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…
4 Jan 2013
When entering hours worked into Claims remember that the time must be entered in hours & minutes separated by a colon, not in decimal time. Entering the hours worked in a decimal…
3 Oct 2012
How to use the Data Collection Sheet functionality This guide can be downloaded as a PDF or Word Document: SLG Data Collection Sheet Information PDF SLG Data Collection Sheet Information DOC  …
1 Oct 2012
Use of this procedure is entirely at your own risk This procedure and the application “Safetech” if used incorrectly can and will cause irrecoverable data loss How to: EMERGENCY Recovery Procedure Problem/Cause:…
28 Sep 2012
You may be requested to download and run the Data Collection application on your SIMS Server as a result of a support call. In most cases we can collect the data via…
23 Aug 2012
There are a wide range of devices running the Android Operating System, with sizes ranging from smart phones to Smart pads, and produced by a range of diffrent manafacturers. Most of the…
If your the wireless network you are connecting to is a Managed Network, then you will need to provide your Network Administrator with the iPad’s MAC Address. To obtain this first Tap…
8 Aug 2012
Some managed networks require that your wireless device’s MAC Address ( a unique identifying code) be added to a list of devices that have permission to join the network. To obtain the…
7 Aug 2012
Some networks require you to use a proxy server to access the Internet. A proxy server is another computer or device that acts as an intermediary between you and the Internet by…
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 Jun 2012
If you are using the Terminal Server and don't have the VPN addon, Timetablers won't be able to work on the time table from home. However, Capital have a Satellite application that…
24 May 2012
In a normal school environment where each member of staff has their own computer with a local copy of SIMS .net installed.  Each member of staff had their own custom version of…
24 Apr 2012
Since upgrading to Office 2010 on the SIMS Terminal Server, Quickletter does not have the same "Quick Letter Save and Close" button as before. Due to the changes that Microsoft have made…
12 Apr 2012
Groupcall Emerge is an innovative app for iPhone, iPod, iPad and Andriod devices that enables schools to have an up to the minute copy of SIMS data on a hand held device.…
30 Mar 2012
The Microsoft Remote Desktop application is usually installed with all Microsoft Windows operating systems.  It is used to connect to a remote computer, such as the scomis Terminal Server or another server/computer…
16 Mar 2012
The Exams A2C application secures Exam entries using public key encryption.  In order to send and receive exam results you will need to apply for an access key from the Exam board.…
30 Jan 2012
Payroll 2 FMS is an application that was developed for schools who wish to import payroll information from their payroll provider into FMS 6 auto reconciliation format. Once setup, the software is…
24 Jan 2012
Academy schools have a different start of financial year than state schools.  Therefore when using the Claims application to generate a claim, the claim period will be wrong. A new version of…
9 Nov 2011
Schools who use the Scomis Hosted Applications Service must use the SWGfL smart host for sending email notification messages for BACS payments.  Schools will not be able to use their own hosted…
20 Oct 2011
Our Server 2008 Terminal Server platform has been enabled with a truly Printer independent Driverless solution called Screw Drivers.  The product removes many of the restrictions surrounding host based printers. You will need to…
19 Sep 2011
The EMS/One Team has reported that they are not getting any data. Looking at the SIMS .net task logs shows that; Post Failed : The underlying connection was closed: Could not establish…
8 Sep 2011
Terminal Server (Remote Desktop) crashes and closes the Terminal Server connection. Details of the fault may include "faulting module sdrdp5.dll" ScoMIS have identified that the problem is caused by our Driverless Printing…