Canvas Release Notes for December 8, 2018

Dec 5, 2018 | News, Release Notes

Penn State is committed to continually enhancing the Canvas user experience. Every three weeks, we will post Canvas release notes, which include production notes on features and updates. These are some highlights of the new and updated features and bug fixes releasing on December 8.

For full details, see the complete release note list by Instructure or watch the Canvas New Feature Screencast. Instructure will release the next set of Canvas release notes on January 5.

Updated Features

Rich Content Editor

HTML5 Media Recorder

Students and instructors can record media without Adobe Flash Player in Firefox or Chrome. Internet Explorer and Safari still require Flash.

Fixed Bugs


Inactive Enrollments

Inactive students will not receive notifications about grade changes to their quiz submissions.