How do I view login and logout activity for a user in an account?
Within Admin Tools, admins can view the login/logout activity of users within their institution. Log activity is organized by date with the most recent activity at the top of the list.
- Canvas will only register a user’s logout when the Logout button is clicked in the User Account menu. Closing the browser window does not create a logout request.
- Logging activity will only show activity that took place within the past year.
- Login and logout activity in Admin Tools cannot be viewed by sub-account admins.
In Global Navigation, click the Admin link , then click the name of the account .
Open Admin Tools
In Account Navigation, click the Admin Tools link.
Click the Logging tab.
Select Log Type
From the log type drop-down menu, select the Login / Logout Activity option.
Search for User
Type the name of the user in the search field , then click the Find button . Click the user's name .
Enter Date Range
Create the date range you want to search. You can enter dates in the From Date and To Date date fields , or you can use the calendar icon to select dates . Then click the Find button .
Find Logging Activity
Click the Find button.
View Logging Activity
View the login/logout activity for the user.