Adding a Microsoft Teams meetings to a Rich Content Editor in Canvas

How to add a Microsoft Teams Meeting to Canvas Text box in announcements, & Pages.

A Microsoft Teams meeting invitation can be inserted in the following way

  • Create a new Announcement or Page
  • Click on the Apps icon in the toolbar (image of a plug) and select Microsoft Teams Meeting
    • If Teams is not listed click on View All and select Microsoft Teams 

  • Click Sign in & then click Create Meeting Link

  • Create a Title, start, end date and click create

  • The link will appear in the Content Editor, and click Save to add it to your Canvas Course

For more detailed instructions on adding a Teams meeting to a course check this article

Attention Mac Users: In your System Preferences you need to tell your Mac that Teams is allowed to share your screen. If you do not do this step you will not be able to share your screen with your students. Please also follow these directions to tell your Mac that Teams is allowed to share its screen.

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