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Microsoft Teams Integration

I am one of the Canvas admins at my school. We have been using Zoom for our hybrid courses where some students are in the classroom and others online. However, since we already have a Microsoft 365 e...

10-11-2022

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Can you enter a time when you are setting campaign dates?

I was under the impression that you could set a campaign to start at a specific time of day. Is that not so?

08-16-2022

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SIS import errors that have never happened before

I have been doing course enrollments for a course on a weekly basis for the last couple of years via the SIS import tool. Today I began getting errors when I click for the SIS import to begin. Appare...

06-03-2022

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How do I assign a quiz to a group

I have created a couple of groups in my course, and I want to assign a different quiz to each group. However, though you can assign an assignment to a group, the same option doesn't exist when settin...

04-06-2022

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Add letters to answer banks for multiple-choice, multiple-answer, and matching questions

Sometimes in multiple-choice questions the answer might be something like "both b and c." But, there is no option to have letters for the answer options. One user just complained to me that without l...

08-12-2021

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"Test Cluster Only" check box in API Developer Key Settings

I am going to make my question as uncomplicated as possible, so here it goes. First, when I am setting up a new API developer key there is a check box "Test Cluster Only." In this article (https://co...

05-26-2021

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What fields do I use to create an SIS import for cross-listing courses?

I am a Canvas admin but not a programmer, so I usually cross-list courses manually. But I have a number of courses with sections to be cross-listed, so I would like to try using the SIS import proces...

05-03-2021

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Respondus

One of our larger majors uses Respondus to upload their tests and quizzes to Canvas. They have been using the old Quizzes tool because we were told that Respondus does not work with New Quizzes. Wit...

10-12-2020

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New Quizzes: Improve time limit function

The function of setting the amount of time for a quiz in Canvas, when setting it for the whole class, is very obvious. However, when the instructor needs to give students with special needs more time...

07-08-2020

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QR Code Attendance for Canvas?

Is there a QR code attendance tracker that integrates into Canvas? Someone has said there is, but if it exists I can't find it. The only two attendance trackers I know of that integrates with Canvas ...

06-16-2020

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This is a developer key question. If I have created a developer key for Panopto, do I need to leave the Inherited Key version of Panopto turned on?

I don't know why it was so complicated, but by working with someone from Canvas Support and someone from Panopto Support (separately), I got the integration completed. I have Panopto turned on under ...

03-31-2020

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Question about using the Zoom integration with Canvas

My colleague, who supports Zoom in our administrative group who don't use Canvas, is asking why we should use the Zoom integration with Canvas. He thinks it would be just as effective to create the m...

03-11-2020

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What is the difference between Canvas Data Services and the Canvas Data Portal?

Data is not an area of expertise for me, but I would like to know more about the data we can get from Canvas. We have the Canvas Data Portal, and I just discovered Canvas Data Services. What is the d...

02-28-2020

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Has anyone used Fusion from Freedom Scientific?

A faculty member forwarded me an email from one of his students who was concerned that his Fusion program wasn't working well with Canvas. For those of you who haven't heard of Fusion, it combines JA...

01-21-2020

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If we are using Terms to automatically conclude a course, can I change the end date to open the course access again?

Canvas went live for us at the beginning of this semester, which was earlier this week. Although we didn't use them, we created course shells for the Fall 2019 semester in our Canvas instance. We are...

01-17-2020

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Can I keep the course ID from appearing in a course?

I’m looking for a setting that allows me to hide the course ID from users. Our faculty and students only need to know the course name, semester, and section. Seeing the course ID is causing confusion...

12-08-2019

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As we think about how we are going to bring over our Blackboard courses to Canvas, we are wondering how many semesters of courses do you bring over to Canvas?

We are in the process of determining how we are going to bring over our Blackboard courses to Canvas. In our discussion someone asked how many semesters of Blackboard courses we should bring over to ...

10-03-2019

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Does Respondus work with new quizzes yet.

When we renewed our Respondus license this year, I saw that there has been an update to version 4.0. Does anyone know if this makes Respondus compatible with New Quizzes?

09-20-2019

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How do I move a course out of a sub-account?

How do I move a course (actually courses) out of a sub-account? We are implementing Canvas right now, and someone has put courses in the wrong sub-account. I don't see any instructions in the Canvas ...

08-29-2019

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Quizzes.Next

Is Quizzes.Next a tool that we have to request to be turned on in our Canvas instance? If I am supposed to be able to turn it on I can't find where to do it, which makes me think we need to make a re...

07-24-2019

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