Coded Messages

Coded messages for Project and Resources Assignments and what they mean.

Project Upload Messages

When uploading your project file, you may come across a popup message. These messages indicate that your file was not uploaded to SIMnet. Review the messages below to determine why your file was not uploaded and the next course of action.

SIMnet Upload Message
  • CODE: P-001: An error occurred uploading the file. There was an issue during the upload process. Your file may not have been uploaded because of a connection issue or there may be an issue with the file itself. If the issue persists you may need to download a new file and complete the project again.

  • CODE: P-002: An error occurred reading the file. Your file cannot be reviewed by SIMnet. If the issue persists you may need to download a new file and complete the project again.

  • CODE: P-003: File must be smaller than 10MB. Your file is too large. SIMnet files are always smaller than 10MB. Review your file for what has made it too large and remove the inappropriate information. Some users find that one of their Excel worksheets has a large number of blank lines that must be removed.

  • CODE: P-004: For Word projects, upload a file with a .docx file extension.

  • CODE: P-005: For PowerPoint projects, upload a file with a .pptx file extension.

  • CODE: P-006: For Excel projects, upload a file with a .xlsx file extension.

  • CODE: P-007: For Access projects, upload a file with a .accdb file extension.

  • CODE: P-008: For this Access project, upload a file with a .xlsx file extension. You have uploaded the wrong type of file for the project. Review the file and file type you are attempting to upload and make sure it is the correct file type for the assignment your are attempting. If you do not have the correct file type you may not have the appropriate version of Office or may have used an incorrect start file. Download a fresh file and work from the appropriate Microsoft Office software for your project.

  • CODE: P-009: The file does not contain your unique signature. Ensure that the uploaded file was obtained by downloading the project start file from SIMnet.

  • CODE: P-010: The file is not from the correct project. Ensure that the uploaded file was obtained by downloading the project start file from SIMnet.

  • CODE: P-011: The unique signature in the file is invalid. Ensure that the uploaded file was obtained by downloading the project start file from SIMnet.

  • CODE: P-012: The file or contents within the file do not contain your unique signature. Ensure that the uploaded file was obtained by downloading the project start file from SIMnet. Each SIMnet project must be completed by using a fresh project start file obtained from your account. These messages indicate that your file came from somewhere other than the assignment page or do not contain only your work. You must download a new file and complete your assignment

  • CODE: P-013: Filename cannot contain tilde character (~). Edit your file name to no longer contain the ~ character

  • CODE: P-014: Not a supported Microsoft Office version. The file was edited with Application ApplicationVersion. Your file has been edited using software that is not approved for your assignment. You will need to download a fresh project start file and complete the assignment using only approved software. Review the 👉 Best Practices page to determine the appropriate software for your project.

Resource Assignment Upload Messages

  • CODE: R-001: An error occurred uploading the resource file. There was an issue during the upload process. Your file may not have been uploaded because of a connection issue or there may be an issue with the file itself. If the issue persists you may need to download a new file and complete the assignment again.

  • CODE: R-002: An error occurred reading the file. Your file cannot be reviewed by SIMnet. If the issue persists you may need to download a new file and complete the assignment again.

  • CODE: R-003: Resource file must be smaller than 10MB. Your file is too large. SIMnet files are always smaller than 10MB. Review your file for what has made it too large and remove the inappropriate information. Some users find that one of their Excel worksheets has a large number of blank lines that must be removed.

  • CODE: R-004: For this resource assignment, the file must be a Microsoft Word file with a .docx extension.

  • CODE: R-005: For this resource assignment, the file must be a Microsoft PowerPoint file with a .pptx extension.

  • CODE: R-006: For this resource assignment, the file must be a Microsoft Excel file with an .xlsx extension.

  • CODE: R-007: For this resource assignment, the file must be a Microsoft Access file with an .accdb extension. You have uploaded the wrong type of file for the resource assignment. Review the file and file type you are attempting to upload and make sure it is the correct file type for the assignment your are attempting. If you do not have the correct file type you may not have the appropriate version of Office or may have used an incorrect start file. Download a fresh file and work from the appropriate Microsoft Office software for your project.

  • CODE: RP-009: The resource file does not contain your unique signature. Ensure that the uploaded file was obtained by downloading the resource start file from SIMnet.

  • CODE: R-010: The file did not originate from the primary start file for this assignment. Ensure that the uploaded file was obtained by downloading the resource start file from SIMnet.

  • CODE: R-011: The unique signature in the file is invalid. Ensure that the uploaded file was obtained by downloading the resource start file from SIMnet.

  • CODE: R-012: The file or contents within the file do not contain your unique signature. Ensure that the uploaded file was obtained by downloading the resource start file from SIMnet. Each SIMnet project must be completed by using a fresh Resource start file obtained from your account. These messages indicate that your file came from somewhere other than the assignment page or do not contain only your work. You must download a new file and complete your assignment

  • CODE: R-013: The resource assignment requires an unknown or unsupported resource file extension: FileExt. Please review the noted file extension. Your file must match the supported resource file extension required by your instructions.