Tag Archives: PCSchool Spider

Spider – Issue in FireFox with Report View

ISSUE:  When using PCSchool Spider in Mozilla FireFox web browser and selecting to ‘View’ a report, invalid symbols may appear as shown below: SOLUTION: Reset the default built in PDF viewer in FireFox. Information on how to do this is available … Continue reading

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Counting SQL Users

PCSchool Version 2014.0 or above. PCSchool has now added the ability for SQL schools to view which users are running a Back Office executable (eg. Curric.exe, Debtors.exe). This is often useful if you are doing an Update or End of … Continue reading

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Markbook: Error Generating Spread column already belongs to this Data Table

Issue: When generating a Markbook in PCSchool Spider Web App get the following error. ‘Error: Error generating Spread is A Column named ‘#####’ already belongs to this DataTable:   Solution: Two columns in the Markbook are pointing to the same … Continue reading

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Result Entry XML Formats for Students / Caregivers in Spider

PCSchool Spider allows students and caregivers to view the results / comments entered in by staff and, if the school allows, for predictive results or feedback to be entered in by the student / caregiver. With in the Student Result Entry control … Continue reading

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WSUS Incompatibility – Spider initially fails to start

When logging onto the PCSchool Spider an error presents as: If WSUS is installed on the machine it will change one of the dll’s to the 64 bit. Changing the “32 bit application” to false will start Spider working but … Continue reading

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Crystal Report Error in Spider when Printing Reports

Issue – when printing / viewing reports within the Spider you may receive an error similar to the one below: Solution – Copy the files from the crystal installation to the aspet_client folder inside the website folder.  Copy all the … Continue reading

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Spider and Result Entry xml’s with more than One Format

In Spider for the different result entry formats to work, we should have the Value tag first as shown below: Having the Default Value tag first then the Value tag with Formats underneath is the most efficient method.

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SQL Server 2005/2008/R2 with data migrated from Version 2000

Issue – When opening the Teacher Timetable control in Spider the following error is received:  (The above error states: “Error generating SELECT failed because the following SET options have incorrect settings is ‘ARITHABORT’. Verify that SET options are correct for use … Continue reading

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