A Canvas production update will occur on Saturday, January 16, 2021. Check out the full release notes. Production updates occur on third Saturday of each month, and the next planned update is Saturday, February 20, 2021. Updates in deploys since the last production update and in the current release include:
Course Feature Options Interface
The interface to manage feature options in the course Settings has replaced slider switches with updated toggle icons consistent with other options at the course and user level. To make a setting change, click on the icon to display the options menu.
Direct Share Send to Self (January 6 Deploy)
The Direct Share tool now incudes a Send To option allows the sender to include his or her name as a recipient. The shared content will display in the sender’s Shared content area. For more information about the Direct Share tool and sending content, please see the Canvas guide, How do I send an assignment to another instructor?
For more information, browse the Canvas Release Notes to find updated features or bug fixes that apply to you based on your Canvas usage. If you have any questions about the changes or about how to use Canvas effectively, IT Academic Technology Services staff is always available at the Faculty Commons or you can send your questions to email@example.com.