Canvas New Quizzes Import Issue


The course import process fails to import New Quizzes from course to course.




Instructure (Canvas) is investigating.


A workaround for this is to copy from the quizzes area.

  1. Navigate to
  2. Navigate to the course experiencing the issue.
  3. In Course Navigation, select the Quizzes link.
  4. Locate the quiz you wish to copy, then select the quiz Options (...) icon.
  5. Select  Copy To....
  6. Enter the name of a course or course code in the Select a Course field.
  7. Select the course into which you want to copy the quiz.
    1. If you wish, you can copy the assignment into a specific module and location within a course. To select a specific module or location:
      1. Select or type a module name in the Select a Module field. Then select the module for the copied assignment.
      2. To select a location within the module, select the Place drop-down menu. You can select to copy the quiz to the top of the module, before or after a specific module item, or at the bottom of a module.  
  8. Select the Copy button.
  9. When finished, select the Close icon or the Close button.

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If ticket is not resolved, document all troubleshooting steps completed, and assign ticket to owning team.


Article ID: 137039
Thu 8/19/21 3:15 PM
Mon 10/17/22 10:35 AM