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This import needs to be done daily.  I usually completed it around 3:00 pm.    

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The Via by Watermark application/service is used by the School of Education. Data from CAMS is exported on a daily schedule in the early morning hours. Data can be imported as changes are known to have happened, or on a regular schedule.

Data is imported to Via interactively using their website administrative console. Steps:

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  1. Navigate web browser to: https://www.vialivetext.com/

2. Get the credentials from IT.

  1. Sign on with an administrative account that has permission to import data
  2. Click Import button on the top of the page
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  1. Click Import Users on the left hand side of the screen.
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  1. Click the upload file button near the top of the page.

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  1. Navigate to: \\mobap.edu\Files\Education\Watermark\Exports

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  1. . You will need to be signed on to a computer on the MBU local network with a MBU fuser account with rights to the School of Education local network shared folder (commonly known as the "K: drive folder", and you can also navigate to this folder using a mapped "K:" drive, though this is not necessary).
  2. Find the most recent users file that was added to the folder.  The date the file was added is at the end of the filename.
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  1. Double click on file to import into Via Watermark

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  1. Repeat this process with Group Template, Groups, and Membership.

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  1. Hierarchy and Academic Data

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  1. are not imported.