Self-help guides for using canvas as a student.

Articles (19)

Add Additional Email for Canvas Notifications

Instructions for adding an additional email address (including Non-BGSU) for notifications in Canvas.

Add Additional Email to Canvas Profile

Instructions for adding an additional email address to a Canvas account and setting up notifications.

Canvas Notification Settings

Instructions for customizing Canvas notification settings.

Canvas What-If Grades

The article explains the What-If Grades feature in Canvas.

Canvas-Supported Browsers

If you are having issues with Canvas not loading or not able to submit attachments, please ensure you have a supported internet browser. The article shows which browsers are supported by Canvas.

Change Canvas Display Name

Instructions for changing your Canvas display name.

Creating a Screen Recording Using Open Broadcaster Software (OBS)

Step-by-step instructions for recording a lecture using OBS.

Documents Not Opening in Canvas

Microsoft Extensions not allowing canvas documents to open. The articles explains how to remove that extension.

Finding Your Course ID in Canvas

Instructions for finding your course ID.

How Does A Student Join a Webex Meeting In Canvas?

Instructions for joining a Webex meeting via Canvas as a student.

How to Know If a Course Is Published

Information on how to know if your course is published by your instructor.

Installing Respondus Lockdown Browser On a Personal Device

Use this article to download and install the Respondus Lockdown Browser.

Lockdown Browser Download - Invalid URL Error

Information regarding a Respondus Lockdown Browser download error.

Remove Canvas Course From Dashboard

Instructions for removing a course from the Canvas dashboard.

Reporting a Canvas Issue

Information on reporting an issue with Canvas.

Student Turnitin Accounts

Information about student Turnitin accounts.

Updating Time Zone in Canvas

Self-help guide for update Time Zone setting in Canvas.

Using Canvas Discussion Boards

Guides for using discussion boards in Canvas.

Using the Canvas To Do List

Information on using the Canvas To Do List