In this production release (October 28), the Rich Content Editor Accessibility Checker helps verify common accessibility errors in Canvas content. In Discussions and Assignments, the Move-To menu has been changed to a sidebar, and discussions can be duplicated from a discussion’s Settings menu. In course rubrics, the Create or Edit […]
In this production release (October 7), late and missing submission status labels are only displayed to instructors in SpeedGrader, and rubric criterions can include a point range instead of an individual point value. Other small updates have been made in several Canvas areas including SpeedGrader and several icons and styles […]
VoiceThread will be performing system upgrades on Monday, September 4 from 5:00 AM to 6:00 AM EDT (UTC -4). VoiceThread service may be slow during this window. Date: 9/4/2017 Duration: 1 hour VoiceThread service slow: 5:00 AM – 6:00 AM EDT (UTC -4) Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
VeriCite has updated the plagiarism report’s user interface for VeriCite enabled Canvas assignments. Plagiarism reports for the old VeriCite external tool have not changed. For more information on how to use VeriCite in your course see our VeriCite articles in the UNF Canvas KB. Information on how to read VeriCite’s […]
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On June 20th, 2017, Canvas will replace the Crocodoc document previewer in SpeedGrader with their own native tool Canvas DocViewer. Canvas has assured its community that the transition will be seamless and documents already rendered and/or annotated using Crocodoc will be available for you to view as normal in the […]
At 11:59PM Wednesday, May 31st Blackboard will be retired, and all courses that were in it will be gone. CIRT has been working with faculty on migrating courses from Blackboard to Canvas since last summer, but after the shutdown CIRT will no longer be able to migrate any courses. The […]
Media uploads to Sharestream from Blackboard will be disabled on May 1, 2017. This includes adding media to a course and student Sharestream Media Assignment submissions. This change is part of the university’s transition to Canvas. The Arc media tool is now available in Canvas. If you need to preserve […]
Starting at 10:30AM Canvas reported jobs related to Canvas imports and exports are backed up, for some users. They are investigating the cause and will provide updates every 30 minutes. Canvas’ last update from 1:48PM announced a fix they implemented that will improve the time it takes for grade and […]
Canvas announced there was intermittent slowness in the system from 9:30AM until 2:30PM EST that may have effected some users. Below is their original message. -LMS Team Canvas Incident Report Some users saw job related slowness today between 7:30 MDT and 12:30 MDT Summary Some users saw long wait times […]