Technical Errors

Reason 0

Check that the SQL Server 2012/14 service is running in services.msc on the school server


Reason 3

DNS Problem: Change server name to IP address in the connect.ini file


Incompatible Database

Run SimsApplicationSetup.exe from S:\SIMS\Setups folder

String too long when applying a patch

Unzip the patch and run dbupgrade as Administrator

Incorrect Connect.ini

Check that the S:\ is connected (Look for red crosses across each drive – click to reconnect them)