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Welcome to the IUG Forum

The IUG provides a forum where you can discuss things related to Innovative software as well as sharing tips and tricks, files, etc. The forum took the place of the IUG listserv, and it offers the best of both worlds: You can subscribe to the forum b...
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Job Posting: MOBIUS Manager, IT

MOBIUS, a nonprofit library consortium based in Columbia, MO has a job opening for a Manager, Information Technology. MOBIUS manages a Sierra system and INN-Reach system for Missouri libraries. To find out more or apply, please go to: https://mo...
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SIerra Web and Macros

Hi all - We are playing around with Sierra Web and are wondering if anyone has worked with Macros in the web interface. Are there special keystrokes that should be added to the macro? Any advice is appreciated. Kate -- Katherine (Kate) Win...
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Sierra - in what sense of "the cloud"?

Hi - reading III's latest press release, I am wondering - in what sense is Sierra "in the cloud"? Is the platform not hosted on traditional servers, but hosted on a cloud platrofm? Is that at Innovative, or on a third-party cloud? And is ...
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Crazyegg in Classic Webpac

Is anyone using Crazyegg in their classic webpac? I couldn't find anything in the list archives - which surprised me - but we would love to hear what others' experience with crazyegg has been. Thanks, Bruce. PS And I notice I cannot add...
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Searching create lists for records that don't have a certain field?

Is it possible to search create lists for records where a field does not occur? I'm trying to find records that have a specific ICODE and do not have a call number field in the item record. I've tried searching for call number = "" and ca...
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Data Exchange/Course Reserve maintenance

Hello everyone, Each semester I receive an Excel spreadsheet from our curriculum office of items that need to be placed on Course Reserve for the semester. I am looking for a way to match this list (I receive data such as title, author, ISBN)...
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Moving hosted servers to Syracuse - any tips?

We're moving our hosted Sierra and Encore servers to the Syracuse datacenter this month. For those of you who have moved your hosted servers, do you have any checklists or tips to share? Thanks, Barbara Leach Cumberland County Library System C...
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Bug in links on notifications screen

On the all notifications screen, a link to a discussion is formatted as: http://innovativeusers.org/iug-forum.html?/iug-forum/8994-order-records-randomly-suppressed_html= When it should be: http://innovativeusers.org/iug-forum/8994-order-rec...
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Adding JavaScript to Encore

Hello! I'm attempting to put in a chunk of JavaScript to change the default message for a search term that has no matches. I thought that by adding it to the botlogo.html file in Sierra, under Web Master, that it would work. I've made the editing ...
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Email Subject Line in Date Due Slip emailed to patron

I have read the documentation and I can't find an answer to this question. It might be there but my brain has decided that I should ask the wonderful IUG group mind. Millennium 2014 We have decided to send out date due notices to our patrons ...
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Order records randomly suppressed?

We have noticed recently that order records are coming in suppressed. It appears to be random and we cannot figure out what is causing it. Any ideas?...
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Create Lists Q - Local Notes/590 - What am I doing wrong?

I am not having success trying to find any/all bibs that have the local notes field (MARC 590) in our system. I tried BIBLIOGRAPHIC MARC Tag 590 not equal to " " (blank space), but that's giving me records that do not have 590s as well a...
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Bib display flickering in Sierra Desktop App

I know some sites have reported that their SDA display flickers when they expand 006, 007 or 008 fields in bib records ( see http://innovativeusers.org/list/archives/2015/msg01759.html). Did anyone open a ticket about this and/or find a solution ...
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Auto Notices NOT sending

HELP! We are hosted and on Sierra 2.3 and just noticed that our auto notices (sending via email) are not sending... unfortunately, we don't know when it first started, since there are very few items checked out over the summer (academic law librar...
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Wildcard SSL and WAM

OCLC's documentation for EZproxy claims that it can handle commercially-issued wildcard SAN certificates without throwing up hostname mismatch security warnings. Can anyone confirm this? Has anyone managed to avoid these warnings with WAM while st...
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Bib Level Hold > Item Level Hold, Item Found to be Missing - Get Back to Bib Level

When a bib level hold is placed on a record the system delegates an item level hold to an available item. The pages go to retrieve the item. If the page can’t find the item, then it is switch to status “on Search” (and then “missing” if it can’t be ...
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Sierra - Using Statistics Module for Annual Reporting

Hello, I'm using Sierra's Statistics Module for some of the yearly reporting we provide for College Admin and our Auditors. For a standard Field Statistics Query for Bibs, Sierra returns two columns of data - Record Count and Copies. I am puzzl...
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Self Check - can it also Check items in?

We would like to have a separate Reserve book section for our seminary collection which is on a different floor than our circulation desk. We were thinking about using Self Check so students could check out their reserves, but then realized they cou...
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2016 MAIUG Call for Proposals

Greetings! Please forgive any duplicates you receive as a result of cross posting.  We are excited about this event and want to make sure no one misses out! We still need presentations for the October 2016 conference!  Please consider volunteer...
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2016 MAIUG Call for Proposals

Greetings! Please forgive any duplicates you receive as a result of cross posting.  We are excited about this event and want to make sure no one misses out! We still need presentations for the October 2016 conference!  Please consider volunteer...


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