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Location: Assignment settings link in Administration > Modules > Activities
This is for setting the default maximum file upload size (subject to course and site limits).
Show recent submissions
This is for setting whether students can see other students' recent assignment submissions in the Recent Activity block and the Full report of recent activity. Teachers can always see all recent submissions. If disabled, students can only see their own recent submissions.