1 Apr 2018
Before subscribing to the Scomis Webtrain Service, you may want to test your connection to make sure that the software works with your network. You can follow this link - https://support.logmeininc.com/gotowebinar/help/join-a-test-session-g2w060001 - to…
26 Mar 2018
These are the steps to follow to bulk update the Parental Salutation and Parental Addressee fields for a student's record. You can update this field one by one via their profile under…
23 Mar 2018
This is the route to follow to update a student's record to show that they are under adoptive care. First, go to: Tools > Statutory Return Tools > Update Post Looked After…
20 Mar 2018
A CTF has been imported into SIMS, however it has removed the address for the student's contact(s). Generic patch 23690 is available to resolve the issue so that addresses are not removed…
8 Mar 2018
Under data protection leglislation an individual has the right to ask to see a record of information an organisation holds about them, this is commonly referred to as a Subject Access Request. In order to…
7 Mar 2018
The Assessment Manager 7 Exam JC Gradesets have been updated in the Spring 2018 upgrade. Background Every time basedata is imported into Examinations Organiser (EO6), links are made with Assessment Manager (AM7). Specifically result…
6 Mar 2018
It is not possible to report on users SIMS permissions groups in the normal reporting/design report area of SIMS, however there is a workaround as below: Go to Focus > System Manager…
2 Mar 2018
Go to the ... icon in the top right hand of the screen and go to Settings. Scroll down and choose View Advanced Settings Find the button as below under Proxy Setup…
When setting up a new user with access to SIMS, you will need to make sure they have relevant permission groups added to their record. The spreadsheet below shows all of the…
When you have entered students that are siblings into SIMS, they should all pull through to the corresponding Family Links panels as long as the parent's records are the same and "Correspondence" and…
The UCI consists of 13 characters: Centre number (5) Board Identifier (1) Academic year of registration (2) Candidate serial number (4) Check character (1) Centre Number The number of the centre where…
After creating your Domestic Season you will need to open the Basedata window via Focus > Basedata. Right-click the DOM board, and then select "Clone a Previous Series" from the menu displayed…
When trying to run a report in SIMS, the following error appears: Error 1004: Unable to set the LeftFooter property of the PageSetup class Explanation This error occurs when the wrong version…
Variations of error in Nova T sgdclash Tdraw celldata sgdtable TdrawCellData sgdstaff TdrawCellData sgdDays TdrawCellData sgdUnits TDrawCellData sgdAttributes TDrawCellData sgdPPATable TDrawCellData Explanation In some instances, the error can be avoided by not having…
When selecting ethnicity for staff as White British, it appears as Traveller of Irish/Gypsy/Roma Heritage in Census Return. Capita are aware of the problem and have confirmed that it can be ignored. When…
27 Feb 2018
This can be done in two ways:- The User may configure their own home page by using the spanner icon in the top right hand corner of the Home Page itself -…
15 Feb 2018
Sometimes it's necessary to remove a member of staff in SIMS, if they have been added by accident or it's a duplicate staff record. It is very important to only delete a…
This log is available after importing new Assessment Manager resources via Focus>Assessment>Marksheet entry - usually following an upgrade Click Yes – this can take a long time, do not interrupt it, when…
Devon schools use Anycomms to download finance files which consist of the following file types: dt - Devon Transfer ii - Internal Invoices bm - Budget Management pi - Payroll Information To download these files, you…
7 Feb 2018
Occasionally when reporting on Peronnel and Contracts within SIMS, it will display a closed contract for the member of staff. There is no specific option within the Reporting module to only make…