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Banner 7


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Banner 7

  1. 1. Extreme Makeover – SCT Banner 7.0 Edition What’s new in SCT Banner ® Student 7.0
  2. 2. Before We Begin… Session Rules of Etiquette <ul><li>Please turn off your cell phone/pager </li></ul><ul><li>If you must leave early, please do so as discreetly as possible </li></ul><ul><li>Please avoid side conversations during the session </li></ul><ul><li>Thank you for your cooperation! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Introduction <ul><li>Here’s what others have said about Banner Student 7.0: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>“Well, the interface seems to be much more user friendly.” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“I think the staff will enjoy the new look and feel and that in turn will increase productivity.” </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>“Easier end-user interactivity. Intuitive navigation and data entry.” </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Banner’s Extreme Makeover <ul><li>What’s different from 6.x to 7.x? </li></ul>
  5. 5. New Screen Resolution <ul><li>More space => Less scrolling By using more of the screen, forms require less scrolling in Banner 7.0. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Navigational Enhancements <ul><li>There are more options for moving around in Banner 7.0, including function keys, right-clicking with your mouse and more. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Main Menu Changes <ul><li>The “Go” box changed to “Go To”; you can now use the Up and Down Arrow keys to scroll through recently used forms </li></ul><ul><li>Now you can use the F5 key to navigate to a different form (Alternative to Direct Access) </li></ul><ul><li>All icons visible in the Main menu </li></ul>
  8. 8. Tabs, Tabs, Tabs… <ul><li>Some Banner forms now have a tabbed interface rather than the traditional Banner window appearance. Tabs are used to arrange information in a meaningful way and allow you to navigate easily between groups or blocks. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Navigating to the Next Block <ul><li>Now you can use any of the following to navigate within tabbed forms: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Ctrl-TAB (forward) and Ctrl-Shift-TAB (backward) to move through the tabs on a form </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Ctrl – Page Down (forward) and Ctrl- Page Up (backward) through tabs (same as Banner 6) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>F2 (the List Tab Pages key) displays a list of other tabbed windows on the form. Use the mouse or the Up and Down arrow keys to select a different TAB, and the Enter key to select that tab </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Accessing Options <ul><li>To access Options you can: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Press F5 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Right-click anywhere on the form </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Use the Options Pull down menu </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Navigating in 7.0 Example SHATAEQ
  12. 12. Navigating in 7.0 Example Use F5 or right-click to view Options Click X to close
  13. 13. Usability Enhancements <ul><li>Many enhancements make Banner 7.0 easier to use. Some of these include: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Smart Toolbar </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Search/Calendar icons </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Prompts </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Clickable check box labels </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>‘Options’ Available with Right-Click with Mouse </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Smart Toolbar <ul><li>Most icons have changed their picture; some icons have been moved for better grouping; some icons have been removed. In addition, there are some new icons. Below is a picture of the new toolbar. </li></ul>
  15. 15. Smart Toolbar – Cont. <ul><li>All 3 X’s in a form work the same. First hit to either X will exit you from the form. Hit any X again, you are able to exit your Banner session. </li></ul>Close Banner Close Form Close Banner Close Form Close Banner Close Form
  16. 16. Calendar Icon <ul><li>A new calendar icon has been added to any date fields that are data-enterable. </li></ul><ul><li>Click on the icon to select a date from the calendar and have it drop into the Date field. </li></ul>
  17. 17. Usability Enhancements - Examples
  18. 18. Options with Right-Click and Mouse <ul><li>Available options can now be accessed by right-clicking on a form from anywhere on the blank canvas (not from a field) including: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Rollback </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Save </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Exit </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Print </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Add to Personal Menu (add ANY form to your custom ‘My Banner’ menu with a single click) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Form Specific options </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Extreme Makeover – SCT Banner 7.0 Edition BEFORE and AFTER
  20. 20. After the Extreme Makeover! <ul><li>Let’s take a look at many of our most commonly used forms in Banner 7. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>SPAIDEN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SGASTDN </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SFAREGS </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>SHADEGR </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>TSAAREV </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MOVE THAT BUS! </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. Look at the old… SPAIDEN Before
  22. 22. SPAIDEN 7.0
  23. 23. SGASTDN After
  24. 24. SFAREGS After
  25. 25. SHADEGR After
  26. 26. TSAAREV After
  27. 27. Questions & Answers <ul><li>Please feel free to ask any questions you may have at this time. </li></ul>
  28. 28. Acknowledgements <ul><li>Much of the content and the source of the information and screen shots was taken from a presentation by Bill Zimmer and Pat Lawler of SunGard SCT, presented at the SunGard SCT Summit, March 7, 2005. </li></ul><ul><li>Other content from UMDNJ (University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey), ‘What’s New in Banner 7 General Navigation Upgrade Guide.’ </li></ul><ul><li>UNH CIS Training Center </li></ul>