How do I change my Full Name, Display Name and Time Zone?
Edit your settings:
- Full Name is used for grading, SIS imports, and other administrative items.
- Display Name is the what other users will see in discussions, announcements, etc.You can set yoyr own display name if the setting is enabled.
- Sortable Name is your last name, first name default and it can be edited. This appears in sorted lists and admins can search for it.
- Language can be set to the your native language.
- Time Zone can be set to where you are located.
Note: Your institution may take care of updating or changing your password by using the password associated with your login credentials for Canvas. Also, you may not see some of these options.