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Canvas iOS - Text (SMS) Message Notifications on an iPhone

In the browser version of Canvas, you can set up your mobile phone as a contact method to receive notifications as text (SMS) messages.


This document will show you what receiving text (SMS) messages from Canvas will look like on your iPhone. 

Open Notification

Open Notification

Text notifications appear as area code ending in 10 (such as 210 or 410) and contain at least one text per notification.

To open the notification, click the text message.

View Notification

View Notification

Notification headings identify the sender [1], which can be either from Instructure Canvas, your institution's account, or one of your courses. You can also view the type of message notification [2], and the URL of your institution where you can view more details about the message [3].

*You cannot reply to text message notifications.




Keywords:canvas ios iphone message text notification   Doc ID:75962
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2017-08-23 11:15 MDTUpdated:2018-06-13 09:25 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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