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Emerge for Parents – User Account Registration

When your school has installed the required software on their server, they will send out an invitation for you to use the Emerge for Parents service. If you have not yet received an invitation, please speak to your school, bearing … Continue Reading

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What is Xpressions?

Groupcall Xpressions is an App which enables schools to share certain elements from their MIS data instantly and securely with parents on their smartphones or tablets. It is powered by Emerge, which is installed across an estate of approximately 10,000 devices … Continue Reading

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Emerge Admin User & App

In order to perform some of the core administrative functions required for Emerge, each installation will require at least one user that has the “Emerge Admin” Profile assigned in the Management Console. From the Emerge Management Console on the Server; … Continue Reading

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Emerge Device Proxy Settings

Many schools and local authorities control access to the Internet through a proxy server; Emerge of course allows for this scenario. You should ensure the Emerge Management Console is configured correctly prior to following any steps on devices here. The … Continue Reading

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Emerge 2.6+

  This release note covers the features added in the 2.6 and later family of Emerge releases across all supported platforms. This includes but is not limited to – 2.6 for iOS devices, and 2.70 for Android devices. The Windows … Continue Reading

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EMC Groups Tab

Groups, is an optional section for Emerge, and would be used to mass assign users for shared devices. Add a New Group Ensure you are in the ‘Groups’ area of the console. To add a new group, click the Add … Continue Reading

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EMC Users Tab

Emerge will require user accounts to be created to use for accessing data within the App on devices.   Add a New User Ensure you are in the ‘Users’ area of the console. To add a new user, click the … Continue Reading

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Emerge User Profiles

It is necessary to associate each user with a profile that controls what information they have access to in the Emerge App itself. The current profiles are outlined below. Profile Name Senior Management Team 2 Teacher 2 Teacher (No Session Attendance) Emerge … Continue Reading

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EMC Settings Tab

There are some key pieces of information that need to be configured in settings before any devices or users are created. Service URL 1We recommend, if not already in place, that the server on which Emerge is installed is assigned … Continue Reading

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Emerge Devices – Windows 8.1

A wide range of devices have been tested with Emerge for Windows 8.1, but as there is a constantly changing landscape of devices running Windows, it would be impossible to provide a totally comprehensive list.  The minimum requirements therefore to … Continue Reading

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