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Canvas iOS - Choosing a Profile Picture from my Canvas iOS app.

If your institution allows profile pictures, you can add a profile picture on the mobile app.


Note: If you cannot add a profile picture, your institution has restricted this feature.

The images shown in this document are taken from an iPhone but unless otherwise noted an iOS tablet will mirror the same steps. 

Note: If you cannot add a profile picture, your institution has restricted this feature.

Open Profile

Open Profile

In the Dashboard, tap the Profile icon.

Open Profile Picture

Open Profile Picture

Tap the profile picture icon.

Choose Photo Type

Choose Photo Type

To take a new photo, tap the Take Photo link [1]. To choose a photo from your device, tap the Choose Photo link [2].

Note: Changing your profile picture in the app will also change the profile picture in your browser version of Canvas.

Take Photo

Take Photo

To take a photo, tap the Camera button.

Use Photo

Use Photo

If you want to re-take the photo, tap the Retake link [1]. Otherwise, tap the Use Photo link [2].

Choose Photo

Choose Photo

To choose a photo, locate the photo on your device.

Move and Scale

Move and Scale

Move and scale your photo [1] so it fits within the picture parameters. Then tap the Choose link [2].


If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at help@nmsu.edu.




Keywords:canvas ios iphone ipad profile picture app application   Doc ID:76085
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2017-08-25 11:08 MDTUpdated:2017-09-01 11:35 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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