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How do I change Canvas app settings on my Android device?

You can manage your personal settings in the Canvas app.

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

Note: General settings for the app, such as clearing the cache, can be managed in the Application manager within your Android device settings menu.

Open User Menu

Open User Menu

In the Dashboard, tap the User Menu icon.

Open Settings

Open Settings

Tap the Settings link.

View App Settings

View App Settings

You can change the following settings in the app:

  • Set a specific app page as the landing page [1] for when you log in to the app
  • Turn off pandas [2] when pages are loading
  • Change the calendar start day to Monday [3]
  • Set Notification Preferences in the app [4]
  • See a tutorial for using the Canvas app on your Android phone [5]
  • View legal information about the app [6]