How do I export Quiz content from 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.

When you export quiz content from Canvas, it is formatted in a QTI .zip file.

Open Course Settings

Open Course Settings

In Course Navigation, click the Settings link.

Export Course Content

Export Course Content

In the sidebar, click the Export Course Content button.

Choose Export Type

Choose Export Type

Click the radio button for Quiz Export [1]. Choose the Quizzes you want to export [2]. Click the Create Export button [3].

Note: When you create an export, Canvas will create an export archive [4] where you can download prior export files.

View Quiz Export

View Quiz Export

Depending on how much Quiz content you need to export, it may take a while. When the export is complete, click the Click here to download link to download the file and view the Quiz content. This makes it easier to view and share the Quiz content. Remember, it will be in a QTI .zip file format.