Lesson Planner

Welcome to the EMC Lesson Planner Product Support Page! With this simple tool, you can create and store your class plans quickly and easily. You can also add activities and notes to your plans, edit and print the plans, display the plans on a calendar, edit and print the calendar, and export the calendar to Microsoft® Outlook®.

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Windows

  • Intel® Pentium® III processor (Pentium 4 recommended)
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, Professional, or Tablet PC Edition with Service Pack 2 or 3, Windows Server® 2003, Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise (including 64-bit editions) with Service Pack 1, or Windows 7
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)

Macintosh

  • Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor
  • Mac OS X v10.4, v10.5 or v10.6
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)


Installation Steps

To install the EMC Lesson Planner perform the following steps. Once the installation is complete you will go through a step-by-step process to set up your first calendar.

  1. Insert the EMC Lesson Planner CD into your CD-ROM drive. Windows Users: If you see an AutoPlay window, click the *.exe file to install. Mac Users: Double-click the CD icon to browse. Double-click the *.app file to begin installation.
  2. At the “Are you sure you want to install this application…” window, click Install.
  3. At the Installation Preferences window, click Continue.
  4. Read the product License Agreement, and click I Agree to continue or Cancel to cancel the installation.
  5. Once the installation is complete the EMC Lesson Planner will launch.

Uninstall Steps

To uninstall the EMC Lesson Planner perform the following steps.

Windows Users

  1. Open the Control Panel and select the Add or Remove Programs.
  2. Highlight this EMC Lesson Planner in the list of currently installed programs and click Remove.
  3. When the program has successfully uninstalled, close the Control Panel.
  4. Open the My Documents folder, then open the EMC Publishing folder.
  5. Delete the folder for this EMC Lesson Planner. The folder will be named for the course supported by the planner—for example, Aventura2.

Mac Users

  1. Delete the Lesson Planner application from the Applications folder.
  2. Delete the EMC Publishing folder from your Documents folder.

I can't install the Lesson Planner or PDF's do not open within the Lesson Planner

Windows Operating System

Your current Version of Adobe Air is preventing the Lesson Planner from installing properly. Please complete these steps below to successfully install the Lesson Planner.


  1. Uninstall your current version of Adobe Air
  2. Use this link to download the newest version of Adobe Air: https://get.adobe.com/air/download/?installer=Adobe_AIR_4.0_for_Win32&standalone=1
  3. Install Adobe Air
  4. Use this link to download Adobe Air Settings Manager: https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&
  5. Install the Settings Manager
  6. Disable automatic updating of Adobe Air via the Settings Manager
  7. Install the Lesson Planner


Mac OSX

Your current Version of Adobe Air is preventing the Lesson Planner from installing properly. Please complete these steps below to successfully install the Lesson Planner.


  1. Uninstall your current version of Adobe Air
  2. Use this link to download the newest version of Adobe Air: https://get.adobe.com/air/download/?installer=Adobe_AIR_4.0_for_Win32&standalone=1
  3. Install Adobe Air
  4. Use this link to download Adobe Air Settings Manager: https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&
  5. Install the Settings Manager
  6. Disable automatic updating of Adobe Air via the Settings Manager
  7. Install the Lesson Planner


The Course Outline is missing in my Lesson Planner

Windows Operating System

  1. Locate the Folder for your Lesson Planner data here: My Documents\EMC Publishing\Lesson Planner Name
  2. Delete the Lesson Planner Folder Note: you will lose any saved Lesson Plans
  3. Uninstall your Lesson Planner
  4. Re-Install the Lesson Planner

Mac OSX

  1. Locate the Folder for your Lesson Planner data here: Documents\EMC Publishing\Lesson Planner Name
  2. Delete the Lesson Planner Folder Note: you will lose any saved Lesson Plans
  3. Uninstall your Lesson Planner
  4. Re-Install the Lesson Planner

Can I export my Lesson Plan into my LMS, School Web Site or Other Program?

The Export to Outlook button creates a .vcs file. The programs that are often associated with VCS files are vCalendar, Apple iCal, Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Entourage. This file may be of some benefit to you either to copy and paste from or to use in a compatible program such as the ones listed above. You may also want to speak to the IT Department at your school about this, as they may have other suggestions.

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To update your EMC Lesson Planner: Click Here

After it is installed, the EMC Lesson Planner Updater will automatically launch. If it does not, open it via the shortcut on your desktop or the Start Menu. Follow the directions in the application to apply updates to your planner.