Android User Manual

Android User Manual
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About ServiceBridge
Getting Started
Downloading the App………………………………………………………………………………………………………………5
Locating the Device ID……………………………………………………………………………………………………………..6
Connecting the Mobile device to the ServiceBridge App………………………………………………………….6
Sign in using the PIN…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………8
The Basics
Dashboard Overview...…………………………………………………………………………………………………………….9
Jobs Due Today………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..10
Jobs Suspended……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….11
Jobs Finished……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………12
Jobs Total…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………13
Estimates Total………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..14
Tasks………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..15
UserVoice…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………16
About ServiceBridge…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………17
Refresh and Logout………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….18
Supervisor Role
Description………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………19
Enabling Supervisor Role………………………………………………………………………………………………………….19
Accessing Supervisor Role View……………………………………………………………………………………………….20
Making Changes
General Tab……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..22
Details Tab……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….25
Equipment Tab…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………27
Notes Tab…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………28
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Other Tab………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..29
Add a New Job
Description……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..35
Allowing to Add New Job………………………………………………………………………………………………………..35
Adding a New Job……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………36
Submitting the Job………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….43
Add a New Estimate
Description……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..44
Allowing to Add New Estimate………………………………………………………………………………………………..44
Adding a New Estimate……………………………………………………………………………………………………………45
Submitting the Estimate………………………………………………………………………………………………………….51
Winning/Losing an Estimate
Description……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..52
Win/Lose………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..52
Daily Route
Description……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..55
Daily Route View…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….55
Time Cards
Description……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..57
Accessing Time Cards……………………………………………………………………………………………………………...57
Edit Time Block……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….59
Add New Time Block……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….60
Submitting Time Cards……………………………………………………………………………………………………………61
Viewing and Printing Time Cards…………………………………………………………………………………………….62
Tablet View
Dashboard………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………63
Job/Estimate View………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….64
Adding Job/Estimate……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….74
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About ServiceBridge
ServiceBridge extends the capabilities of the field service management and accounting software
into the field to fulfill the vital needs of a modern day service company. Business owners can
now spend more time growing their businesses and less time managing them with features that
automate work order distribution, map job locations and provide driving directions, enable
access to pricing schedules, simplify the process of storing and collecting photos and signatures,
and allow the creation of new work orders.
Companies in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and Australia use ServiceBridge as a
part of their day-to-day business operations. Our customer base consists of businesses in
various service industries such as cleaning, delivery, landscaping, communication, pest control,
HVAC, construction, plumbing, equipment maintenance, paper shredding, pool maintenance,
security, and many more. Business owners have found that by using ServiceBridge they reduce
their time spent managing staff, speed up invoicing, escalate technician productivity, and
increase customer satisfaction.
When you're in the service industry, being organized, informative and communicative is key to
satisfying your clients. As a customer-focused company, we strive to consistently please our
clients through operating by the same principles. Whether it’s answering your questions,
implementing your requested changes or fixing a problem you’re having, our goal is to help
your business achieve results.
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Getting Started
Downloading the App
To download the ServiceBridge app you need to go to the play store on your mobile device.
1. Click on Play Store
2. Find the ServiceBridge App and click Install
3. Open up ServiceBridge app
Once installed it will show up on your app list on your phone. To connect your phone to the
ServiceBridge application you will first need to find the Device ID and enter it in the Device Settings.
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Locating the Device ID
After you download ServiceBridge app to your Android device. Open the app, and the Device ID will
be displayed at the top of the screen.
Connecting the Mobile device to the ServiceBridge App
Once you found your Device ID you can connect your mobile device to the ServiceBridge
application. To begin you need to log in to your Servicebridge.com account.
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After you log in it will take you into your ServiceBridge Portal where you can access your device
settings and configure your device.
1. Click on Account Summary
2. Devices
3. Edit
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Enter the Device name
Enter the Device ID the exact same way it shows (Including dashes)
Assign the Team that will be using this device
Enter a Pin so the team can log into the app
Once all the information is put in and the device settings selected, click save and your device
will now be synced to the ServiceBridge portal.
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Signing in using the PIN
After you connect your device with the Device ID you will open up the app and it will ask you to
enter the PIN number that you assigned for that device.
Enter the PIN and click Sign In.
Once signed in, your ServiceBridge app will open up your Dashboard where you can begin
adding jobs, estimates, and all of the other features of the ServiceBridge application.
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The Basics
Dashboard Overview
After signing in to your ServiceBridge app you will see what is called the Dashboard. From the
Dashboard you can begin using the features that ServiceBridge offers.
1. Jobs Due Today - You can view all of the
jobs due today.
