2 Dec 2015
If you experience issues accessing printers in older applications such as FMS or Exams Organiser when accessing the Scomis Hosted Applications Service. This tip might help resolve issues such as "Error 218"…
25 Feb 2015
An updated version of AutoUpdate is now available. The new version runs as a Windows Service which has sufficient access permissions to check and update the installed SIMS .net applications folder. This…
25 Sep 2014
Schools who use Third party applications that integrate with SIMS .net will gradually transition to the Scomis VPN version of the External Connector.  This solution uses OpenVPN to create a secure connection…
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…
5 Sep 2014
Corero (Resource32) is a finance application which uses a client application and back end database server.  For a Hosted Applications Customer, Resource32 is installed in a folder on the schools F:\ Drive…
27 Jun 2014
ContactGroup Data Exporter is used for exporting Schools MIS data to be used with the ContactGroup cloud platform. Currently Data Exporter is used for the following services; * CallParents * LookedAfterCall  …
6 Feb 2014
A fault was identified with the Scomis Backup Control utility which results in a SIMS .net database backup not functioning as expected.  The fault has been tracked to a database version name…
10 Dec 2013
If you use Corero for sending orders or remittance advice Emails, you may wish to further configure Outlook to allow replies to automatically be returned to the schools email address. Please ensure…
Corero is a financial package that has the ability to send remittance and orders via email, removing the need to print out and fax/mail completely. Sections in this article: Getting Outlook Setting…
24 Sep 2013
PS Financials is a financial suite that can be hosted on Scomis Hosted Applications.  The suite of applications has a number of configuration files that are used at various stages.  These config…
Following requests from schools who use Corero, a new tool is available that will help to synchronise a folder from the schools workstation/network with a folder on the Hosted Applications Service network…
20 Sep 2013
Occasionally the network administrators disable the Screwdrivers control panel which means that user are unable to set preferences of printers that are available within a Remote Desktop session. The following scripts can…