How do I make a comment about an assignment in the Canvas Student app on my iOS device?
You can leave comments on an assignment to ask questions or provide feedback.
The images in this lesson are shown for a phone display, but unless otherwise noted, tablet displays mirror the same steps.
In the Courses tab, tap the name of the course you'd like to view . Or if it is available, tap the Assignments icon .
Tap the Assignments link.
Tap the name of the assignment.
Tap the Submission tab.
Tap the Message Instructor link.
Select Comment Type
You can create a text comment  or a media comment .
Add Text Comment
To make a text comment, tap the text field.
Submit Text Comment
Type your comment in the text field . Then tap the Send button .
Add Media Comments
You can record a new video , choose an existing video , or record audio .
To record a new video, tap the Recording button. To stop recording, tap the button again.
Note: Canvas may ask permission to access your microphone.
To replay the video, tap the Play button . If you want to re-record the video, tap the Retake button . When you are finished, tap the Use Video button .
To record audio, tap the Record button.
To stop recording, tap the Stop button.
To replay the audio, tap the Play button . To re-record the audio, press the Record button . When you are finished, tap the Use button .
To choose a video, select a video from the videos on your device.
View your comment.