Preferences – Appointments

By |2021-07-25T07:28:39-05:00March 23rd, 2018|Comments Off on Preferences – Appointments


The Appointments preference window is where to setup various appointment and scheduling options.

Form Access

  • From the main menu, click Edit > Preferences, or

  • From the toolbar, click the Preferences button.

Field & Button Definitions

  • Default Appointment Duration – When creating a new appointment, this setting defines (in minutes) the proposed length of the appointment.  The actual appointment time can be adjusted if different from the proposed time.
  • Default Type – After creating various Appointment Types in the program, a default appointment type can be selected here.  The default appointment type will be proposed on all new appointments.
  • Use Scheduling Conflict Checking – Ticking this checkbox to enables the feature.  When enabled, a warning will appear when scheduling work orders and/or appointments which overlap with each other.
  • Schedule Board Options – Opens the form used to control various options pertaining to the schedule board.  This form can also be accessed directly from the schedule board itself.

Related Topics

Preferences – Overview
Appointments – Appointment Type List
Schedule Board Options

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