How do I create a Panda avatar in the Canvas Student app on my Android device?
If your institution allows profile pictures, you can create a Panda avatar on the Canvas Student app. You can save the Panda avatar as your profile picture on the mobile app, or share it with others.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
Note: Changing your profile picture in the app will also change the profile picture in the browser version of Canvas.
Open User Menu
In the Dashboard, tap the User Menu icon.
Tap your profile icon.
Open Overflow Menu
Tap the Options icon.
Create Panda Avatar
Tap the Create panda avatar link.
Customize Panda Avatar
At the bottom of the window, tap the area of the panda you want to customize. You can customize the panda head , body , and feet .
Tap the design you want to use for your panda . To return to the customize options, tap the Back link .
Manage Panda Avatar
When you are finished customizing your avatar, tap the Options icon.
To save your panda avatar, tap the Save link .
To set your panda as your profile picture in the app, tap the Set as avatar link .
To share your panda avatar, tap the Share link . The app will open a new window with all the apps on your device and ask where you want to share your panda image.