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RESOLVED – Issue loading SIMbook & Lesson Content.

An unexpected issue occurred with the content origin that supplies SIMbook and Lesson content. This issue occurred from 7:50 AM – 9:10AM Central, Wednesday, September 5th. Students may have received a blue screen or a 404 not found message. We appreciate your patience and apologize for the inconvenience. Should you or your students experience any … Continue reading

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RESOLVED – Buy Online Option Unavailable

RESOLVED. The Buy Online option in SIMnet regained full functionality around 6:15PM Eastern on September 4th. Currently, Microsoft Azure is still reporting there is a potential for service disruption, but our monitors indicate all services remain online and available. A weather related event caused an issue with the hosting provider that powers the Buy Online … Continue reading

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RESOLVED: Missing Modules Issue Tuesday, September 4th

Due to an unexpected issue some students may have incorrectly received a “missing modules” error from on Tuesday, September 4th, 2018 from 4:30PM – 5:10PM Eastern time. This issue would have prevented students from completing SIMnet 2016 assignments during this timeframe. Students may need to logout of SIMnet prior to attempting another assignment. We appreciate … Continue reading

All of August’s Office 365 Changes
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All of August’s Office 365 Changes

Microsoft is constantly updating and tweaking Office 365. It’s what you’d expect from an always-evolving online app. But it can be tough to keep a handle on what’s happening in the world of Office 365, so it’s nice to see monthly roundups of everything that’s new. MSPowerUser has the full rundown on August’s changelog. From … Continue reading

Mac Users May Want to Upgrade Their OS
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Mac Users May Want to Upgrade Their OS

Starting next month, some Mac users with subscriptions to Office 365 won’t be getting any new features for the online software suite. Microsoft has announced that new feature updates will only be available for Mac users running the Sierra or High Sierra operating systems. Microsoft announced the change in a support document .”As of the … Continue reading

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Meet the New Champion of Excel

He’s 15 years old, and he just won $10,000 in the Microsoft Office World Championship. We’re talking about Kevin Dimaculangan, the teenager who performed better than any other at the yearly competition for creating documents, spreadsheets, and presentations. From Fortune: When Florida high school student Kevin Dimaculangan heard last year that one of his teachers was … Continue reading