The Tempora prompt is a tool to remind staff to complete their timesheets. The Tempora prompt links the staff members machine to Tempora. When a timesheet is late the prompt can then send the user a notification, pop up or even lock the machine until the staff member submits their timesheet. The guide below will show you how the prompt settings are configured globally for all staff.
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- Click Admin > System Settings > Timesheet Prompt configuration
- This section will allow you to configure the prompt for all staff members.
Delay days - The number of days before actively prompting for a late timesheet. If a value of one is set and a timesheets last active day is Sunday the staff member will be prompted Monday.
Prompt interval (minutes) - The number of minutes following a prompt before successive checks to see if prompting is still required.
Recheck days - The number of days to wait after finding a timesheet that does not require prompting before rechecking to see if the timesheet now requires prompting. Normally set to 1.
Behaviour No prompting - The prompt will not activate even if timesheets are late.
Behaviour non-insistent (show browser) - The prompt will activate and show a Tempora pop-up window the user can close or complete their timesheet in.
Behaviour insistent - The prompt will activate and show a Tempora pop-up window the user complete their timesheet in. This window cannot be closed and no other functions can be used until the timesheet is complete.
Behaviour non-insistent (show dialogue) - The prompt will activate and show a Tempora notification to remind the user to complete their timesheet.
Test type Weekly - The prompt will only activate when a timesheet week is seen as late. If a timesheet has not been posted after the last day in that week it will be seen as late.
Test type Weekly + Daily saved - The prompt will engage if any previous day has not completed the daily hourly requirement.
Windows Admin HotKey - A Windows Key combination to end the insistent prompt lockout
Mac OSX Admin HotKey - A Mac Key combination to end the insistent prompt lockout
Override individual settings - This section will force these settings to overwrite any prompt settings configured at the staff account level.
- Click Save to commit these changes.
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