Canvas - Known Issue - Plain Text Files Not Displaying Correctly in Preview or SpeedGrader

Student submissions of plain text files are showing up incorrectly in Canvas preview mode and SpeedGrader.

Affects

This issue affects student assignments that are submitted as .txt files in Canvas. These plain text submissions sometimes display incorrectly in preview mode and SpeedGrader.

For more information, visit the Canvas Community: https://community.canvaslms.com/message/101218-file-preview-showing-incorrect-file-contents.

Status

Instructure is aware of this ongoing issue.

Workaround

Download .txt file submissions. Do not use SpeedGrader.




Keywords:.txt plain text display wrong incorrect speedgrader preview speed grader   Doc ID:81993
Owner:Learn@UW Madison .Group:Learn@UW Madison
Created:2018-05-01 10:37 CDTUpdated:2018-05-01 10:45 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Tech Store, Learn@UW Madison
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