale the text correctly resulting in the roles of users in the course being cut off.

Expected Behavior

The text should scale correctly so that the role of the user is visible.


No workaround exists at this time.

Steps to Reproduce


Prerequisites: Have a course with students and teachers enrolled.

  1. Navigate to your iOS Accessibility settings and enabled Larger Text

  2. Log in to the iOS Teacher or iOS Student app

  3. Navigate to the People page of your course.

  4. Notice that the role that users have is cut off.


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