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How do I view My Files in the Canvas app on my Android device?

You can view personal files that you've added to your account on the Canvas app.

The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.

Learn how to manage your personal files.

Open User Menu

Open User Menu

In the Dashboard, tap the User Menu icon.

View Profile

View Profile

Tap your profile icon.

Open Files

Open Files

Tap the Files link.

View My Files

View My Files

My Files displays file folders [1] and file items [2] identified by icon type.

File folders show how many file items are within a folder [1]. Individual files show the size of the file [2].  

View File Items

View File Items

To view file items within a folder, tap the name of the folder [1].

To view a specific file, tap the name of the file [2]. If your device has an application installed that can display the file, you can view the file in the app.