Jenzabar JICS URL Shortener

By | asp.net, code

In my current position at PBA, I’m required to manage our internal web application which is a product developed by Jenzabar called JICS (Jenzabar Internet Campus Solution). The product will create very long and cumbersome URLs which makes it difficult to advertise a specific page within the product in places such as printed materials or in conversation.   For example one location in the product containing files for students to download might be something like…

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Importing Photo IDs from a University Card System into JICS

By | SSIS

At this year’s Jenzabar Annual Meeting (JAM) in Orlando, Florida, I was provided the opportunity to present a process that Palm Beach Atlantic University utilizes to import photos created from a picture card id system into Jenzabar’s Internet Campus Solution (JICS). This process was developed using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and Visual Studio .NET 2008. This presentation complete with a working code sample and instructions are available for download here: ImportingCardPhotos.zip (3.42 mb)

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Importing Outlook Calendar events into a JICS Calendar Portlet

By | asp.net

One of the issues our JICS user’s have run across when trying to import Microsoft Outlook Calendar events into a Calendar portlet is that some calendar items end up not showing up after they go through the process of exporting to a .csv file and importing the file using the JICS Calendar import utility. We tested various things and discovered the main issue was event listings with descriptions were the only ones not showing up. …

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