Note: If your are using RCM version 4.0 or later, you can easily download and install RCM plug-ins by choosing "Plug-ins Manager" from the "Plug-ins" option in the "Preferences" menu.

WHAT IS A PLUG-IN?

A plug-in adds new features to Report Card Maker. For example, the Gradebook is a RCM plug-in. Adding the "Gradebook.rcp" plug-in to Report Card Maker adds the Gradebook functionality to your copy of Report Card Maker. New plug-ins are being developed all the time. Check back often for new and updated plug-ins. If you have an idea for a plug-in, let us know!

All the plug-ins listed here are free to all RCM users. Some plug-ins, like the Gradebook plug-in are not listed here and require licensing.

PLUG-IN INSTALLATION PROCEDURE

  1. Download and unsuff the desired Report Card Maker plug-in.
  2. Copy the downloaded plug-in into the "plug-ins" folder in the RCM folder on your hard drive. If you are using a version of RCM prior to version 3.1.10, DO NOT RENAME THE PLUG-IN!
  3. Restart Report Card Maker.

USING A PLUG-IN

With Report Card Maker version 3.1.10 or later, most plug-ins are listed and accessed in the "Plug-ins" option in the "Preferences" menu.





DEFINE.rcp

About The "define.rcp" plug-in adds the ability to select a word in the Edit Comment window and, by right-clicking the word, display a definition of that word. The "define.rcp" plug-in also allows you to view a Spanish translation of a selected English word.
Version 3.2 (updated 7/10/2003)
Requirements To use the define.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 7MB of application RAM.
Download define.rcp for Macintosh (5.1MB)

define.rcp for Windows (5.0MB)



IECComments.rcp

About The "IECComments.rcp" plug-in adds the ability to import and export Custom Comments to and from RCM Teacher files.
Version 3.3.1 (updated 7/10/2003)
Requirements To use the IECComments.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 100KB of application RAM.
Download IECComments.rcp for Macintosh (26KB)

IECComments.rcp for Windows (25KB)



LabelMaker.rcp

About The "LabelMaker.rcp" plug-in adds the ability to print your student list to labels. There are over 120 Avery labels to choose from. You can also include some other information for the student (such as the student's ID number, gender and more).
Version 3.2 (updated 7/10/2003)
Requirements To use the LabelMaker.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 200KB of application RAM.
Download LabelMaker.rcp for Macintosh (20KB)

LabelMaker.rcp for Windows (24KB)



IEStudents.rcp

About The "IEStudents.rcp" plug-in adds the ability to import and export students to and from RCM Teacher files. You can also import and export student names (and information) from text files.
Version 3.4.2 (updated 10/19/2004)
Requirements To use the IEStudents.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 200KB of application RAM.
Download IEStudents.rcp for Macintosh (66KB)

IEStudents.rcp for Windows (68KB)



pMode.rcp

About The "pMode.rcp" plug-in adds additional functionality to Principal's Mode. With this plug-in installed, and Principal's Mode is checked, clicking "Open" or "Get" will open a list of all the teacher files making it easy to view multiple teacher files.
Version 3.4.2 (updated 10/21/2004)
Requirements To use the pMode.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 60KB of application RAM. This plug-in requires RCM version 3.1.2 or later.
Download

pMode.rcp documentation in pdf (51KB)

pMode.rcp for Macintosh (9KB)

pMode.rcp for Windows (10KB)



pStudentList.rcp

About The "pStudentList.rcp" plug-in adds the ability to print (or save to a text file) your student list. You can define what information for each student will be included (First Name, Last Name, Grade Level, Marker, etc.)
Version 3.2 (updated 7/10/2003)
Requirements To use the pStudentList.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 60KB of application RAM. This plug-in requires RCM version 3.2 or later.
Download

pStudentList.rcp for Macintosh (8KB)

pStudentList.rcp for Windows (9KB)



changeDCode.rcp

About The "changeDCode.rcp" plug-in adds the ability to change a teacher file's imbedded "District Code". The imbedded District Code of a RCM teacher file is set when the file is created. If you change district files after a teacher file is created, you may want to change the teacher file's district code.
Version 1.0 (updated 10/23/2003)
Requirements To use the changeDCode.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 10KB of application RAM.
Download

changeDCode.rcp for Macintosh (2.2KB)

changeDCode.rcp for Windows (2.1KB)



