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by Prof. Dario Brighton
Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0 Updates
Replies: 6
Views: 1071

Update to 5.0.6

ANNOUNCEMENTS The layout of the announcements on the homepage has been redesigned so as to implement a more conventional newsfeed. The top-most announcement will be the most recent one. Pagination has been introduced so that older announcements can still be viewed (previously these disappeared once...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Thu Nov 01, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: Harry Potter Talk
Topic: Potter Pronunciations
Replies: 4
Views: 166

Re: Potter Pronunciations

Having read the books in English, Croatian and Serbian, I can say that I learnt a lot about the pronunciation of different characters and spells. The Croatian language forbids for proper nouns originating from other languages to be transliterated. They should instead be translated (to preserve the n...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Thu Oct 25, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0 Updates
Replies: 6
Views: 1071

Update to 5.0.5

POSITIONS The ability to manage and add new members of staff has been added to the Staff Room. Only those holding certain positions will be able to manage certain other positions. CLASSES Reported: Certain classes from the 2016/17 school year were still showing a 'sign up' button (when accessed via...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Thu Oct 18, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Bulletin Board
Topic: Happy Birthday, Dario
Replies: 11
Views: 531

Re: Happy Birthday, Dario

Suuuuuper late to notice this! Thank you guys so much, it was a lovely one! <3
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Fri Sep 07, 2018 6:28 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0 Updates
Replies: 6
Views: 1071

Update to 5.0.4

CLASSES Teachers will now receive a notification every 3 days about the number of pending memberships for each of their classes (if applicable). POINTS Teachers will now be able to submit points for completed work for their classes. Points can be submitted via the 'House Points' ('Points' on mobile...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Fri Aug 31, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0 Updates
Replies: 6
Views: 1071

Update to 5.0.3

CLASSES Classes have been added. Sign-ups will open on 1 September. More information for classes from previous terms can now be accessed by clicking on the class name from one's profile. The functionality for handling one's class has been streamlined and added. If you are teaching a class in the cu...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0 Updates
Replies: 6
Views: 1071

Update to 5.0.2

LOADING SPEED Loading speed is now increased by over 120% by enabling data compression and other optimisation features. The average file size was decreased by over 55%. SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMISATION We have worked hard on establishing the best possible search engine and indexing setup. We are now much...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Sun Aug 05, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0 Updates
Replies: 6
Views: 1071

Update to 5.0.1

CLASS APPLICATIONS Class application forms have been added. Unfortunately, we will not be introducing a renewal feature for old classes for this term. All teachers will need to fill out a general teaching application. After they have done so, they will be able to apply to teach individual classes. ...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Sun Aug 05, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0 Updates
Replies: 6
Views: 1071

HOL 5.0 Updates

We will keep a track of change logs between each consecutive HOL update here.
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Sun Aug 05, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0
Replies: 1
Views: 539

Knut for your thoughts?

With the new website being launched and with us working to improve the HOL day-to-day experience, we’d like to make sure that your voice is heard. Is there anything you feel could be improved? Is there anything essential missing on the website currently, bearing in mind that the departments and staf...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Thu Aug 02, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Admin Office
Topic: HOL 5.0
Replies: 1
Views: 539

HOL 5.0

HOL 5.0 is an entirely new website with infrastructure tailor-made to provide an efficient, intuitive and above all, magical experience. Currently, the main building blocks of the HOL experience are in place: profile, existing pets, the home page, classes, points, awards and quills are all coded and...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Tue Jun 26, 2018 8:35 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: Graduation 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 648

Graduation 2018

Congratulations to those advancing to the next year! First to Second Year Cat Yuna Draco Riddle Ellis Nash Hermione Draco Ingvild Ogden Lena Bauer Limo Liao Pandora Blackwood Ravenna Mills Resyarrina Elora Shadow Gaunt Trinity Anne Silvers Vanessa Tilley Ziana Rhapsody Second to Third Year Alexande...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Tue Jun 26, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: HOL Spirit Points 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 582

HOL Spirit Points 2018

Congratulations to all staff and members who have contributed to our community by keeping it active and alive! Please put your hands together for all the people who've made an effort this year. Special mention to Miss Sky Alton for having earned the most Spirit Points. Prefects Arianna Stonewater –...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Mon Feb 26, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: Announcing HOL Version 5
Replies: 63
Views: 6464

Re: Announcing HOL Version 5

What about our personal trading cards? We will not be able to accommodate for personal trading cards to be transferred as we're slowly reaching the maximum available server space allocated for our databases and files. The upside is that we will be launching a new personal trading card project soon,...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: Announcing HOL Version 5
Replies: 63
Views: 6464

Re: Announcing HOL Version 5

Will we keep our Wizard cards? Unfortunately, the Chocolate Frog Cards are not a part of the features we have planned for the initial release. The images we currently use are subject to copyright by Warner Bros and we have not obtained permission to use them. But worry not, your cards will be safe ...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:39 am
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: Announcing HOL Version 5
Replies: 63
Views: 6464

Re: Announcing HOL Version 5

I am extremely excited to see the new site, however I do wonder if the links for the HOL forum and Common Rooms will stay the same. Also, will the address for HOL change (from hol.org.uk to something else))? Thank you so much Amy and Dario, I’m sure the new cite will be awesome! All the domains wil...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Fri Jan 19, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: Announcing HOL Version 5
Replies: 63
Views: 6464

Announcing HOL Version 5

https://hol.org.uk/5/images/logo.svg We have exciting news! In the near future, we'll be launching a brand new website for HOL (the 5th in our nearly 17 year history). We have spent over a year building it from the ground up and can't wait to introduce you to all the new and improved functionalitie...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:43 pm
Forum: Ask a Prefect
Topic: mIRC won't let me in
Replies: 4
Views: 1006

Re: mIRC won't let me in

Newer versions of mIRC will make you pay eventually. I advise finding an older copy of the software online (v6.x or less) and using that. They have all got the same features (except some address book tabs and perhaps the more fashionable iconography).
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Sat Jun 06, 2015 9:06 am
Forum: SQL 2015
Topic: Questions?
Replies: 12
Views: 1733

Questions?

If you have any questions about the SQL, you can post them in this thread or send an email to quidditch [at] hol.org.uk . Your question will be posted verbatim in the SQL Official forum and you will have an answer either from SQL in toto or your question and answer will be posted in here. If you hav...
by Prof. Dario Brighton
Sun Mar 15, 2015 9:48 am
Forum: Announcements
Topic: HOL Has Gone Social
Replies: 0
Views: 1401

HOL Has Gone Social

Hear ye, hear ye! HOL has finally found its way to today's social media . Without further ado, let me introduce you to: FaceHOL AND TweetHOL Both social media pages will be updated with information, announcements, random trivia, facts, reminders, games... basically everything you need to know and m...

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