Can I have custom user logins instead of the default student and teacher login accounts?
This is particularly useful at the beginning of the school year or when
the My sCool Server is being deployed for the first time or when mass
accounts need to be created for conducting examinations.
We can help you do that if you provide us the details prior to shipping of your MSS appliance. Or you can also create the same yourself via the user management
module accessible to the administrator.
Recommended scheme for creating student user-ids on the My sCool Server is available herein
User Management playlist of videos
What is the recommended scheme for student account creation?
The My sCool Server facilitates continuity in learning. Thus, it is strongly recommended that student accounts should be created first time when they access the computer lab and deleted only once they have passed out of school. This ensures that they ...
Do I need to learn anything additional to start using the server?
No, once the server is connected to the network and all systems have been booted over the network, the experience of the desktop environment is almost the same as that detailed in most of the textbooks. Hence to get up and running, the accompanying ...
Can I do my custom lesson planning on the MSS?
The MSS is pre-loaded with some world leading Learning Management System tools such as Moodle and Kolibri (from Learning Equality). A teacher can easily plan and design their custom lessons by weaving together the huge amounts of pre-loaded open ...
Does the factory restore feature restore all user data?
No, as the name “factory restore” suggests, it is designed to restore only the system state to a state when the server left the factory. However, user data is not deleted or modified by this process, so if the data is still on the disk then it would ...
How to mass delete users?
Mass deletion of users There could be a need to delete several users and their data quickly when students graduate and pass out of the school or after assessments are conducted and the temporary accounts created for the assessments need to be ...