SIMnet Projects Improvements and Bug Fixes – January 2014
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General Projects Grading Improvements

1/10/2014
Word Header and Footer Styles – Revised the method of detecting header and footer styles to search for characteristics of the style. For example, the Facet (Even Page) header style has graphics and the page number in the upper left.
1/17/2014:
Excel Headers and Footers – Improved checks for header and footer elements within left, center and right areas.
Power Point Text – Improved two different methods of searching for text. One method is used to determine if a text string is found within a component. The other method is used for matching all of the text within a component.
1/24/2014:
Word Font Family – Added corrections for handling default Calibri font.
1/31/2014:
Excel Pivot Tables – Added an additional check for cell references when comparing data in pivot tables.
Word Header Footer Tab Stops – Added corrections for handling default center and right tab stops.

Bug Fixes

Fixed: 1/3/2014
In Practice – 2013 Excel Wood, Nordell
Independent Project 2-4 : Added grading for alternate methods of applying the $ sign number format.
Fixed: 1/10/2014
A Skills Approach – 2013 Word – Manning and Swinson
Skill Review 3.1 : Project grading was not working correctly for inserting document properties fields.
Challenge Yourself 3.4 : Project grading was not working correctly for the inserting of the Built-In Header/Footer.
Fixed: 1/17/2014
In Practice – 2013 Excel Wood, Nordell
Independent Project 2-5 : Project was not grading correctly for inserting of a Header/Footer.
Fixed: 1/24/2014
In Practice – 2013 Word – Nordell
Independent Project 1-4 : Project was sometimes not grading correctly for the Calibri font in the document.
A Skills Approach – 2013 Word – Manning and Swinson
Challenge Yourself 2.3 : Project was sometimes not grading correctly for the Calibri font in the document.
Fixed: 1/31/2014
In Practice – 2013 Excel Wood, Nordell
Guided Project 1-2 : Grading was adjusted to grade only for the presence of the border line and not the thickness of the border line because the line thickness may vary depending on the method used to add the border.
In Practice – 2013 Word – Nordell
Independent Project 3-4 : Project was not grading correctly for footnote text and footnote mark placement causing false feedback to show β€œCorrect.”
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