How do I delete a Discussion in my course?

Canvas recently introduced a new page design called the New Canvas User Interface (UI). Depending on your Canvas view, your page design may vary from the images shown in this lesson. However, the functionality and location of the components remain the same.

You can delete a Discussion topic at any time.

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.