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How do I enable high contrast styles in a Canvas Studio site?

How do I enable high contrast styles in a Canvas Studio site?

If you need to enable high contrast styles while you are working in your Canvas Studio site, you can enable it in your user settings.

Note: This setting only affects your view of the Studio site and does not affect any other users.

Sign in to Studio Site

Sign in to Studio Site

In a browser window, enter the URL of your Studio account [1].

In the Email field [2], enter your email address. This is the email address where you received your invitation to create an Studio password.

In the Password field [3], enter your password. If you forgot your password, click the Forgot password? link [4].

Click the Sign In button [5].


  • Studio sites follow a URL structure of [your institution name]
  • If your institution enables Canvas authentication, you can log into your Studio site with your Canvas credentials.

Open Studio Settings

Open Studio Settings

Click the Navigation Menu icon [1], then click the Studio Settings link [2].

Enable High Contrast

By default, Studio Settings opens to the Settings tab [1].

Click the Enable high contrast view option [2].

View Account

View your Studio site with high contrast styles.

Disable High Contrast

To disable high contrast view, open your Studio Settings again and click the Enable high contrast view option.

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