Manual Extract Bridge Setup

To begin using DSL's Manual Extract Bridge there are a few things you will need to set-up at your school/district before you begin:


  • You must set up SIS Liberty on a computer that has network access to the computer that has your Manual Extract data.




Sources

Once you have selected Manual Extract as your bridge from the bridge drop-down, you should see a new list of parameters:

Enter a name for the source: (this will be linked to the school added to the Schools tab)


Sources

Sources





  • Manual Extract Folder: This is the location of the Manual Extract data, you can browse (click the ellipses) or enter the information directly.

If you click the Test button, you can test your settings.

Test results should appear in the "Test Results" section; below is a list of many of the results, and possible hints on troubleshooting them:

  • Connection Successful.: This message indicates success. Your connection is now ready to use.


  • If the connection fails there should be some indication of what went wrong. More information can be obtained from the logs.

If you need more general information about the layout of this tab please see: Discovery's SIS Liberty: Sources Tab

Basic Schools Tab
Any Discovery Licenses that exist in the License folder at:
\Documents\DiscoverySoftware\Licenses will automatically be added into the Schools list

Schools



  • Click Add to add your first school by locating your schools license key, provided by Discovery Care (if not automatically imported)
  • Source: Select your source from the connection drop-down and you should see a new list of parameters:

Under School Information:

Enter the School or Building Number for your school; if you do not have a school number leave this field blank.

Click the Test button.

Test results should appear in the "Test Results" section; below is a list of many of the results, and possible hints on troubleshooting them:


  • School Validated.: This is the success message, this indicates your setup is working and you are ready to extract.



In general if you do not receive a School Verified message then there is a problem internally and you will need to contact Discovery Support for assistance.

You can see how to set up your school's photos on this page: Discovery's SIS Liberty: Schools Photo Tab

If you need more general information about the layout of schools tab please see: Discovery's SIS Liberty: Schools Tab