Reordering and hiding Course Navigation Links

Modified on: Thu, Jul 19, 2018 at 9:28 AM


You cannot create new links (or "tabs" in the Canvas course navigation menu, nor can you remove links. However, you can reorder them and hide them from the student view. Hidden links will appear in light gray in the course navigation.  Go to https://community.canvaslms.com/docs/DOC-12933 to learn more.

  1. Click on Settings in your Course navigation menu.
  2. Click the Navigation tab (See, Fig. 1)
    Fig. 1, Navigation tab
  3. Use drag and drop to move the navigation link to a different spot in your course menu or move it to the lower section so it is hidden from the students (See, Fig. 2)
    Fig. 2, Modify Navigation menu
  4. Click Save Navigation at the bottom of the screen.

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