SeatingChart.rcp

About The "SeatingChart.rcp" plug-in adds a very simple and basic seating chart to Report Card Maker. Student names will automatically be added to the seating chart from your RCM student list. You can drag student names anywhere on the page to place them. You can view students by Marker, Language or Gender. You can also print the seating chart.
Version 1.0 (updated 11/5/2003)
Requirements To use the SeatingChart.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 25KB of application RAM.
Download SeatingChart.rcp for Macintosh (6.5KB) SeatingChart.rcp for Windows (7.2KB)


importGrades.rcp

About The "importGrades.rcp" plug-in adds the ability to import grades to your report cards. You can import grades from a tab delaminated plain text file.
Version 1.0 beta (updated 11/24/2003)
Requirements To use the importGrades.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 200KB of application RAM.
Download

importGrades.rcp documentation in pdf (172KB)

importGrades.rcp for Macintosh (24KB)

importGrades.rcp for Windows (28KB)



deleteSpanishGrades.rcp

About Over time, Spanish data (especially comments) can accumulate in your English only students. The "deleteSpanishGrades.rcp" plug-in adds the ability to remove Spanish grades and comments from English only students in your RCM teacher file.
Version 1.0 (updated 1/9/2004)
Requirements To use the deleteSpanishGrades.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 24KB of application RAM.
Download

deleteSpanishGrades.rcp for Macintosh (4KB)

deleteSpanishGrades.rcp for Windows (4KB)



eMailRCT.rcp

About The eMailRCT plug-in adds the ability to eMail your teacher file as an attachment right in RCM.
Version 1.0 (updated 7/23/2004)
Requirements To use the eMail.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 24KB of application RAM.
Download

eMailRCT.rcp for Macintosh (21KB)

eMailRCT.rcp for Windows (28KB)



missingGrades.rcp

About The missingGrades plug-in adds the ability to check to see if any students have any empty fields on a report. You can select the report and the period to check.
Version 1.1 (updated 10/18/2004)
Requirements To use the missingGrades.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 24KB of application RAM.
Download

missingGrades.rcp for Macintosh (4KB)

missingGrades.rcp for Windows (4KB)



getGPA.rcp

About The getGPA plug-in adds the ability to calculate a GPA on each student in your RCM Teacher File. You can select the fields from the report card that you want to use to calculate the GPA. You can also define what point value each grade will get. For example, A = 4.0; B = 3.7; etc.
Version 1.0 (updated 1/25/2005)
Requirements To use the getGPA.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 100KB of application RAM.
Download

getGPA.rcp for Macintosh (15KB)

getGPA.rcp for Windows (18KB)



setProxy.rcp

About If your district uses a firewall or access to the internet is blocked in some other way, RCM will have to use your Proxy Server to access updates/downloads. The setProxy plug-in adds the ability to define the IP Address of your district's Proxy Server.
Version 1.0 (updated 5/10/2005)
Requirements To use the setProxy.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 8KB of application RAM.
Download

setProxy.rcp for Macintosh (3KB)

setProxy.rcp for Windows (3KB)



gPComments.rcp

About This plug-in will allow you to apply a Principal's Comment to all students. Enter a Principal's Comment on any student. Then, with the comment selected in the Report Window, choose the plug-in from the "Plug-ins" menu.
Version 1.0 (updated 5/16/2006)
Requirements To use the gPComments.rcp plug-in, RCM will require an additional 12KB of application RAM.
Download

gPComments.rcp for Macintosh (3KB)

gPComments.rcp for Windows (3KB)