How do I set grades/comments to be released manually (hidden until posted)?

If your course is set up to release grades/comments automatically (as soon as entered), you can change the default setting so grades/comments remain hidden until you post them.

To set grades/comments to be released manually for all assignments in the course:

  • Click the Grades link in course navigation.
  • Click the Settings menu (gear icon) in the upper right corner.
  • Click the Grade Posting Policy tab.
  • Select the 'Manually Post Grades' option.
  • Click the Update button.
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To set grades/comments to be released manually for an individual assignment:

  • Click the Grades link in course navigation.
  • Hover over the desired assignment title, click the options menu (three-dot icon) and select the 'Grade Posting Policy' option.
  • Select the 'Manually' option.
  • Click the Save button.
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