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How do I reply to an announcement using Announcements Redesign in the Student app on my iOS device?

You can reply to announcements and announcement replies through your course. You can also reply to announcements through the Notifications tab.

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

Notes:

  • If you cannot reply to an announcement, this feature has been disabled.
  • This lesson shows how to view announcement thread replies using Announcements Redesign. If your announcements don't look the same as what's shown in this lesson, please view how to view replies in the classic Announcements interface.

Open Course

In the Dashboard, tap the name of the course you'd like to view.

Open Announcements

Open Announcements

Tap the Announcements link.

Open Announcement

Select Announcement

Tap the announcement where you want to reply.

Reply to Announcement

Reply to Announcement

If your instructor allows, you can reply to announcements by tapping the Reply button.

Create Reply

Create Reply

Enter your message in the text field [1]. Use the Rich Content Editor to format your reply [2]. To send the reply, tap the Reply button [3].

View Reply

View Reply

View your reply [1]. To reply to an announcement reply, tap the Reply link for that reply [2].