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How do I add or edit points for an assignment?

You can add or edit the amount of points on a given assignment.

Note: When an assignment is set as a moderated assignment, only the moderator or a Canvas admin can edit the assignment after it is published.

Open Assignments

Open Assignments

In Course Navigation, click the Assignments link.

Edit Assignment

Click the assignment's Options icon [1] then click the Edit link [2].

Edit Points

Edit Points

Edit the points available for the assignment by typing in the points field.

Save Assignment

Save Assignment

Click the Save button.