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Pro Tip Tuesday – Customizing Your Canvas Notifications

Filed in Canvas, didyouknow, HowTo by on April 6, 2021 0 Comments
Pro Tip Tuesday – Customizing Your Canvas Notifications

Did you know you can customize your Canvas notifications by course? You can and it’s super convenient! First, some general information about how notifications work in Canvas. Notifications in Canvas are set by the user. An instructor cannot force course notifications to be sent to students’ email. Students are responsible for setting their own notifications. […]

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3 Reasons Why You Aren’t Receiving Email from Canvas

Filed in Canvas, didyouknow by on September 15, 2017 0 Comments
3 Reasons Why You Aren’t Receiving Email from Canvas

Your notifications are not enabled. Go to Account -> Notifications and click the checkmark boxes for all 3 types of notifications.  It should look like this: You have an email rule set up to filter out non “@wpi.edu” emails.  Canvas emails will come from the email address “notifications@instructure.com” Instructure is the company that created Canvas, […]

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How do I send an email to my class in Canvas?

Filed in Canvas, features, HowTo by on November 18, 2016 0 Comments
How do I send an email to my class in Canvas?

One of our increasingly common Canvas questions this term is: How do I send an email to my class? It’s really easy! With a few caveats, of course… Your class must first be Published – how to publish your course. The term must have begun.  (Classes are able to be published and made available to […]

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