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Has anyone set the default Dashboard to List View?

According to   this doc,  institutions can set the new Dashboard List View as default for all users. Has anyone taken the plunge? 

09-10-2018

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Updates to Canvas guides - when will they be complete?

On April 22nd, the Canvas Guides area was revised...I'm making sure our university's links to the Canvas guides are working. Right off the bat I'm finding that this link isn't working: So ...

04-24-2017

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Microsoft OneDrive help guide

Would the very helpful Canvas guides team create a guide for students who are submitting a paper to an assignment using Microsoft OneDrive? Similar to How do I upload a file from Google Drive as an a...

07-11-2016

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Embed Canvas help guides search bar into your site

Hi all, I just found a way to place a form into our institution's website that helps our users search the Canvas help guides inside Jive (here's the info). It's a rather "brute force" method -- wh...

07-07-2016

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Canvas Community Question - Inbox filtering

I looked through the Canvas Community guides but I'm still pretty unclear on if this is possible... Can I follow a group (Instructional Designers) but not receive Inbox notifications on a particul...

06-17-2016

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Canvas Error Report - Send Broken Link errors to instructor

This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas When students run into a broken link (e.g. link to file that has been deleted) they fill out the "oops!" error report, which is sent to ...

04-21-2016

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Paper Pumpkin - Canvas for Just-in-Time Teaching

I'm always looking for innovative yet elegantly simple and straightforward strategies for teaching and learning with technology. A decade ago I used to hand out in-class pop quizzes to make sure stud...

10-28-2015

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Soliciting some votes on a feature request...

Do you have have faculty that post a course announcement before the course is published, and then wonder why their students never received the message? Sure you have! Here's you chance to upvote this...

09-17-2015

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Online reservation tool for Canvas support sessions?

Our institutional calendaring tool doesn't provide faculty the ability to make reservations online for our Canvas workshops and consultations. I've been doing some research into free/cheap tools in t...

08-06-2015

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To all those lurking InstructureCon 2015 from afar...

....the #instcon twitter feed makes you feel like you're at the conference! Also, don't forget to watch today's livestream of the Canvas roadmap at 1:15pm Mountain Time.

06-18-2015

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Add Multiple Rubrics to One Assignment

At our college, faculty would like the ability to attach more than one rubric to an assignment. This is especially the case when importing account level outcomes / rubrics. Originally posted by To...

06-05-2015

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Update ALL links when Page name changes

Here's a common scenario:   An instructor makes a page, let's say a module overview page, and then links to this page from a custom Home page. While developing the course, the instructor chang...

06-05-2015

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What can't instructors do on an iPad?

With the Speedgrader and Canvas apps, and given that Canvas unofficially works on Safari and Chrome mobile browsers, which instructor tasks should NOT be attempted on an iPad? Here's a preliminary...

05-18-2015

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Bulk download media submissions?

Are instructors able to download video submissions when following this guide:How do I bulk download Assignment submissions in Canvas? Documentation is unclear about what's downloaded with this feat...

04-20-2015

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Student Journal or Blog Feature

In the past, I designed courses that allowed individual students to keep their own blogs as a journal/log assignment. Is there a way to include a blog feature for individual students (like a journal ...

04-20-2015

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Improve Grade One Question at a time

First i still see the entire exam of one student, not just one question.  Second I am not able to look at a grade all of one particular question for ALL of my students at one time.  This gi...

04-15-2015

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