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BigBlueButton Conference: Uploaded PowerPoints missing images

Images are missing from uploaded PowerPoints, and I can't detect a pattern. Very frustrating! Sometimes it's an image overlaid atop another within a slide; sometimes it's just a plain old, unlayered ...

12-05-2022

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Docviewer (PDF preview & editor) still not available

Some SpeedGrader functions are still not working. I tried multiple browsers and devices and physical locations within DC metro area. Tough for in-class presentations and year-end grading and feedback...

05-16-2022

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BigBlueButton Conference recordings unavailable

I'm an instructor. I have several conferences that were most definitely recorded and are most definitely within the two-week period -- yet the links to play the presentations are suddenly unavailable...

10-06-2021

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Posting flood threshold is an entire hour

I got a "flood" error message when I tried to submit a question earlier. I clicked "Post" right after deleting tags that evidently were not permitted in the Labels field (e.g. "Recording" and "BigBlu...

10-04-2021

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How do I view instructor comments on INDIVIDUAL quiz questions?

I'm an instructor who would like to point students to a help file that answers: "How do I view instructor comments on individual quiz questions?" Editing this page seems logical to me: https://co...

09-16-2021

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Enabling an emulator to run Flash animations

Could Canvas integrate open-source Ruffle, or something like it, so my students could run .swf files in a Canvas course from their browsers?     Like many instructors, I use excellent...

12-01-2020

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Hope for Flash animations? Could Canvas integrate Ruffle to run .swf files?

Like many instructors, I use excellent, interactive animations that were written in Flash or Adobe Shockwave or Adobe Flash as .swf files. These animations are now doomed by Adobe's ending support an...

12-01-2020

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RCE Magic: for FFT instructors who've ever lost their work & cried

FFT (Free For Teachers) user, here. Whaddya know, release notes have magic inside! (But you know, busy teaching and not particularly technical. And back in April, immersed in other stuff.) When my ...

09-21-2020

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FFT: Settings to allow instructors to regulate student-initiated Conferences?

In Free for Teachers (FFT) version, how can an instructor regulate student-initiated Conferences? For example, can the ability for students to create Conferences be turned off? Other than by cours...

09-21-2020

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Observer cannot sign up without pairing code (FFT)

Haven't run into this before. Happy FFT (Free for Teachers) user for six years. Observer says she has not had a Canvas account before, and that she keeps being asked for a pairing code to sign up as...

08-20-2020

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Student access to prior submissions (and feedback?) via app

I don't have a handy, live student to test this with just now. Can someone confirm whether it's true that students can see their earlier submissions for a re-submitted assignment AND the teacher's ea...

07-26-2020

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Conferences failing to record?

Anyone having issues with Conference recordings not appearing? I've used this terrific feature for several years with no issues, so when students told  me last Monday's recording wasn't up, I th...

05-18-2020

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Playing Jeopardy or other interactive games on Canvas

Canvas has been a life-saver for shifting my hybrid high school courses to an online-only format through the end of this school year, but GOSH, I would really, really like to be able to play some int...

04-23-2020

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Kudos, Canvas

Okay, not a question, but an expression of gratitude. Thanks, Canvas, for letting my classes continue during a time of uncertainty. My students really benefit from the features you offer.  May y...

03-16-2020

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Embed "days until" timer

Does anyone have a "days until the AP exam" countdown timer or clock that works on a Canvas page? 

02-27-2020

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