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Delete the mobile application’s cache and data

The Canvas mobile applications just like any other application (even web pages in the web browser) store data on the local device for various reasons. Mostly for performance and speed benefits, but e...

04-07-2022

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Mobile Session Expiration

Introduction to the problem When you open the Canvas mobile apps, they keep you logged in, even if you put the app to the background or close it completely. This behavior adds convenience for the ...

02-03-2022

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Mobile Dashboard and Accessibility

If you are CANVAS user—maybe even a mobile CANVAS user—you might have noticed that we have introduced some dashboard-related changes in the following app versions: iOS Student v6.14.2 iOS T...

01-28-2022

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Student Annotation in the Student Mobile App, part 2

In my previous article I was speaking about “fixing” student annotations. Although this feature was never a bug but rather a quite massive feature for both mobile and web too. I’ve recently cre...

12-14-2021

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SpeedGrader's Comment Library on Mobile

Dear teachers, The Canvas Mobile team needs your help again. We are about to add a feature to SpeedGrader which allows you to select a pre-written feedback text from a library. The question is: How...

10-18-2021

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Student Annotation in the Student Mobile App

You may not realize there are differences between the “traditional” annotation type and the new “Student Annotation Submission” annotation types. Both of them are annotations, right? They both look t...

09-30-2021

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Help us learn how and why you are using Canvas Mobile Apps. It's a 9 question survey.

We are learning, we must learn. We build our apps for you so it makes sense to learn from you guys. This time we have created a small anonymous survey to learn the basics about your daily life in Can...

08-17-2021

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Accessibility matters

The importance Approximately 80 million people live with some type of disability in the European Union. That is already a huge number. These people would like to use the same tools and equipment t...

07-06-2021

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Start here!

Before you continue reading this post, please recall when you just launched one of the Canvas mobile apps (Student, Teacher, or Parent), and you were not so happy with how much time it takes (or how ...

06-02-2021

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Mobile: Announcement creation

Hi all, we have recently published a blog post. This post is dealing with the possible enhancements of announcement creation (K-5 only) on mobile devices. If you have time please go and read + contri...

04-22-2021

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Idea: New announcement creation process on mobile for K-5

We have run a couple of user interviews recently. We wanted to know how the K-5 teachers utilize the technology and the possibilities of Canvas. I am acting as the product manager of the Canvas Mobil...

04-22-2021

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1 March: HTTP support is deprecated in Canvas Mobile apps

We are committed to security and protecting data. Security is not a new thing and it is not my goal to describe it in this post. If you are interested to learn more, please navigate to our Instruct...

02-03-2021

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