Canvas (myCourses): Chalk & Wire My Profile setup

Task: This article describes how to set up your My Profile.


IMPORTANT! The My Profile activity requires the precise completion of four tasks in order to submit it. Please review each step carefully.

Properly completed MyProfile page

  1. Review the instructions for the four tasks
  • Note that there are four required tasks to complete before the Submit button will activate.
  • The grey areas are the assignment instructions.

Granite State College MyProfile page with four required tasks in grey boxes

  1. Create and upload the required content.
  • Use the Text Block for your profile and Share URL.
  • Use Add File for your JPEG and résumé.
  • When your new content is added, drag it where it belongs using the cross icon.

Granite State College MyProfile page with new content being added

How to Obtain A Share URL

A Share URL is a secure link to your e-portfolio that shows your progress in the form of a working website. When you create a Share URL for your portfolio, you must keep it active (don’t delete it).

  1. From the Dashboard, click “Portfolios”

Chalk and Wire dashboard with Portfolios button highlighted

  1. Select the portfolio you want to share

Portfolio menu

  1. In your portfolio, click the blue Sharing button

Sharing dialogue box

  1. Generate the URL, copy it

Share URL dialogue box with copying feature

  1. Return to the My Profile activity
  • Click the My Profile activity.

TEST - Project Management menu with My Profile link

  1. Paste the Share URL into a Text Block and Save
  • Add a new Text Block.
  • Paste the Share URL in the text block.


Users should be able to set up a MyProfile page in Chalk and Wire.

Further reading:

Chalk & Wire faculty articles

Need additional help?

Please use this link to the ET&S Help Desk team to locate your local campus contact information.  Use the “Submit a Question” for your campus to enter an online support request. 


Article ID: 3923
Thu 3/25/21 3:28 PM
Sun 4/10/22 4:46 PM
Applicable Institution(s):
Granite State College (GSC)