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Removing inadvertently created courses via SIS Import?

So we had an old script fire last night, importing an incorrect CSV and creating something like 3600 unneeded courses, with enrollments.  Is there any way to remove these courses without having ...

11-05-2021

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Canvas Icon Library?

We're looking to add some custom links to the Global Navigation, and I've already cannibalized JS scripts posted long ago, but I've lost the link to find icons that I can insert into that script.&nbs...

06-16-2021

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Identifying Students outside US?

Has anyone developed a way to identify if a user is outside the US?  We're trying to establish which ones may have trouble accessing Canvas and related course materials (especially in China), bu...

11-12-2020

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Generating a list of all courses in Manually-Created subaccount?

I'm trying to get a list of all courses in the "Manually-Created Courses" subaccount, however, courses without an SIS ID seem to not show up in the stock reports.  Anyone have a method to genera...

10-14-2020

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Admin access to course statistics page?

I'm having trouble deciphering the admin roles.  A department wants an admin role for an auditor that can't edit grades or course content, but can see it all.  I have it all set, except I c...

09-11-2019

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Commons materials after Canvas account deletion?

If someone leaves an institution (and their account is disabled or deleted in Canvas) what happens to the materials they've hosted in Commons?

08-06-2019

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Adding an External Tool to Course Navigation?

Hi All, Hope someone can help me with a project.  Our institution signed a deal with Lynda.com, which includes integration with Canvas.  However, the only supported integration is via an...

09-05-2018

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Prevent indexing?

Is there a way to prevent a course from being indexed if it's set to public?

07-12-2018

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Confirmation of pre-con sessions?

Hi All, Any way to check if my registration went through for some pre-con sessions?  I haven't received any confirmation emails or anything else like that, and our Business office needs that ...

06-21-2018

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Google Drive File Stream?

Hi All, I got notification that Google Drive is being depreciated in favor of Drive File Stream.  Anyone know if this will affect the Google Drive integrations?

03-27-2018

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Global Navigation for Teacher role only?

I vaguely remember seeing some CSS or JS trick to have a global icon only visible for a specific role, but I can't seem to find that thread anymore.  Does anyone have info on this - either the t...

02-28-2018

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Automatically populating home page or syllabus?

Hi All, I've been tasked with a bit of a hot potato, and I was hoping anyone else out there already set something like this up.  Our provost wants to populate all new courses with a syllabus ...

09-25-2017

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Customizing Login Page

It appears there was a stealth update at some point that broke some of our theme for our login page.  For some reason the labelling text for the username and password have turned white, which is...

08-28-2017

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Impromptu meetup scheduling?

Hi All, A faculty member is trying to replicate a function he saw at a conference for his students.  Essentially at any point, anyone in the group would be able to "schedule" an impromptu mee...

07-13-2017

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Anyone using the Diff ID? or... How do you handle the SIS feed at semester transitions?

When we first started using Canvas, we had set it up according to the directions Instructure provided, including using a  " diffing_data_set_identifier " value.  As we've progressed, we r...

06-06-2017

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Canvas to Banner Grade Passback?

We're looking into the Canvas to Banner grade passback, but we've run into a bit of a snag.  We have users with different grading schemes in the same section (some with traditional A-F grades, o...

03-29-2017

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Active Courses report?

Hi All, Anyone running reporting on which courses are being used?  Currently we send all courses from SIS to Banner, so we end up with a lot of unused classes.  However, we're trying to ...

03-29-2017

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"The Big Community Tour" bugged?

Hi all, I've been poking around some of the new quests from the Community revamp, and I'm stuck on "The Big Community Tour".  It doesn't seem there's any sort of trigger to mark the tasks as ...

03-15-2017

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Theory vs Practice

As a smaller University, we are in a similar situation as  @Robbie_Grant ‌ - we like the idea of Mobile, but we just don't have the resources to lead the charge with our users.  So, we...

03-15-2017

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Recovering Group Enrollments?

So...we just experienced a rather catastrophic failure in our enrollments.  An incomplete Enrollment file was sent to Canvas, which only had about 25% of our enrollments on it.  After signi...

03-10-2017

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