Category Archives: Messenger v5

M5: Sending an eCard

You can send an eCard in the same way that you usually send a message via  Messenger. If you are new to the Messenger system, please take a look at our Quick Start guide to familiarise yourself with the basics first. … Continue Reading

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Release Note: Messenger 5.8 October 2014

Welcome! Introducing, by popular demand, Messenger v5’s all new eCard functionality. We are really excited to tell you all about our new features; especially the ability to send rewards, merits, certificates, thank you cards, reminders and more to your students … Continue Reading

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Integris G2 Parental Language

Having worked closely with RM to enhance the integration between Integris G2 and our Messenger service we can now copy a student’s language to the parent (as the parent’s language is not made available to us from the G2 MIS!). … Continue Reading

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Release Note: Messenger 5.7 July/September 2014

Welcome! For the latest Messenger update we are rolling out new features in small ‘mini-releases’; the first of which was available in July, the second from Mid-September. When you log in to Messenger 5 following an update you will see … Continue Reading

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Sending a Message from a Mobile Device

Did you know that you can use Messenger v5 to send messages from your mobile device? Being web-based means that the Messenger v5 system can be accessed anywhere with an Internet connection. Whilst some administrative functions are best suited to … Continue Reading

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Save SMS Characters – Abbreviations!

Please remember that any text message containing over 160 characters will be sent as two units (but only one text message). Once you exceed 160 characters the text will change to red and you will see the number of units … Continue Reading

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Pre-Admissions

This functionality exists for SIMS only at present. Any child that has an ‘Application Status’ of “Accepted” in SIMS will appear in a new group on the recipient selection list so that you can select them along with any other … Continue Reading

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Release Note: Messenger 5.6 May/June 2014

Welcome! Following Messenger’s recent “mini-release” (version 5.6.1) we are pleased to announce that version 5.6.2 will be published on June 19th overnight – as usual the upgrade will be silent and you will see the new features available the first … Continue Reading

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Release Note: Messenger 5.5 February 2014

Welcome! After our prestigious 3rd win in a row at the annual bett awards, we are pleased to bring you the latest update to messenger v5. This release brings with it some significant changes to the behind the scenes elements to … Continue Reading

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Where are Contact Details taken from in SIMS?

Number details are taken from the “Family/Home” section.   Open the Contact you wish to edit.   Assuming that the Parental Responsibility box has been checked AND the Priority order is inserted, the numbers will then be read. NOTE: The … Continue Reading

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