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How do I create a Panda avatar in the Canvas app on my iOS device?

If your institution allows profile pictures, you can create a Panda avatar on the Canvas app. You can save the Panda avatar as your profile picture on the mobile app, or share it with others.

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

Note: Changing your profile picture in the app will also change the profile picture in your browser version of Canvas.  

Open Profile

Open Profile

In the Dashboard, tap the Profile icon.

Open Profile Picture

Open Profile Picture

Tap the profile picture icon.

Create Panda Avatar

Create Panda Avatar

Tap the Build Avatar link.

Note: Changing your profile picture in the app will also change the profile picture in your browser version of Canvas.

Customize Panda Avatar

Customize Panda Avatar

Swipe the area of the panda you want to customize. You can customize the panda head [1], body [2], and feet [3].

Save Avatar

Save Avatar

When you are finished customizing your avatar, tap the Done link.