2. Jobs Suspended - You can view all of the
jobs that have been suspended.
3. Jobs Finished - You can view all of the
finished jobs today.
4. Jobs Total - You can view all of your jobs
past, present, and future.
5. Add New Job - You can add a new job.
6. Add New Estimate - You can add a new
estimate.
7. Daily Route - You can view all of your job
locations and fastest routes.
8. Tasks Due Today- You can view all of your
task that need to be done today.
9. Tasks Total - You can view all of your tasks
past. present, and future.
10. Time Cards - You can view your time cards
here.
11. About ServiceBridge - You can view your
Device ID and read about or app.
12. UserVoice - You can leave your feedback
and support for ServiceBridge
13. Refresh Button - The refresh button allows
you to re-sync with your ServiceCEO database.
14. Logout Button - Logs you out of the app.
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Jobs Due Today
The Jobs Due Today tab allows you to see all of what is planned for the day. All of your jobs,
estimates, and projects will be displayed here for that current day. From there you can click on
each specific job and see the job in further detail.
Once you click on Jobs Due Today it will take you to the Active Jobs page. It will display the
Date, Each Job, Duration, and the Total made from all of the jobs.
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Jobs Suspended
The Jobs Suspended tab lets you view all of the Jobs that have been suspended for that day. If
you click on the specific job you can see for what reason that job was suspended.
In the Suspended Jobs you can see the date and the specific job that was suspended.
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Jobs Finished
The Jobs Finished tab allows you to view all of the jobs that you have completed so far in the
day. Once the job is completed it will show up here.
In the Finished Jobs you can see the date and the specific job that was finished. By clicking on
each job further details about the job will open up.
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Jobs Total
In the Jobs Total tab you can view all of your jobs past, present, and future and filter which jobs
you would like to see.
In your all jobs tab if you click Filter in the top right corner you can filter what you will see.
You can select from Assigned, In Progress, Finished, or Suspended jobs that will be visible.
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Estimates Total
In Estimates Total you are able to view all of the Estimates that you have from the past,
present, and future.
In All Estimates you can view and click on each Estimate for more detail and see what was done
or what will need to be done.
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Tasks
Tasks can be added through each job or estimate. Once a task is created it will show up in tasks
and will need to be changed to “completed” for it to go away. Tasks can also be created
through ServiceCEO.
You can change the status
Write any notes for the task
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UserVoice
UserVoice allows you to post an idea you have to improve the ServiceBridge experience for our
customers, contact us if you have any problems or questions, and the feedback forum where
you can read new feature suggestions other ServiceBridge users have posted.
From the Dashboard if you scroll down and select UserVoice it will take you to where you can
contact us, read the feedback forum by posting new ideas or voting on what others have
suggested, and read the knowledge base. The feedback forum also allows you to vote on what
others have suggested.
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About ServiceBridge
About ServiceBridge lets you access your Device ID, Subscribe via App Store, and Restore
purchased subscription.
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Refresh and Logout
Refresh
The Refresh button allows you to re-sync any changes you have made which will allow you to
gather data from the ServiceCEO database and send it to the database from the ServiceBridge
app.
Logout
The Logout button allows you to log out of the application and will ask you to enter the PIN
number again in order to access the application again.
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Supervisor Role
Description
Supervisor Role is a tool to manage team performance while still working in the field. The
feature allows supervisors to view multiple team schedules 7 days back and 30 days in advance.
Supervisors can reschedule jobs or reassign work orders to other teams. Operation managers
can administer which teams the supervisor has access to. Work order status is displayed in the
supervisor job list to provide a summary of daily or weekly job performance.
Supervisor Role allows you to make any changes you wish to your jobs while you are in the
field. You don’t have to be at a computer with ServiceCEO open to make these changes. Once a
change is made with Supervisor Role it is submitted and synced with ServiceCEO.
Enabling Supervisor Role
To enable Supervisor Role for your device you will need to log in to the Service Portal on your
web browser.
1. Go to Account Summary
2. Devices
3. Select the device you want to Edit
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After you click Edit a window will pop-up with the Device Settings. You need to scroll down until
you see Supervisor Role.
1. Click Enable Supervisor Role.
2. And select which teams Supervisor Role will be allowed to see and change.
3. Click Save
Accessing Supervisor Role View
Once Supervisor Role is enabled from your Service Portal you will be able to view the feature
from your mobile app. Open up you dashboard and it will be the first thing on the top.
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Once you open up supervisor role you can click Filter on the top right hand corner to filter what
teams, dates or jobs you wish to see.
From the supervisor role filter you can select which Range, Teams, and Substatus you would
like to view. You can also select the sort order by Date, Team, or Substatus.
