The AIMS Help Guide is the main support document for using the many features within AIMS. It contains a section on configuration with instructions to enable the AIMS system administrator to alter the default AIMS configuration set up to better meet the particular needs of your agency.
The default destination for the Help Guide when installing AIMS:
In either case you will need to rename or delete the previous version of the help guide.
AIMS Help Guide (Last updated for Version 4.3)
Essential information on decisions that you will need to make to configure the AIMS software to suit the needs of your organisation:
The guides below cover the different installation options for the various AIMS packages; Access, SQL, Azure Cloud and Demo versions:
AIMS Access Installation Guide (Version 4.3)
AIMS SQL Server Installation Guide (Version 4.3)
AIMS Azure Installation Guide (Version 4.3)
AIMS Demo Installation Guide (Version 4.3)
The guide explains how to input the annually renewable licence key required to maintain access to the reporting functions within AIMS.
This guide explains the options for using AIMS in the virtual environment, including making use of the Microsoft Azure Cloud charitable donation programme:
This guide explains how to move the SQL version of AIMS between two servers:
Migrating AIMS SQL between MS SQL servers (Version 4.0)
The guide provides a short 3 - 5 minute demonstration of how to complete certain tasks in the AIMS software. Download the file and use Windows media player or any other free media software such as VLC Media to view the file.
Outline of what support for the AIMS software covers:
By installing and using AIMS you agree to the AIMS EULA (End User Licence Agreement) and Licence to Use agreement.
It is recommended that you upgrade to the latest version of AIMS as soon as possible as support for the previous version will end 3 months after the latest version is released. If you have a current support contract upgrading to the latest version of AIMS is free.