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Nesterenko Software Apps - Notes, Recent Changes etc.

Pete Self     -       peteself@nesterenkosoftware.com
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Scroll through various recent notes posted here. Notes are applicable to any of the Nesterenko Software app. eg. New functions, new reports, notable changes etc.
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May 2017 - Timetable Assistant App - New Master Schedule Report which displays Section Size Percent (SectionSize/ClassMax+Flex*100%)
MasterSchedule

May 2017 - Timetable Assistant App - New Master Schedule Simulated Load Report which displays Simulated Load Class Size as a Percent of the # Requests for that Course. Class Load PercentSection Size Percent (SectionSize/#RequestsForCourseCode*100% or if Multi-Section TotalSizeAllSections/#RequestsForCourseCode*100%)
MasterSchedule
May 2016 - Change which provides more useable screen space - hide the MS Office 'Ribbon' at top of screen.
This eliminates the MS Office Ribbon and provides more space on the computer screen for the application.
User can display the MS Office Ribbon, if desired, by clicking on the Show/Hide 'Ribbon' button provided on the Main tab and the Help Tab. This is a toggle button which will display or hide the ribbon.
When the Ribbon is not displayed, to Close a report, while viewing the report, right-click and select 'Close'.
When the Ribbon is not displayed, to Print a report, while viewing the report, right-click and select 'Print'.


May 2016 - Timetable Assistant App - Change to Master Schedule Report - display actual Grade in left column (rather than 1 2 3 4)
MasterSchedule


May 2016 - Timetable Assistant App - New Report - Master Schedule by Pathway Report - similar to Master Schedule by Department Report - This report displays a separate page for each Pathway (5th Character of Course Code) eg. 'C' (College) on separate page, D (Academic) on separate page etc.
MasterSchedule


2015 - Scheduled Sections - not used by many but this allows users to quickly view the 'Scheduled Sections' in a Master Schedule Report, without 'Transferring To Master'
MasterSchedule


2015 - Available Seats Report This is a Master Schedule Report but with the number of seats avaiable rather than the number of students currently in the class.
MasterSchedule
Master Schedule Available Seats Report - Academic Courses Only      - Could also do Selective Import to view only Available Seats in Academic courses, for instance
Master Schedule Available Seats Report - Science Courses Only      - Could also do Selective Import to view only Available Seats in Science courses, for instance
Note - Also added Available Seats column to reports in the Course Request Tally/Sectioning Assistant application.


2015 - Capacity Report This is a Master Schedule Report but with the Class Maximum displayed for each class rather than the number of students currently in the class.
MasterSchedule


Courses Exceeding Maximum by Teacher Report
Courses Exceeding Maximum by Teacher Report      - Has always existed. Many users didn't realize. SomeBoards use this for analyzing/resolving Collective Bargaining Agreement Teacher workload issues.


Include the Teacher name on the 'Master Schedule by Department Report'
Master Schedule by Department Report showing Teacher Name       - New for 2014. One version without Teacher name. One version with Teacher name.


International Languages - LWSBD etc. - now placed in proper grade.
Sample Master Schedule Report       - Notice LWSBD1-01 Semester 2 Period 2 is placed in Grade 10


# Credits ('Lines') by Block
Classroom Sections by Semester, Block Report      - This report has always existed. Some users disn't realize.
Classroom Sections by Department Report       - This report has always existed. Some users disn't realize.