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Hi Team,We want to create two types of badges: One which we want to share the badge for inspirational purpose (internally), the student should not be able to share the badge in any external platform....

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Hello,I appreciate your response, but I find that it doesn't really address our question. Yes, I do understand that we don't need to add the external tool as a module item anymore, and we are doing th...

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Aws cannot verify your credentials."AWS was not able to validate the provided access credentials"

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For example, if I add an assignment in Canvas, I can add a rubric and I can also assign the badge which has a rubric. But when I grade, only the Canvas rubric is evident, not the badge rubric. This ma...

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Hi - are there any more detailed resources for how to implement a standard rubric with a badge? I'm finding it very difficult to understand how to implement it and there's only this guide that I can f...

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Hi - I am trying to create a pre-requisite option whereby students can get 2 or 4 possible badges. However, it's not showing up. As you can see in the attached pathway, because the middle stage is all...

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Hello! Great question.  A badge can definitely be set to expire X days/weeks/months/years after being awarded (in the badge design if awarded automatically - as in Canvas LMS) or on a specific date (i...

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Hello! There were some API issues with Credentials/Badgr in 2023 that may have caused this - they have since been fixed.  Have you given this a try since?   In my testing, "entity not found" sometimes...

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Hi Katie! Thanks for asking this question.  I was able to connect Zapier to Badgr and award badges from a spreadsheet (triggered by a form submission) as recently as yesterday.  The guide that you lin...

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Hello! Thank you for this question.  Correct - with the LTI 1.3, to trigger automatic badge awards from learner activity in a Canvas LMS course, you do not need to add a module item (external tool).  ...

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Hello! It appears that you are looking to link a Canvas Badges / Canvas Credentials issuer to a Canvas LMS course after installing the LTI at the course level?  If so, then the LTI needs to know which...

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Hi, So I've been trying to connect my old school email to my backpack account so that I can have the badges from that email show up, however that email was deactivated back in December. I can have sup...

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@KittyG , it looks like that's an automatic option for sharing for all badges. I did some testing on issuers that I manage that are with and without a Canvas Credentials license, and I could not find ...

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Hi -  Editing issuer settings to add LinkedIn page to account is not an option available for me? How do I find out if this functionality is available for my account?  

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Solution Posted: 01-18-2024 View Solution
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Just wondering, why am I being asked to verify my credentials when I'm setting up Badgr in new exams?  

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That feature is available using Canvas Credentials - the paid-for version of Canvas Badges. You can tie badges to individual assignments/quizzes scores or completion, as well as a course score, beyond...

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Could you put each assignment in its own module? I know this is not ideal, but it might be the quickest workaround.

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I'm just beginning to use badges --but I'd love to use them to show completion of an ASSIGNMENT at 100% rather than a module.  Is that in the works? 

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Solution Posted: 01-05-2024 View Solution
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We would like to to add the Canvas Credentials 1.3 LTI as an External Tool in a Module in Canvas. With the 1.1 LTI, we could select "External Tool" and add "Badges" or "Pathways" directly as a Module ...

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I'm unable to find a way to connect Badgr to a Smartsheet using Zapier. There is this post about connecting Badgr, but when I try it, I am getting a message that the Badgr connector is deprecated in Z...

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Thank you, @IlonaHenderson, for sharing your experience here. The best thing you can do is contact your local student support services team. That will do two things. Most important, they will likely b...

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Thank you @Pablo7 for providing the link to the Open Badges specification. As you noted, the Canvas implementation only has email and URL as the identifier for the recipient. I would use URL as the id...

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Hi @MelissaDaigle-B ! The resources below may provide an answer to your question.  Allow students to submit 'Evidence' to their badge.  I hope this is helpful! 

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Hello, thanks for your recommendation. In my case, I had extensions enabled in my browser for ad blockers. That's the reason why I couldn't see social media (LinkedIn) in the popup. I didn't see this ...

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The university I work for is looking to implement faculty badges based on varying levels of competency in Canvas.  We would like to use the Canvas single mark logo in the badges we create, but modify ...

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Can earners upload evidence or add narratives to their badges, backpack, or learner record? If so, is there a web page that details how?

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Solution Posted: 11-17-2023 View Solution
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Thank you for the response. Unfortunately, the badge image is uploaded to Canvas Credentials. I'm unable to duplicate a badge and replace the image file. A use case for this is when a badge is used fo...

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This badge seems to be issuing properly now...   Hope this helps! If so, please mark this response with "Accept As Solution" - Thank you!Anissa Thompson | Canvas Credentials Technical Admin | CSUDH Co...

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Hello @nicole_reilly ! Can you confirm that you have the Canvas Credentials Pro subscription plan? Pathways are not a part of the free Canvas Badges / Canvas Credentials setup...    Hope this helps! I...

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Hello @leon_huang - Yes, you can! Be sure to include your expiration date in the badge setup. You might even opt for "annual" badge designs to differentiate each issuance (i.e. 2023 version, 2024 vers...

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Canvas Credentials Product Blog

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Hello Canvas Credentials Administrators!  We're excited to introduce a powerful new feature that will take your badge management to the next level. Say hello to the "Export Organization Badge List" f...

