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How do I delete a discussion in a course?

You can delete a discussion or graded discussion at any time.

Note: When Multiple Grading Periods are enabled in a course, graded discussions are not currently validated against closed grading periods. Deleting a graded discussion may affect the total grade for students in your course.

Open Discussions

Open Discussions

In Course Navigation, click the Discussions link. There are two ways to delete a discussion topic.

Delete Discussion Topic from Discussions Index Page

Click the Settings icon next to the discussion you want to delete. Click the Delete link.

Open Discussion

Click the title of the discussion.

Delete Discussion

Delete Discussion

Click the Settings icon to open the drop-down menu. Click the Delete link.

Confirm Deletion

Confirm Deletion

Click the OK button to delete the discussion.