Current Canvas Releases & Deploys

The Canvas Releases and Deploys page indicates features that are available in the production environment on the indicated date. Click the title of a release or deploy notes to view the full release or deploy.

For functionality either planned or currently in development, please see the Canvas Product Roadmap.

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Canvas Release Notes (2023-04-15)

Feature Options
  • New Quizzes: Grade by Question in SpeedGrader| Admin, Instructors
  • New Quizzes: Share Item Bank to Current Course Checkbox | Admin, Instructors

Canvas Deploy Notes (2023-03-29)

Interface Updates

  • Courses: Link to New Course| Admin
  • Gradebook: Sort by First Name| Instructors
  • Notifications: File Summary Descriptions| All Users
Feature Options
  • RCE Icon Maker: Save Button Text Update | Instructors
  • New Quizzes: Outcomes Analysis Report Export | Instructors
Feature Previews
  • Account: Admin Analytics | Admin

Canvas Release Notes (2023-03-18)

New Features

  • Assignments: Submit Assignment on Behalf of Student| Admin, Instructors
  • Canvas Data 2: Application Programming Interface (API) and Command-Line Interface (CLI) Enhancement| Admin [Added 2023-02-27]

Canvas Deploy Notes (2023-03-15)

Interface Updates

  • SIS Imports: Error Report Download URL Expires| Admin

Account Settings

  • Reports: Last Run Report Translations| Admin

Canvas Deploy Notes (2023-03-01)

Other Updates

  • Rich Content Editor: RCE Supports Pasting and the Drag and Drop of Content | Students
Feature Options
  • Assignments: LTI Deep Linking Line Items Default Status Update | Admin, Instructors

Canvas Release Notes (2023-02-18)

No feature updates available, see notes for Upcoming Canvas Changes; the next scheduled release will be 2023-03-18.

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