June 26, 2017

Upcoming Remark Support Webinar – Processing Ballots in Remark Office OMR on June 28, 2017

Processing Ballots in Remark Office OMR, June 28, 2017 2:00 PM EDT Remark Office OMR is known for grading and surveying but did you know you can also use it for ballots and counting responses? You will learn how to set up your form and template so you can tabulate your own ballots. A few […]

May 15, 2017

Upcoming Remark Support Webinar – Helpful Template Editor Tools in Remark Office OMR on May 24, 2017

Helpful Template Editor Tools: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 2:00 PM EDT There are many tools in the Remark Office OMR Template Editor that can make creating templates much easier. We will show you things like copy and paste special, undo/redo, spell check, resetting page images, auto aligning images, setting up reusable answer scales, reordering questions […]

April 14, 2017

Upcoming Remark Support Webinar - Processing Forms in Remark Office OMR on April 26th, 2017

Processing Forms: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT Your form has been designed, the template is created and now you are ready to process your respondents’ forms. This webinar will explain how to scan forms in the Remark Office OMR Data Center, including how to review exceptions prior to analyzing data. We […]

March 31, 2017

Free Form Review Service For Remark Office OMR Forms

Gravic’s Remark Product Group Support Team is always happy to review forms for compatibility with the Remark Office OMR software. You are allowed a great deal of flexibility in form design, but certain principles hold true to get the best accuracy. Our expert support staff can often find ways to increase form accuracy and avert potential […]

March 27, 2017

Upcoming Remark Support Webinar - Remark Office OMR Template Creation

Template Creation: Wednesday April 5, 2017 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT You have a form designed using our form design best practices and now you are ready to create a template to collect your data. This webinar will show how to create a template using the Remark Office OMR Template Editor, including defining various […]

March 20, 2017

Upcoming Remark Support Webinar - Recognition Troubleshooting Tips

Recognition Troubleshooting Tips: Tuesday, March 21, 2017 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT Are you having problems with Remark Office OMR recognizing and/or reading your data correctly? Maybe it is a 3100 Error, a light mark not reading or data just not reading as expected. This webinar will show you troubleshooting tips to help you […]

March 16, 2017

Upcoming Remark Support Webinar

Form Design Best Practices: Thursday, March 23, 2017 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT The key to using Remark Office OMR begins with a well-designed form. You have a great deal of flexibility in the forms you design, but regardless of where you design them or the contents of your forms, there are some best […]

March 8, 2017

Maintenance & Technical Support – Remark-ably Important

Remark Office OMR offers a wide variety of features for collecting and analyzing data. Because the software is a multi-purpose data collection tool, you may find that you have questions about how to utilize certain features to your benefit. This is where having an annual maintenance and support contract will work in your favor! The Remark Support […]

March 2, 2017

Best Practices for Remark Office OMR Form Design

One of the best features about Remark Office OMR is the ability to create your own forms, which gives you a great deal of flexibility. However, when creating a form to use with Remark Office OMR, there are a few guidelines to follow to ensure accurate results. Here are some recommendations to follow when designing your […]

September 28, 2016

Working with #GoogleDrive and Remark Test Grading Cloud Edition

Here is a quick support tip on using Google Drive to store your completed test answer sheets for Remark Test Grading Cloud Edition. Google Drive is one of the most popular applications used in K-12 schools. Many scanners already have functionality to scan directly into Google Drive. As such, we have added functionality to our […]

September 13, 2016

Remark Test Grading Edition for Windows - Active Directory Installs FAQ (Fonts)

If you are a customer who pushes out the Remark Test Grading Edition for Windows installation via Active Directory, you may find the following FAQ helpful. In some instances, you may notice a subtle issue with the application fonts after the software has been pushed out to the desktop systems: This is the screen where […]

August 26, 2016

Support Video: Appended Regions in Remark Office OMR

Our support team is at it again… we have another new video for you! Sometimes you have questions on your form where the answer choices are separated by something such as text or lines. In this case, you need to use what is called an “appended” region to link the answer choices together so that […]

