You can update your Canvas Student ePortfolios account privacy settings to allow or prevent other users and employers from viewing your profile, enable or disable cookies and analytics, and download a copy of your data.
Note: Changing the privacy settings for your profile does not automatically change the privacy settings for your projects. You may want to update your project privacy settings in addition to your account privacy settings.
To open your user settings, click the Me icon in the toolbar , and then click the Settings link .
In Account Navigation, click the Privacy link.
Overall privacy for your profile currently includes two options:
To enable either option, select the checkbox next to the desired privacy setting. To disable either option, deselect the checkbox next to the desired privacy setting.
The Website Data Collection section includes information about required and functional cookies, as well as analytics. To view more information about a section, click the Plus icon to expand the secion.
The Required Cookies section includes information about cookies required for core functionality on the website. To view or edit settings for required cookies, check your browser preferences.
The Functional Cookies section includes information about cookies that provide a more personalized experience when using Canvas Student ePortfolios. By default, functional cookies are enabled. To disable functional cookies, deselect the Enable functional cookies checkbox.
The Analytics section provides information about how Canvas Student ePortfolios collects and reports data to help improve the user experience. When analytics are enabled, Canvas Student ePortfolios will collect information about your usage of the website and send information back to Canvas Student ePortfolios. By default, Analytics are enabled. To disable analytics for your account, deselect the Enable analytics checkbox.
In the Download Your Data section, you can request a download of your data to keep for your records or to use in another service. To start the data download process, click the Submit a request link. When your data is ready to download you will receive an email. Return to this page to download your data.
Note: Data download files are only available for 14 days.
To save changes to your privacy settings, click the Update Privacy Settings button.