How do I subscribe to Live Events in the Canvas Data Portal?
As an admin, you can subscribe to Live Events and receive a real-time set of events from your Canvas Account. You can choose which events in Canvas you want to subscribe to. You will need to maintain an Amazon Web Services queue to receive Live Events data.
Additionally, Canvas has custom extensions available for many objects and types.
- If you do not have access to the Canvas Data Portal in your account, please contact your Customer Success Manager.
- To receive Live Events data, you will need to subscribe to Amazon Web Services in order to maintain a queue.
Open Canvas Data Portal
In Account Navigation, click the Canvas Data Portal link.
Open Live Events
Click the Live Events tab.
Add Live Events Subscription
Click the Add Live Events Subscription button.
Add SQS URL
In the SQS URL field, enter the URL of your queue.
Select Live Events
In the Live Events section, all Live Events are selected by default . If you do not want to subscribe to a specific event, deselect the checkbox for the event . When you have finalized your selections, click the Create button .
View Live Events Subscriptions
View your active Live Events subscriptions.
To edit a Live Events subscription, click the Edit icon.