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Diploma - Importing to Canvas

Date Published: Aug 15,2014

CategoryProduct:Help & FAQs; Version:Diploma
Article No.: 000036925
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IMPORTANT UPDATE: Blackboard will be ending all support and services for the Diploma product with all services ended by 12/31/2019.  For more information on the EOL please review KBA 000049915.


This article provides instructions on importing Diploma files to Canvas by Instructure using the IMS QTI 2.1 export option. The IMS QTI 2.1 export option is only available on Windows.

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Importing quiz questions from Diploma to Canvas 

This article provides instructions on exporting quiz questions from Diploma and importing them into Canvas. To export quiz questions from Diploma in a format that is compatible with Canvas, you will need to export as IMS QTI 2.1 format. The IMS QTI 2.1 export option is only available on Windows.

To export in the IMS QTI 2.1 format:

  1. Open Diploma

  2. Open the quiz content you wish to export

  3. Click the File link at the top of the page

  4. Select "IMS QTI 2.1." from the list and then click Next

  5. Change and content preferences or the file destination on your computer here

  6. Click Export

Note: This should save a zip file that is compatible with Canvas on your computer. Please do not open or change the zip file before importing into Canvas.

To import your quiz content package to Canvas:

See your school's Canvas documentation for instructions on how to import QTI files.

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