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Enable My Media


We recommend that you access your My Media repository through your account on the Canvas dashboard. However, on rare occasions, you may want to access it from within a course. To access My Media from within a course you must add it to the course navigation menu.


To enable My Media in a course, follow these steps

  1. Log on to the Canvas course.
  2. On the Course Navigation menu, click Settings.
  3. On the Settings page, click Navigation.
  4. Drag My Media from the list of disabled items on the bottom to the list of enabled items at the top.
    Canvas course settings with Navigation tab selected an My Media item moved to the visible items list
  5. (Optional) You can also rearrange the order in which the navigation items appear.
  6. Click Save.