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Hello Canvas Credentials Community!We're thrilled to share a new enhancement that puts the power of efficient badge management directly into your hands. Without further ado, let's dive into the detai...

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  Tl;dr – Beginning today, Community members will only be able to comment on Product Blogs published in the last six months.   In 2023, the Instructure Product blog received 298,500+ page views and w...

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Dear Canvas Credentials Community, As we find ourselves at the close of another transformative year, we can't help but take a moment to reflect on the incredible journey we've shared. The Canvas Cred...

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Hey Canvas Credentials Enthusiasts, We're excited to take you behind the scenes and share some news about our ongoing mission to make Canvas Credentials more accessible. Our journey involves addressin...

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Dear Canvas Credentials Community, Your Needs. Your Credentials. Your Notifications. At Canvas Credentials, we're committed to making your experience uniquely tailored to your needs, and we're thrill...

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Hey Canvas Credentials Community, Exciting times are ahead as we gear up to unveil a transformative upgrade for your course management. If you're in the midst of planning your next semester, get read...

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Hello Canvas Credentials Community, We're back with another exciting update inspired by your invaluable feedback! Your voices have been heard loud and clear, and we're thrilled to announce the extens...

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Hello, data enthusiasts! Have you ever felt like an analytics explorer lost in a sea of badge statuses and predefined date ranges? Fear not! At Canvas Credentials, we've been listening, learning, and...

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As a Product Team, one of the most fulfilling aspects of our role is seeing user feedback turn into tangible improvements that impact teaching and learning in meaningful ways. Your input is a key dri...

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At Instructure, we work to elevate student success, amplify the power of teaching, and inspire everyone to learn together. And we want to be with you as education evolves to meet the needs of all typ...

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We are excited to announce a groundbreaking update in Canvas Credentials that allows you to customize your issuing organization specifically for LinkedIn shares, enabling the power of personalized ba...

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We're thrilled to unveil our new feature in Canvas Credentials that will revolutionize the way you capture and describe credentials. Say goodbye to limitations and hello to custom badge properties wi...

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We are thrilled to share a momentous achievement with you. Canvas Credentials has successfully obtained LTI 1.3 certification, marking a significant milestone in our commitment to providing you with ...

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Canvas Credentials Release Notes

Learn about the latest releases, updates, and bug fixes for Canvas Credentials

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (27 February), the user interface has various design updates. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For general questions related to this release, see the Canvas ...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (19 February), admins and issuers can customize group end dates. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For general questions related to this release, see the Canv...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release an Issuers tab is added to the Credentials LTI Setup. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For general questions related to this release, see the Canvas Release ...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (22 January), issuers and administrators can delete badges. Additionally, admins can export a detailed badge list and the Who is Awarding Badges report CSV is redesigned. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Cred...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (8 January), the Singapore region is supported. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For general questions related to this release, see the Canvas Release Notes ...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (11 December), issuers and admin can archive badges. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For general questions related to this release, see the Canvas Release ...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (4 December), Blueprint integrations and Course Copy are supported. Additionally, course roster updates sync to groups automatically. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified ...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (13 November), Group end dates are extended and phase 1 of a sync refactor is implemented. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For general questions related to...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (30 October), a custom date range filter is available when filtering analytics. Additionally, a date restriction update is available when managing badges. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (25 September), Analytics has enhancements at the Organization level, Issuer level and Badge level. Additionally, label text is updated on the subscription page. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials r...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (28 August), by default, newly created custom certificates are disabled. Additionally, admins and Issuers can set a date to award badges upon completion of a course. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentia...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (26 July), admin and instructors can switch between automatic and manual awarding options when editing badges. Additionally Screen Reader users receive alerts when the live search fields update and can naviga...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (3 July), the issuing organization can be changed to a LinkedIn company URL and custom badge property items can be rearranged by dragging and dropping items into the desired placement. Additionally, multiple ...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (26 May), a multi-select input type is available for Custom Badge Properties. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For general questions related to this release...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (13 March), in Account Settings, individual users can merge multiple existing accounts together on the same server. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For gen...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (17 February), users can delete their individual account. Subscribe to the Canvas Badges/Credentials release notes to be notified of updates.For general questions related to this release, see the Canvas Rel...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Badges/Credentials release (5 January), Canvas Badges and Canvas Credentials have been rebranded. Additionally, the LTI 1.3 navigation label has been updated to reflect rebranding in Canvas and Blackboard. All Resources  Subscribe to...

Badges/Credentials Releases

Canvas Badges/Credentials releases take place as determined by the product team and deploy new code to the production environment. Canvas Badges/Credentials Release Notes (2024-02-27) Updated Features Navigation: User Interface Redesign Canvas Badge...

Badges/Credentials Releases

In this Canvas Credentials (Badgr) release (12 July), the Canvas Credentials (Badgr) LTI 1.3 update allows existing LTI installations to be upgraded to the newest version. Badge triggering occurs automatically once daily and users can associate a pat...

Badges/Credentials Releases