Workbook Schedule – Compact Style with Assignments

This article is an enhancement to the post found here. You need to have Meeting Schedule Assistant version 18.0.9 or higher installed. What Is Different? This version of the schedule makes use of the new Duty Assignment History feature in Meeting Schedule Assistant. The link just provided gives you detailed information about how you can …

Workbook Schedule – Compact Style

A brother showed me a schedule that they were using in his congregation. It was a compact schedule that fitted everything on one piece of paper. This schedule does not include the following: None of the themes None the song details None of the prayer assignments (see version 2 or 3) None of the student …

Midweek Editor and Hot Keys

The Midweek Editor supports several hotkeys. I have now changed how the hotkeys are implemented. You might see a popup message like this when you start the editor: In my personal experience I only encounter this problem when I have Hypersnap running (a screen capture program). With respects to Hypersnap, you can re-configure the conflicting …

Changes to the Midweek Editor from January 2018

S-140 Workbook Script Adjustments If you look closely at the official workbook for January you will see that all sample conversation videos are for a fixed amount of time. They do not follow the rule xx min. or less. In addition, we have to indicate who is discussing the sample video with the audience (Chairman …

Demonstration/ Student Assignment Selector Window now provides more feedback

The Lookup column on the Demonstration/ Student Assignment Selector has been improved: In a version 17.2.5 the Lookup feature was expanded to also display any future assignments that a student had.   It was brought to my attention that it would be handy for the selector window to provide feedback to you, indicating that a …

Synchronize with Outlook 365 / Outlook.com Calendar

Synchronize with Outlook 365 / Outlook.com Calendar Meeting Schedule Assistant has always had the ability to send your assignments to a Google Calendar. I am pleased to announce that the next version (17.2.7) will additionally support sending your assignments to a Outlook Calendar: It works in a similar way. You: Sign in (connect to your …

Tutorial – Installing and Using the S-89 Assignment Slips with the Midweek Editor

When you try to use the S-89 Assignment Slips for the first time you are presented with this message:     Once you have received the ZIP file from me and downloaded it to your computer you can proceed with this tutorial:  

Tutorial – Using Study Points

The Correct Way to Use Study Points I am frequently asked the following question: Why can’t I see all of the study points in the drop list? If you have a look in your Ministry School publication (page 79) you will see Your Counsel Form: Can you see that there is a colour coded chart …

How to Include the Scriptures with the Song Titles

The following information is applicable to the Sing Out Joyfully to Jehovah publication. By following the steps below you will be able to include the scriptures on your Workbook or Worksheet. Step 1 Create a XML data file that includes all of the scripture citations. The following is correct for English: <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″?> <ScripturesForSongs> …

Including the page numbers from the school book on the Worksheet

It is true that more and more individuals are using digital devices for viewing publications at our Christian meetings. However, during the Midweek meeting we have the student items where we use this publication: As you know, the publication includes a counsel form: At the moment this counsel form is not available in an electronic …