4 Apr 2018
The following FAQ demonstrates how to import a Report Definition File (.RptDef) into SIMS.net. If the file is 'zipped', download the zip file to a location of your choice or copy the…
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…
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…
4 Jan 2018
Columns relating to statutory guidance are displayed with a green background and can be identified by the letter Y in the PoS Expectations heading. Columns that relate to non-statutory guidance are displayed…
15 Nov 2016
It is possible to send InTouch messages to contacts of students who have now left. There are currently two workarounds for this: Create a User Defined Group for the Contacts Go to…
3 Aug 2016
Managing Reports on SIMS – Changes from Summer 2016 Upgrade As you know, when a user creates a report within SIMS, only that user can amend or delete the report. Other users…
24 Nov 2014
To enable the icons for Pupils Staff etc along the top of SIMS you need to look in the Tools menu. Click Tools Then Setups - User Options Under 3. Visual Settings put…
Rooms are brought across from SIMS when you open FMS Equipment Register. To Change or Update the rooms in Equipment Register you must open SIMS: In SIMS Click Focus -> School - Rooms Browse…
17 Sep 2012
This report uses all of the non-confidential School Workforce Census fields within SIMS and should be sent out to all staff in September of each year, in order to get all your…
12 Dec 2011
Top Ten Reasons for Giving your Teachers Access to SIMS in the Classroom 1          Sims Home Page The SIMS Home Page is the key place where a class teacher, Head of Year…