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<?xml version="1.0"?>
    <allimages gaicontinue="VCAT2_All_InfoList.png" />
      <page pageid="202" ns="6" title="File:Dsc0035.jpeg" />
      <page pageid="630" ns="6" title="File:GoogleSignIn BlockCookies WillNotWork.png" />
      <page pageid="203" ns="6" title="File:Img0159.jpeg" />
      <page pageid="546" ns="6" title="File:Picture JB.png" />
      <page pageid="204" ns="6" title="File:Stevepeery.jpeg" />
      <page pageid="29" ns="6" title="File:VCAT2 1IndivStud.png" />
      <page pageid="30" ns="6" title="File:VCAT2 2IndivStud.png" />
      <page pageid="32" ns="6" title="File:VCAT2 2StudGroups.png" />
      <page pageid="346" ns="6" title="File:VCAT2 A Tab Import.png" />
      <page pageid="7" ns="6" title="File:VCAT2 AllStudents DataEntry.png" />