How is the new Calendar different from the old Calendar?
The new Calendar looks different than the old Calendar, but has the same functionality plus some new features. This lesson helps you identify the differences between each calendar.
At this time, calendars cannot be printed or imported/exported.
Note: iOS users can sync the Canvas calendar with the calendars on their mobile devices. For more details visit the Mobile Guides.
View Old Calendar
This is how the old Calendar looks.
View New Calendar
This is the new Calendar. By default, the calendar will set to the Calendar Month view.
View Old Calendar Sidebar
View New Calendar Sidebar
View Old Calendar Undated Events List
View New Calendar Undated Events List
View Due Dates
Assignments are shown with an icon next to the assignment title. The icon reflects the assignment type: Discussion , Assignment , or Quiz .
Calendar Events do not include an icon .
Each item on the calendar is color-coded to match the courses or calendars in the sidebar.
View New Way to Move Between Months
View Add Event or Assignment
View New Calendar Edit Event Window
View Varied Due Dates
View New Calendar Week
The is the new Calendar Week View. By clicking the Week button, the Calendar will show you the week you want to view.
View New Calendar All Day Events
The new Calendar allows you to view All Day Events at the top slot of the calendar week.
View New Calendar Time Slots
View New Calendar Agenda
The is the new Calendar Agenda View. By clicking the Agenda button, the Calendar will show you all of your calendar items, beginning with the month selected in Month view.