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Issues with blog posts

Here are some other issues I found with creating blog posts: Some HTML that were supported in Jive appears to be invalid in Khoros (for example, header tags <h1>, <h2>, etc.). Blog ...

08-18-2020

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After the Migration to Khoros: Issues with uploading pictures to the Community

When creating new ideas, I usually attach an image to demonstrate how a proposed idea will look like. After the migration from Jive to Khoros, some images appear as yellow triangles after posting. Th...

08-09-2020

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New Quizzes: Display answer choices on two columns for multiple choice questions

Back to when Ordering Questions were introduced in New Quizzes in 2018, there was the option to show answers in a paragraph. That means that answer choices will be displayed inline. But this time, ...

08-07-2020

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New Quizzes: Due Date comment

When creating quizzes for a class, I had been putting comments about why assignments are due on a specific date. There can be times when students need to take and finish quizzes prior to school field...

07-09-2020

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New Quizzes: Show Days in time limit

In Classic Quizzes, when taking an exam, the time remaining is in this format: XX Years, XX Months, XX Days, XX Hours, XX Minutes, XX Seconds. However, in New Quizzes, it only shows hours, minut...

07-08-2020

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Add tags to Announcements, Assignments, Conferences, Discussions, Inbox, Pages

Ever since I get used to the features in Announcements, Assignments, Conferences, Discussions, Inbox, and Pages in Canvas, I always thought of putting tags. During that time, we had to use brackets b...

07-06-2020

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First Look: Apple Silicon & Canvas Mobile

With the introduction of Apple Silicon at last week's Apple WWDC 2020, the Mac is ready for the most significant transition of all time! Will we see Canvas Mobile Apps on macOS for the first time? Th...

07-04-2020

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New Quizzes: Show what score will be kept before students take their first attempt on a quiz

In the history of quizzes, when a teacher creates a quiz with multiple attempts, they usually set which score to keep (highest, latest, average). However, students will not be aware of this until the...

07-02-2020

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Missing languages in Canvas Studio

From the release notes, Canvas Studio supports the following languages: Arabic Armenian Czech Danish Dutch English (Australia) English (United Kingdom) English (United States) Estonian F...

04-16-2020

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You're Not Alone: Working Around Closed Grading Periods

If your course is in a term that has closed grading periods, hope is not lost. We'll show you how to cope with this. Creating Assignments (& New Quizzes) Outside of Grading Periods This is so...

04-13-2020

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Who can create new courses if there are mixed roles

In the following screenshot below (taken from the article How do I set details for an account? > View Who Can Create New Courses), if one user is enrolled as a teacher in one course and a stu...

04-13-2020

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Gauge Users Group disappeared

Ever since New Quizzes came out, I really love the Gauge AMS so much, since they share the same interface. However, suddenly, as of this week, it disappeared unexpectedly. Without this Gauge documen...

04-04-2020

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Reset Course Navigation Layout

Wouldn't it be nice if there is a way to reset the course navigation links back to their default layout? This can come in handy while keeping course content intact if a teacher arranges the link...

03-30-2020

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Canvas Mobile Apps on 2019 and Later Huawei Devices

Sorry for such a very late post. On February 21, 2020, Google announced that Google's apps and services will not be available for preload or sideload on Huawei devices made available after May 16, 20...

03-27-2020

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Assessment-Wide Tags in New Quizzes, Not Just for Individual Questions

We know that we can tag questions in New Quizzes (Not authorized to view the specified document 16489 > Add Tags), but what about for an ENTIRE assessment? This is already in Gauge, but I want to ...

03-26-2020

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Canvas Mobile Update - Spring 2020 Preview

With so many institutions moving to online instruction during the pandemic, Canvas Mobile is due for a big update!     New Features QR for Mobile Login (Available starting&nbsp...

03-24-2020

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Common Misconceptions in New Quizzes

There are some common misconceptions in New Quizzes that can be quite frustrating. Here are a few. Hot Spot Questions: Click, Not Draw A misconception about Hot Spot questions is that these...

02-14-2020

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Hidden Gems: Working with Surveys in New Quizzes

Surveys are possible in New Quizzes, although you may need some tweaking. There is an article here (FAQ: New Quizzes) mentioning that surveys do not exist in New Quizzes. However, this is not lo...

02-07-2020

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Hidden Gems: Exporting & Importing Content in New Quizzes

When I studied the comparison table between Old vs New Quizzes, I thought to myself: If quizzes can be exported, why not individual assignments? They should. Here is a viable solution to export/impor...

02-04-2020

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Hidden Gems: Who's Got the Fastest Finger?

In New Quizzes, one of the things that you may have not noticed is setting the seconds in the time limit. Here's how you can work it out. From the Settings tab, turn on the time limit feature. In ...

01-06-2020

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