7 Feb 2011
The Driverless Printing Solution on the SIMS Terminal Server gives a number of Advanced Options that extend the functionality of the software. Open the ScrewDrivers v4 Control Panel. Click on the name…
By Default the Scomis Driverless Printing will only create 2 Printers on the Terminal Server.  This has been designed to help make more efficient use of Server resources. If you have more…
2 Feb 2011
Idle time limits on the Hosted Application Service for SIMS disconnecting users Updated December 2015 This article covers the Idle session limits on the hosted application service" which is the length of…
26 Oct 2010
Scomis are able to provide remote support to customer using various methods. We can remotely support your hosted SIMS session by simply asking the user to allow us to share their session…
30 Sep 2010
If your screen goes black or is un-responsive, and you can't run the Focus > Exit menu route in SIMS .net.  Try the following method to force a logout of from the…
10 Aug 2010
If the term starts on the 1st September but your pupils are not due in until the 3rd September, because you have teacher training days on the 1st and 2nd September, SIMS .net will allow…
1) Navigate to Tools/Performance/Assessment/Wizard Manager. 2) Click on  the name of the Key Stage you want and then click on next. 3) Select the year group and then click on next. 4) Highlight…
Navigate to Focus/school/pastoral structure/current or next years academic structure (depending on when you want to make the changes from) Click on go Click on + next to house Right click on house Select…
2 Aug 2010
This article provides basic recommendations for configuring Wireless Access Points.  It is not intended as a definative guide for setting up a Wireless Access Point. Configure the access point to use an…
To enter an Occasional Day: Navigate to Focus/School/School diary Right click on the appropriate day select new public holiday You will need to set up a category for Occasional Day the first time…
29 Jun 2010
NovaT6 will prompt for a username and password on the Hosted Terminal Server if the user has launched NovaT6 from a custom shortcut. The Hosted Terminal Server uses Windows Authentication for Database…
12 May 2010
Snapshot Viewer may be downloaded from the Microsoft website at the following link:- http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=b73df33f-6d74-423d-8274-8b7e6313edfb&displaylang=en kb1019   Reviewed 31/07/2015
Adobe Flash Player is an activeX control that is required for many multimedia websites and CD-ROM titles.  Microsoft Windows XP on CC3 networks build with version 6 of Flash Player installed (Please…
If you try to run a shockwave flash file (.swf) from a website in Internet Explorer 7 or 8, it may fail to run and you will only see a blank page…
13 Apr 2010
A presentation about Using the Scomis Website [swfobj src="http://faq.scomis.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/04/Using-the-ScoMIS-Website.swf" alt="A Powerpoint Presentation introducing the New Scomis Website" width="625" height="476" align="center" allowfullscreen="true"]   Reviewed 22/12/2014
22 Feb 2010
If the school are using the RM Server Backup then the RM CC4 Management Console databases are normally backed up daily, however if the school are using a Remote Backup solution then…