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Can I merge multiple courses via an SIS upload?

I receive a LOT of requests from faculty to merge their like-courses in Canvas, which isn't a big deal in itself. However, we are now coming across more & more issues the divisions having to canc...

06-16-2021

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Admin: Course Name/Course Code fields need to be wider

As Admin, I modify settings all the time. Some of the fields for these settings are so short that I can hardly see what I'm writing! I would really like to see the field sizes of the Course Name &amp...

06-08-2021

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Need help with Multiple Blueprint associations using Postman API & linking csv file

We have a Blueprint course with modules to push out to a few hundred courses, so obviously we do not want to have to manually add every course one by one. I am trying to use the API through Postman t...

08-05-2020

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Why does having an SIS ID in a course disable the self enroll option?

We have numerous not-for-credit Canvas shells that need the self-enroll option, such as certain programs & counseling-related. For our new students, we have one that they self-enroll and have to ...

08-04-2020

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How do I add Global Nav item?

I'm the Canvas admin for our institution and I've been requested to add a link to our Global navigation (left side nav bar). What I'm finding so far is information on how to fully customize it but I ...

04-22-2020

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Teacher's can't see student google doc submission without having to log into Drive

I have some teachers complaining about how some of their students submit assignments documents from their Google drive, and the teachers cannot see the submission unless they log into their own Googl...

04-16-2020

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Will changing name of quiz bank hurt any existing quizzes using that quiz bank?

I have a teacher who likes to organize her quiz banks by adding numbers to the name of each bank so that the banks will order themselves so the teacher will see the bank she needs for that week at th...

04-16-2020

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As an instructor, can I use an Android tablet to host Conferences & share my screen?

I have a teacher who is using her Samsung Android tablet to teach remotely, and wants to share her screen while running a Conference. The Conference tool uses Big Blue Button, and when she started a ...

03-16-2020

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How much text can go on a page before getting the "too_long" error?

I'm the Canvas admin for my college & have a teacher who said she received a "too_long" error when trying to paste text from a rather long article on a PDF. I experimented and got the same error,...

05-06-2019

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How to see Commons icon if missing from account

I have a couple new teachers that do not see the Commons icon in the left side menu - has anyone had this happen and is there a way to get those teachers into the Commons site? They need to be added ...

03-18-2019

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