2 Jun 2017
Depending on how it was installed, the settings for McAfee Anti-Virus software may not be optimally configured for the best protection. For this reason, you can check the settings as per the…
22 May 2017
This release adds support for: Windows 10 Update To avoid system instability, upgrade VirusScan Enterprise to Patch 11. McAfee VirusScan Enterprise 8.8 Patch 11 Standalone Patch 11 Mcafee Zip Password: Contact Scomis Service Desk…
21 Dec 2015
There is occasionally an issue where users who have McAfee Antivirus are unable to send emails through Outlook. When you try to test the server settings and see why it is failing…
12 Nov 2015
There is currently a known issue with the Mcafee Antivirus auto updating or manually updating on a South West Grid for Learning connection. This appears to be an issue across all versions of anti…
23 Feb 2015
Before setting the password it is important to remember that if you lose or forget the password, it cannot be recovered.  Also remember that passwords are case sensitive. Click the File Button ,…
20 Jan 2015
Google and SWGfL Internet Filtering Changes Google searches utilise encryption technologies for added security and where this has previously been optional, it will be made mandatory by them in early February 2015.…
9 Sep 2014
In order to view web pages when using a SWGfL internet connection within school you will need to set Internet Explorer to use a SWGfL proxy Server.   To do this: Open…
7 Aug 2014
McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator 5.1.1 is now available for download, this release is Windows Server 2012 Compatible...   Note: Scomis does not support these applications beyond making them available for download   Release Notes…
1 May 2014
Correct at time of release. Please see below for supported software versions Management Information System - Capita SIMS Capita FMS6 The Customer shall ensure that its software at the Location shall be…
19 Nov 2013
Java 6 Vulnerability Scomis are being contacted by an increasing number of schools who have had their computers infected with malware. This coincides with the discovery of vulnerability within Java 6 which…
23 Sep 2013
If you are having issues accessing links sent within an email from Devon County Councils School Communications please work through the following instructions: Go to internet explorer Click ‘tools’ and then ‘Internet…
13 Mar 2013
Top 15 Windows 8 Shortcut Keys. With the changes made to Windows with the introduction of Windows8 and the new Metro tile interface some important items are no longer accessible in the…
27 Jul 2012
How to connect to an iPad to a Wi-Fi or Wireless Network   To connect your iPad to a wireless network : 1) Start the iPad. 2) Tap on the Settings icon...…
18 May 2012
Torbay Council Intranet is called Insight. Also the telephone directory is called corp-toad2. To access these sites (if you do not have access already) you will have to do the following: Go…
16 Jan 2012
Ensure that the Reviewing section is showing in the options at the top of the screen. You can either click on the arrows to go through each one to check you are happy with…
Text file types .doc – Microsoft Word Document - Automatically selected when saving in Word 2003 .docx – Microsoft Word Document - Automatically selected when saving in Word 2007 and 2010. Cannot…
12 Jan 2012
I need to run a Command Prompt as a an administrator, how do I open an Elevated Command Prompt? There will need to be a user that has Administrative rights associated with…
7 Sep 2011
Sometimes SIMS .net or FMS will just not connect to the database server.  Use this F.A.Q. to help work out if the workstation that you are using can access the database server…