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1.      "There is a security problem."  This indicates that one or more students accounts are locked.  To resolve this problem:

      Access Accelerated Reader Management
      Server connection:  (name: ar), (password: read)
      Enter your teacher password
      Select School
      Select the students button
      From the menu, at the top, select clear all locks
      Quit
      The student will need to quite AR Student and log back in.
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2.      Accessing AR Reports.

      Access Accelerated Reader Management
      Server connection:  (name: ar), (password: read)
      Enter your teacher password
      Select the Classroom button
      Select Reports
      Click on Report type
      Use the Group, Date, and Options buttons to customize the report
      Preview
      Print

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3.      Deleting a Student Test

      Access Accelerated Reader Management
      Server connection:  (name: ar), (password: read)
      Enter your teacher password
      Select the Classroom button
      Select Reading Practice
      Click the student name in the top box
      Click on specific quiz in the bottom box
      Delete
      Are you sure??  Select Yes
      File, Quit

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4.      Registration screen appears

      Connect to the building server:  (name: ar), (password: read)
      Access Accelerated Reader Management
      Enter your teacher password
      If you see the registration screen, select from previous installation, then Next
      Select Location
      Select the building server, click open
      Select ALSDATA, click open.
      Click Select ALSDATA.

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5.      Setting TOPS report for your class:

      Connect to the building server:  (name: ar), (password: read)
      Access Accelerated Reader Management
      Enter your teacher password
      Preferences, TOPS report, Edit
      Use Class preference settings
      Select the option you want usually for passed/failed reading practice quizzes.
      OK
      File, Quit
      Drag server to trash
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