August 17, 2016

Support Video: Math Grid-In Regions in Remark Office OMR

Remark Support often publishes videos about software features to help our users make the most of their software. In this video, we show you how to set up a math grid-in region in the Remark Office OMR template editor. Math grid-in regions allow students to bubble in fractions, decimals, and negative numbers so Remark Office […]

August 10, 2016

Support Video: Creating a Basic OMR Region in Remark Office OMR

If you are a Remark Office OMR user, you are going to use OMR regions often when you create templates for your custom forms. An OMR region is used to define the of bubbles on your form. These bubbles might be answer choices to a multiple choice question, an area for a student to fill in […]

August 9, 2016

Support Video: Using Remark Software with #Blackboard

Are you a Blackboard user? Did you know we have a building block that allows you to import grades from the tests you scanned in our Remark software? In this video, we show you how to export grades from Remark Office OMR and then import them into Blackboard using the Remark Blackboard building block. If you have any […]

April 4, 2016

Upcoming Remark Support Monthly Webinar

Remark Office OMR Analysis Preferences – Wednesday – April 13, 2016, 2:00 PM EDT In Remark Quick Stats, the analysis and reporting module of Remark Office OMR, there are general preferences to help customize how you use the software. Running reports can be quicker and easier by setting up the general preference to your liking. You […]

March 29, 2016

Upcoming Remark Support Monthly Webinar

Remark Office OMR Preferences – Wednesday – March 30, 2016, 2:00 PM EDT This webinar will show how to customize the Remark Office OMR software by setting up preferences. Preferences allow you to set the way the software functions by default which can facilitate your use of the software. Do you use the database lookup […]

March 28, 2016

Batch Header Feature with Multiple Answer Keys

Today’s post is brought to you by Remark Support. Our November webinar was about using batch headers, which are sheets of descriptive information that you want added to your data. For example, if you are conducting a course evaluation, you could add the instructor and/or class name. Or if administering a test, you could add […]

March 1, 2016

RMK or RMX for Data Output?

Remark Support is often asked which file type – .RMK or .RMX – should be used to save processed Remark data. The answer to that question depends on whether your are grading tests or tabulating surveys. First and foremost, no matter what kind of data you are collecting, these are the only file types that preserve […]

January 12, 2016

Using Microsoft Word’s Mail Merge Functionality to Pre-Print Data

If you have ever had to send out a mass mailing then you may have experience using Microsoft Word’s mail merge functionality. This feature is designed so that you can pre-print known information on items such as shipping labels, letters, or other Microsoft Word documents. It allows you to streamline the printing of this information […]

November 24, 2015

Adding Additional Data to Your Remark Office OMR Data Set

Did you know that you can add information to your data set, even if it’s not on the form being scanned? Beginning with Remark Office OMR 2014, the software allows you to add data items to your Remark data set for use in analysis at the time of form processing. To use this feature, you […]

November 18, 2015

Windows 10 Support for Remark Office OMR

Have you upgraded to Windows 10 yet? Planning to upgrade? Then we have good news for you! Remark Office OMR 2014 is compatible with Windows 10! Remember to make sure any scanner you are using with the software is also compatible. One thing to note: Remark Office OMR uses the .NET Framework and sometimes on […]

November 9, 2015

Upcoming Support Webinar - Using Batch Headers in Remark Office OMR – Wednesday, November 11, 2015 1:30 pm EST

We hope you can join us for our latest monthly support webinar, Using Batch Headers in Remark Office OMR. The webinar will take place on Wednesday, November 11th at 1:30pm EST. The Remark Office OMR Data Center includes a batch processing feature that allows you to process batch header forms along with your forms. Batch header […]

October 1, 2015

Support Tip - Error Opening Remark Data Files (.RMK and .RMX)

Today’s post is brought to you by Remark Support to help you with a common problem we hear about from our customers. This problem is one we have seen many times with customers who are saving data to one of the Remark native file formats (.RMK or .RMX). These formats save the data along with […]

August 7, 2015

New Support Videos: Creating Template Fields for Barcodes and OCR for Remark Office OMR

Barcodes and machine printed text can be great space savers on your paper forms for adding know information. Many times these items are used as identifiers (Form, Page, Location, Respondent), but really they are a great way to add any known information to your forms and data. Remark Office OMR can read a variety of 1D […]