Configuration

Configure Aeries Database Connections - Adding A New Year
Configure Aeries Data Base Connections On the Aeries Web  Server(s):   Open the  AeriesNetConnections.config file with Notepad. Please note that you may ...
Thu, Dec 20, 2018 at 11:29 AM
Appsettings.config file in AppSettings
This article details all available settings that can be set in the AppSettings.config file for Aeries. This file is located in a Virtual Directory (AppSetti...
Thu, May 24, 2018 at 3:38 PM
AeriesReportingConfig.config File
This article details all available settings that can be set in the AeriesReportingConfig.config file for Aeries. This file must be saved in two locations:  ...
Fri, Jun 22, 2018 at 4:45 PM
Network Security Basics
Key Points to consider regarding network security: Hackers Check your IIS web logs: IIS7+: %SystemDrive%\inetpub\logs\LogFiles Also, keep an eye ...
Mon, Jan 22, 2018 at 2:33 PM
Aeries System Version Compatibility and Support
Aeries Software is committed to supporting a wide range of environments. These specifications should be used as a general guide. For specific guidance relat...
Wed, Oct 16, 2019 at 9:32 PM
Configuring Active Directory/LDAP Integration
LDAP Configuration In Aeries Web under School Info > School Options at the district level, enter your LDAP connection in the following format: (If your...
Fri, Dec 14, 2018 at 4:48 PM
Adjusting Aeries Timeout
Aeries does not recommend adjusting the timeout value beyond the default of 20 minutes.  However, if your district decides to extend the timeout, here are...
Tue, Aug 27, 2019 at 8:12 AM
Adding a sandbox database to Aeries Web
Here is an example AeriesNetConnections.config file that includes the connection to a sandbox database.      <?xml version="1.0" ...
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 at 10:05 AM
Turning on Beta features
To enable beta features in Aeries Web just add <Beta>True</Beta> line to the AppSettings.config file located in your AppSettings folder.  ...
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 at 2:57 PM
Server Error in Aeries Application - Yellow Screen
If you encounter a Server Error or DataReader error or GetDataReader, or invalid column name error, a common solution to this error is to be sure to apply t...
Mon, May 15, 2017 at 9:42 AM
Configure SMTP (Email) Settings
Aeries needs to send emails to users, parents, and students for a variety of reasons. The Aeries Administrator needs to configure certain settings correctly...
Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 8:46 AM
Custom Message on Staff Login Page
The staff Login page in Aeries can now have custom contents applied to it. This could be used to display an informative message to your staff or for other p...
Fri, May 25, 2018 at 2:51 PM
Integration with Office 365
Integrating Office 365 with Aeries: Requirements:     Must be using a URL that is not load-balanced     URL must contain one child directory (https...
Mon, Oct 14, 2019 at 4:11 PM
Anonymous Statistics Collection
Aeries collects anonymous web traffic analytics within Aeries Web to help better understand how our software is used and ways we can improve it. The goal of...
Mon, Nov 13, 2017 at 3:29 PM
Define Student Grade Levels
Define Student Grade Levels provides users full compatibility for both Transitional Kindergarten and Preschool grade levels. The student grade level stores ...
Thu, Dec 20, 2018 at 11:33 AM
District Rules (District Settings)
The District Settings page in Aeries (formerly called District Rules) is used to specify certain rules and settings and control certain functions performed ...
Fri, Jul 26, 2019 at 2:20 PM
Aeries LOG Table
The LOG is a table in the Aeries database that tracks changes to data, as well as certain system processes. Aeries administrators can query this table at an...
Mon, May 20, 2019 at 6:17 AM
School Contacts
This is a new feature in Aeries that provides a way to designate general School Contacts that will be available in various pages and reports.  Once the Scho...
Fri, Nov 1, 2019 at 6:32 AM
Data Validation (BETA)
The Data Validation system in Aeries is a new feature currently available to early adopters to test out. This powerful feature enables rules to be defined f...
Wed, Oct 16, 2019 at 5:34 PM
Define Required Fields
The Define Required Fields page allows a school to define for a list of fields that can be flagged as required when adding or modifying a record. This will ...
Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 4:10 PM
Define Custom Captions
The Define Custom Captions page will allow Districts and Schools to define captions for the User fields found on most pages, User1 - User8.  Choose the ...
Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at 4:12 PM
SAML IDP in Aeries
Aeries can be used to authenticate logins for Third-Party applications and services using SAML. SAML IDP allows Aeries to act as a SAML Identity Provider fo...
Mon, Oct 7, 2019 at 9:00 AM