Using Respondus to print Canvas quizzes

Modified on: Wed, Nov 13, 2019 at 2:36 PM

Respondus can be used effectively to make a paper printout of a Canvas quiz.

In Canvas

  1. Go to your Canvas site and choose Settings.
  2. Click Export Course Content and change the Export Type to Quiz.
  3. Select your quiz and click Create Export.
  4. When the export finishes click the link to your export and save the .zip file to your computer.

In Respondus

  1. Change the Current Personality to IMS QTI (See, Fig. 1).

    Fig. 1. Change Respondus personality

  2. Click Import Questions.
  3. Make sure Type of file is set to QTI and click Browse.
  4. Change file type to Zipped IMS QTI package (.zip) (See, Fig. 2)

    Fig. 2. Change file type

  5. Select your downloaded Canvas export file and click Open.
  6. In the Create a new document, named box enter a name for your quiz file.
  7. Click Preview to import the questions, then click Finish.
  8. Switch to the Preview + Publish tab and open Print Options, and select your desired format.
  9. Use the Save to File feature to save as a Word document or text file.

You will now have a document that can be easily printed.

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