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Parchment integration

We're investigating Parchment as a badging/certificate solution for our campuses. Has anyone seen any sort of integration between Catalog or Canvas, and Parchment? Thanks!

10-20-2021

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Section end dates no longer overriding course end dates?

For quite a while, we have accommodated students with "Incomplete" in a class by adding a new section within the class, adding the student to that section, and setting the section to have an extended...

01-04-2021

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Two-factor for local passwords?

We seem to remember this being an option somewhere, but can't find any documentation on it. Is there any support for two-factor (i.e. DUO) for local Canvas authentication?  We're implem...

11-05-2019

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Check individual user disk usage?

Just a quick question, since I can't seem to find a straightforward API to do it:  Is there a way to get a check our report on the disk usage for individual users?  We're contemplating r...

09-16-2019

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Box app broken?

We've just noticed that our Box integration, using the standard app from the Edu App Center (Edu App Center ) is broken.  When you try to connect to Box using the app from anywhere in Canva...

04-01-2019

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Preventing default email from being changed

We appreciate the option that Canvas allows for users to create multiple channels to be notified within the system.  However, we are seeing the same issues described inhttps://community.canvaslm...

11-08-2018

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Sending messages via the Conversations API

I am taking my first fumbling steps at scripting using the Rest APIs, so please be gentle! We have a survey coming up that will require us to send out individual/unique survey links to students, a...

10-19-2018

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Observer pairing for advisors without Pairing Code?

As a university, we haven't played much with the "Observer" role and our user creation and enrollment is centrally managed so we don't allow self-registration.   However, now there is some in...

10-10-2018

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Batch create users with local passwords they can change?

We create most of our users via feeds from our SIS system, and authenticate them via an external SSO linked to Active Director.  However, we do sometimes need to create batches of guest users wh...

05-31-2017

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Logout URL for Shibboleth?

Given that Single Logout is not enabled by default in Shibboleth (and is not on our IdP), what is the recommended Logout URL when setting up a Shibboleth (SAML) authentication provider?   I...

12-22-2016

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Permissions/account for app administration

Is it considered best practice to create a special "App Administrator" admin user when configuring account-wide apps and setting up an app whitelist in the Edu App Center?  If so, what permissio...

12-15-2016

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How do I prevent teachers from concluding a course?

We're new to Canvas doing a pilot this spring, and want to allow instructors to change the state of their courses from "Unpublished" to "Published", but we don't want them to be able to change the co...

12-07-2016

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Fairly new to Canvas after being a Blackboard administrator for nearly 20...oh, wait, you mean my *actual* biography? Born in Florida. Grew up moving around the southeast. Graduated from the University of Florida and the University of South Florida with degrees in psychology and computer science. Had my heart set on being a librarian but stumbled into IT instead...
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