Some teachers may prefer to set up their gradebooks without categories. When adding an assignment, the user receives a message that Category is required.
1. Sign into FAWeb as the teacher. 2. Select Gradebook, Edit Categories. 3. Make sure the option This class is graded using category percentages is not marked. 4. Click Save on this page even if no changes were made. 5. Select Gradebook, Edit Assignments. 6. The category field is no longer required when adding assignments.