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Canvas - Customize Email and Text Message Notifications

These instructions can be used to customize email and text notifications for you NMSU Canvas account. You can receive notifications for due dates, grades, conversation messages, and more.

Canvas Notification Settings

1. Log into your myNMSU account and click on the (Canvas) button, or log in directly here.

2. Once logged in, select the Account link on the left navigation bar. Once expanded, select settings


3. Once in the settings, the Ways to Contact menu will be displayed along the right side of the page. Select either Email Address or Contact Method based on your notification needs.


4a. For Email notifications, enter the email address of the new account you would like to receive notifications at. Once entered, select Register Email.

4b. For Text Notifications, enter your Cell Number and select your carrier information from the expanded list. Once entered, select Register SMS

Note: SMS Email will vary depending on your cell number and carrier information. Once those two things have been entered, your SMS Email will autofill. 

5. After registering your new email or SMS information, you will receive a confirmation window. Before clicking OK, Thanks check and confirm enrollment on your cell phone or email account. Once confirmed, select the OK, Thanks button in Canvas. 



Keywords:canvas notifications, email notifications, text message notifications, customize notifications in canvas   Doc ID:70160
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2017-01-24 09:39 MSTUpdated:2017-11-08 11:47 MST
Sites:New Mexico State University
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