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How do I send a pairing code to an observer in the Student app on my Android device?

You can generate and send a pairing code for an observer in the Canvas Student app to connect with your account. The pairing code will expire in seven days or after one use.

The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.

Open User Menu

Open User Menu

On the Dashboard, tap the Menu icon.

Open Settings

Open Settings

Tap the Settings icon.

Pair with Observer

Pair with Observer

Tap the Pair with Observer link.

View Pairing Code

View Pairing Code

View the QR code and pairing code to share with an observer to allow them to connect with you [1]. The code will expire in seven days or after one use.

To share the pairing code, highlight the pairing code and tap the Share link. You can select where you want to share the pairing code [2].

To return to your user settings, tap the Back link [3].

Note: If you have separate devices, observers can log in to Canvas by scanning the QR code using the Parent App.