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Creating a Canned Response

You can create custom canned response to quickly and easily provide feedback on a student's code. Once you create a custom canned response for an assignment, you will be able to use it anytime you're grading that activity.

To create a custom canned response:

  1. Navigate to the assignment > Grade tab

  2. Click + add custom canned response

  3. Write your response in the space provided > Add Response

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Deleting a Canned Response

To delete a custom canned response:

  1. Navigate to the assignment > Grade tab

  2. Under Delete Canned Response, click on the letter associated with the canned response you want to delete

  3. Click Yes to confirm deletion

  4. Refresh the page to see the changes reflected. 

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Creating Global Canned Responses

With CodeHS Pro, custom canned responses can also be used globally.

To create a global canned response, check "Make this a global canned response visible on any assignment" when creating a canned response.

Check the Make this a global canned response box to use this response on any assignment.

Creating a Canned Response in Fast Grade

Pro teachers can also use and create custom canned responses while grading assignments in Fast Grade.

To create a custom canned response in Fast Grade:

  1. Click on Canned Responses to open the menu

  2. Add a new custom canned response by clicking the + add custom canned response"

  3. Select whether the response should be a global custom canned response.

  4. Click Add Response

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 Fast Grade is available as part of CodeHS Pro. To get CodeHS Pro for your school, contact our team at hello@codehs.com.

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