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Canvas Computer Specifications (Operating System and Platform)

An operating system (OS) is system software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs. The operating system is a component of the system software in a computer system. Canvas requires an operating system to function.

Canvas Help

Technical services provided by TWU to provide faculty, students, and staff with help and advice about Canvas.

Canvas Mobile Apps (Instructors)

The Canvas mobile application provides instructors a portable solution for Canvas. Not all features in Canvas are available using your mobile device. There is a separate mobile application to use polls in the classroom. There are mobile applications for instructors to grade student submissions and use standards-based learning.

Canvas Mobile Apps (Students)

The Canvas mobile application provides students a portable solution for Canvas. Not all features in Canvas are available using your mobile device. There is a separate mobile application to use polls in the classroom.

Canvas Supported Browsers

Computer program (such as Google Chrome, Microsoft Internet Explorer, or Mozilla Firefox) that enables Internet users to access, navigate, search and run applications on World Wide Web sites.

Getting Started with Canvas (Instructors)

Getting started information for faculty members using Canvas. Canvas Guides, Online Training Through Canvas, and Teaching and Learning with Technology Resources can be found here.

Getting Started with Canvas (Students)

Getting started information for students using Canvas.

How to find out if my course is in Canvas and Login

Log into Canvas to access your Canvas course:

User Roles and Permissions Available in Canvas

In Canvas at TWU, permissions allow users to access certain features and perform certain functions.