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Technical specifications Capacity of Mimosa: Teachers, rooms, groups/students, equipment: 8191 Clipboard formats: 40 Code lengths: 15 characters Courses: 8191 Days in each week: 7 Name lengths: 63 characters Resources attached to each course: 240

Simultaneous users on several workstations: 255 

Slots in each day: 30 Sorting criteria for courses and components: 32 Terms/weeks in each file: 255 Timetables in each file: 300,000 (approximately) Timetable slots in each file: 438,628,050 Undo/redo steps: 1000

Mimosa is suitable for: All school types Colleges Conferences Companies Employee scheduling Military units Organisations Resource management

Room scheduling 

Specialized schools Trade fairs Universities User-definable resources Vocational institutes Work shift scheduling

Data transfer options: Automatic backup of files Clipboard support to import & export all data MS Outlook Calendar compatible vCalendar (.vcs), iCalendar (.ics) support to mobile devices

Text file support to import & export all data 

Split of master file into disjoint files Synchronising files of simultaneous users

General features: Automatic conflict checking and prevention Blocking of previously assigned weeks Bookings of timetable slots by all resources Bookings of weeks and terms by courses Calendar synchronised terms Colours configurable for each course and resource Combining of courses Context-sensitive help Course structures can be modified at each stage Displaying of available resources Duplicating of courses and components Email and phone support Examination scheduling Fonts fully configurable Free course structures Group and personalized timetables

Hidden and visible comments 

Replication of previous solutions and room selections Instant timetabling Language change on the fly Locking of courses Manually selectable rooms for each slot separately Memo box allows to adding notes to each item Multi-term timetabling with variable term lengths Preference storing and changing on the fly Protecting of weeks and terms Room capacity indicators and comparison Selection optimization Course split by various criteria Tree view browsing of courses User interface and screen colours configurable

Optimisation tools: Automatic allocating of lectures to weeks Course selection optimisation Efficient timetable compacting optimisation Fixing of courses with several criteria

Initial assignment solution 

Room usage optimisation Weighted minimisation of timetable gaps

Reports: HTML versions of all reports Nine report templates with dozens of variations Clipboard versions of timetables and statistics

Timetable cells can be annotated 

Vocabulary in reports fully customisable

Timetabling: Automatic view of all linked timetables Block default length selectable Book-marking and backtracking of timetable changes Copying of timetables across terms and weeks Fully interactive timetabling environment

Hints displayed for optimal assignments 

Move of blocks (single-click, manual & automatic) Redo up to last 1000 actions Swap of blocks (single-click, manual & automatic) Undo up to last 1000 actions What if? tool when assigning lectures into timetables

Other tools: Automatic conversion from class to individual timetables Block scheduling schema Capacity bottleneck locator Cloning of solutions across terms

Cycling timetables schema 

Intake scheduling schema Slot timetables schema Student selection schema

Compatibile operating systems and emulators: Windows:

 Windows 8 (beta) 

Windows 7 Windows Vista Windows XP Windows 2003 Windows 2000 Windows ME Windows 98

Mac OS:

VMWare Fusion Parallels plus others


Debian/Wine plus others

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