General FAQ

Is there user guide for TidyUP?
Yes, you can access the TidyUP User Guide here: TidyUP User Guide
Wed, 29 May, 2019 at 8:48 AM
Are there best practices to follow when using TidyUP?
As institutions adopt TidyUP we recommend the following best practices: Encourage faculty to run the tool themselves. Faculty usually have a better idea ...
Tue, 2 Aug, 2022 at 4:30 PM
How does TidyUP help me check for unused files?
TidyUP scans your course, identifies extra files, folders, pages, and assignments that are not in use. It then makes it easy for you to delete content no lo...
Wed, 29 May, 2019 at 9:30 AM
Training and Implementation Package for TidyUP
We will walk your organization through a training and implementation process for each product. At a high level the process roughly consists of: The In...
Thu, 3 Mar, 2022 at 2:08 PM
What do hidden and publish in the TidyUP edit options do?
Published/Unpublished will do just as you would expect. This will make the file visible/invisible for all students. Hidden is what you'd set a file...
Fri, 18 Dec, 2020 at 2:52 PM
What does the TidyUP installation process look like?
We will walk your organization through the install process. During the install call, which will be scheduled through Zoom, TidyUP will be installed at the C...
Wed, 29 May, 2019 at 8:51 AM
Does TidyUP scan quiz questions for file usage?
TidyUP scans quizzes, including any questions that are used in the quiz.  However, since TidyUP does not scan question banks due to limitations with the Can...
Tue, 16 Nov, 2021 at 4:08 PM
What does the lock icon next to a file mean?
On some files in the TidyUP report, you may notice a lock icon: The lock icon indicates restricted permissions for students.  The file may be:  unpubli...
Tue, 30 Nov, 2021 at 10:53 AM
How can we avoid accidentally deleting files stored in question banks?
Due to Canvas limitations, TidyUP will not recognize files as in use if they are stored only in a question bank. We've come up with a few best practice...
Thu, 28 Jul, 2022 at 9:49 AM
Why are Cidi Labs LTI tools missing from the menu when using the Canvas elementary theme?
The Canvas elementary theme adjusts the course navigation.  When looking at the course menu in the settings page (called "Manage Subject" in eleme...
Tue, 23 Aug, 2022 at 8:59 AM