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Restore Delete Course without Manage SIS Data Requirement

Comments from Instructure This was resolved as a Known Issue. ~2 updates ago the permission for delete courses with SIS data was modified to require the permission to manage SIS dat...

07-29-2021

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Granular Course Import/Export Permissions

Scenario: It's not uncommon for faculty to try importing from their old shells and get the entire course. Then, in the process of cleaning up the mess, they delete more than they should. Not only d...

09-04-2020

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Course Navigation Grouping

Idea So, the idea is pretty straightforward: allowing links on the course navigation to be grouped into submenus.   Reason Why? Any more questions?   Idea Breakdown Grouping Co...

05-04-2020

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Default Course Configuration

The idea is fairly straightforward: add the ability to define a "default configuration" for all new courses. This would mean that, instead of the Canvas default settings, when a new course is create ...

04-28-2020

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Blueprint Additional Restrictions and Date Offset

The situation is fairly simple: we have growing concerns regarding some content being deleted, unpublished, or moved to an ungraded gradebook category that skews any metrics we pull regarding activit...

06-18-2019

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Truncated Admin Logs

Update 2018-10-29 9:37 GMT-4 I found the when in the commit logs on GitHub (truncate large syllabus changes in course change auditor · instructure/canvas-lms@f5d35de · GitHub). Seems the update was ...

10-22-2018

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How do you remove a date from an assignment via the API?

Should be a fairly straight-forward thing, right? Want to remove a setting, make it null. Well, that doesn't work with assignment dates. So, I can change discussion[due_at], discussion[unlock_at],...

10-05-2018

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HTML Editor Syntax Highlighter (Updated 2022-03-09)

Original Post Disclaimer This is my second blog post to the Canvas Community, but I'm going to stick with my tl;dr format.   The Situation Who doesn't like their code to be easier to...

09-11-2018

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What's the deal with the second draggable on the SpeedGrader?

The title asks the question, but I know it's a bit confusing without a visual, so here's some screenshots! Important Note: All screenshots are of a test account in a test assignment of a test cour...

08-22-2018

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Unable to Edit Blog

I'm trying to update my blog post to reflect that it is now obsolete, but I get the error: An unexpected error has occurred. I've tried multiple browsers and multiple computers. Only thing that ha...

06-29-2018

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Is it possible to "manually" sync SCORM grades?

The title basically says it all. Here's the reason for asking: Not all grades from a SCORM assignment are syncing. For some reason, some students are being given 0s despite the SCORM showing differ...

06-19-2018

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Ghost Enrollments

Introduction This post basically serves a dual-purpose in that it's both a question about the topic as well as an explanation for anyone else that may encounter it. It was a weird one for me to find...

02-05-2018

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Developer Styles

 @James ‌ and I kinda went of on a tangent, hijacking the Calendar Event Manager document thread (sorry about that  @chadscott ‌), discussing this. Now, everyone kn...

08-10-2017

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Full Course Listing with Sorting and Filtering

Update 2018-07-25 I know this is late, but I was unable to edit the post to make this update. On 2018-06-23 this script became OBSOLETE due to Instructure having made their own version a non-op...

06-09-2017

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Community Thread Layouts

Is it just me, or are some threads loading with a flat layout even when the Discussion View Style is configured to load them as threaded? Is it possible to force the threaded layo...

04-24-2017

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Deleted question not so deleted?

Alright, so this is an odd one for me and I thought I'd ask here before sending a ticket, just in case someone else has noticed this before. There was a question in a quiz that linked to an image in ...

12-07-2016

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Single Thread Logout

Edit: I have confirmed that this does not occur only for me. A co-worker went through the same troubleshooting I did with identical results. To ensure it isn't just something being caused by our netw...

07-14-2016

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External Site Login

Alright, so let me explain the scenario. I'm looking to make legitimately configured student accounts available to authorized users without needing to provide login credentials for a whole new accoun...

07-13-2016

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"Real" Student View

This idea has been developed and deployed to Canvas For details, please read through the Canvas Deploy Notes (2020-08-12).  Okay, so the title could use some work, sorry a...

07-12-2016

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Additional Canvas Reporting

Please, know that this is not going up as an idea or question because I want to spark a discussion on this and that it would not be something for Instructure to do, unless someone really wants to ask...

07-07-2016

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