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Create a "Sections" page in the account admin interface

Background: Many of our university's courses use multiple sections per course, which are generated (and for combined courses automatically cross-listed) by our own integration with Canvas based on ...

01-13-2022

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A11y/UX: Allow for tabs in global announcements

The tabs solution does not work in global announcements, regardless of the discussions redesign feature preview being on or off. At our university we need to send global announcements in two lan...

12-16-2021

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A11y/UX: Connect the title and transcript to an audio file in a similar way to video subtitling

For audio files that are uploaded or recorded in the Rich Content Editor there is nothing that is similar to "Video Options" for videos, to change the title, display options, size or add a transcript...

12-12-2021

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Keep the Canvas Roadmap webpage updated :)

Many of us are waiting to hear about the timeline for discussions redesign - for my university the anonymous function is specifically important for many of our users. Unfortunately Instructure does...

10-06-2021

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Role pills

The August 21 release included "Role Pills -- you will see role labels on Discussion topics and replies for TA roles, Teacher/Instructor roles, and discussion Authors".  We have multiple ...

09-29-2021

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Marking/pinning/featuring specific comments in a discussion

Our teachers want to "moderate" discussions in a different way: they want the ability to mark, pin or feature correct or interesting comments so they are easily visible to all members of the discussi...

09-22-2021

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If empty course end date, then automatically use term end date

Background and problem There was a change to the course availability dates in March 2021. At our university we just now discovered 761 old courses that have their own start date, but no end date. T...

09-21-2021

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Insufficient Contrast Ratio - dates for recent accouncements in course homepage

Problem: The text for the dates under Posted on: for recent announcements in course homepages has a contrast ratio of 3:1 (Foreground: #8B969E, Background: #FFFFFF). However, the text size is onl...

08-16-2021

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Contrast Ratio - published buttons, discussion subscription buttons, and "Course is Published" text

General requirement for 3:1 contrast ratio: The way I interpret WCAG 1.4.3: In order for text to meet the 3:1 contrast ratio, text must be at least 18 point or 14 point bold, and that 14pt and 18pt...

08-16-2021

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Account Notification Settings - hidden descriptive text needs a visual indicator or icon

Issue: In the user's Account Notification Settings (https://[institution].instructure.com/profile/communication ) there are hidden black popup boxes with descriptive text for each type of noti...

08-11-2021

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UX issue that should be corrected: Misleading button links in the «Select profile picture» popup box

Accessibility testers at our university found this user experience (UX) issue while conducting a thorough accessibility evaluation of Canvas. Description of problem: A UX issue that is not a fail...

07-14-2021

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