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Making Changes
General Tab
Once you find a job you can begin to make changes that are needed for a specific job or
estimate.
From any specific job you can select one and it will open up the General Tab of the job. From
the General Tab you can edit:
1. The team the job is assigned to
2. The Start Date
3. The Start Time
4. The Status
5. Edit the Email
6. Customer Custom Fields
7. Customer Notes
8. Location Notes
9. Show History
10. Job Tasks
11. Custom Forms
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Select the Team
Assign the status
Select the team
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Select Status
Select the date
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Update email address
Edit Email
Set the time
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Customer Custom Fields
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Customer notes
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Location notes
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Job tasks
11.
Custom Forms
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Show history
Details Tab
From the details tab you can view and add services, products, and kits as well as the quantity
and price for each item. You can also scan a barcode, select price levels, and collect payments
from the details tab.
From the Details Tab you can view the products, services, and/or kits that are selected for each
job. You can also:
1. Add a Price Level
2. Add a Product/Service/Kit
3. Collect Payment
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Add Product, Service, or Kit
Apply price level
3.
Collect payment
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Add item
Equipment Tab
Let’s you view all of the equipment that has been installed or replaced for that specific job. It
also lets you add any additional equipment as need be.
From the Equipment Tab you can click the ”New Equipment” in the top right corner which will
open up another window where you can enter all of the new equipment’s information.
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Notes Tab
The notes tab allows you to write down any notes you wish on the work order, for private use,
or the invoice. Anything you need to write down or note you will be able to do so here.
From the Notes Tab you can select either work order, private, or invoice tabs to write in. For
the private notes, it will only show up for your employees and the customer will not be able to
see what you write in that spot.
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Other Tabs
The other tabs in the Android offers you to take pictures, draw sketches, see past documents
from the customer, take a signature, and custom fields.
The other tabs allow you to perform many important tasks such as:
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Pics – allows you to take before, after, private, and recommendation pictures.
Sketch – allows you to draw a sketch and saves it as a picture.
Signature – allows you to get a signature of the customer.
Job Fields – allows you to fill out your custom fields that you have.
Documents – allows you to view previous work orders from the customer.
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Pics Tab lets you take before the job pictures, after the job pictures, private pictures that only
you and your company will be able to view, and recommendation pictures that you can show
the customer to recommend a future job.
From the Pics Tab you can capture photos and enter them into the before, after, private, or
recommendation tab. Along with adding and taking pictures, you can write a brief note next to
the picture if you would like to note anything to the customer or your company from the
private tab. To take a picture or insert one from the photo gallery click the capture button in
the top right corner
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Sketch is a place where you can draw anything you need by hand instead of taking a picture.
Once you have completed your drawing it will capture it and save it as a picture.
From the Sketch Tab you can press the capture button which opens up window where it will
allow you to draw a picture and select capture which will then save it as a photo. You can also
write a brief note next to the picture to specify exactly what it is.
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Signature lets you capture the customers’ signature when the job is completed and is included
in the work order. Along with the signature you can add a terms and conditions and write the
customers’ name along with the signature.
The Signature Tab lets you capture a signature of the customer. By clicking New Signature you
will be able to write the signature or delete it and enter a new one again. A name can also be
displayed along with the signature to confirm the person.
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Job Fields allows you to customize any additional information you would like to have during a
job or estimate. You can customize this feature in ServiceCEO.
From Job Fields Tab, which you can customize from ServiceCEO, you can answer any of the
questions you have included.
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Documents allows you to view past work orders and documents from the customer to let you
know what was done before and any other information you would like to know.
From the Documents Tab you can click on previous jobs and review what was done.
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Add a New Job
Description
Add New Job feature allows technicians to create jobs in the ServiceCEO database and
Supervisor Role. Technicians can select customer, date, duration, frequency, and summary.
Also, technicians can add products, services, and kits, as well as capture photos and signature.
When a new job is created and submitted, the dispatch is notified by an email.
Allowing to Add a New Job
Before you can actually add a job from your mobile device make sure you have the device
setting for this option enabled. To do that go to your ServicePortal:
1. Go to Account Summary
2. Devices
3. Select the device that you want to Edit
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4. Find “Allow to add New Job” and make sure it is checked and save the changes.
Adding a New Job
From your dashboard you can click Add New Job to begin.
A new window will pop up asking you to fill out the information for the new job.
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1. Customer – select the customer who this job will be done for, or add a new customer.
Type the first three letters of a customer or click “New customer” in the top to enter a new one.
2. Address – select the address of the new job, or add a new address.
Click for the address or enter a new one by pressing “New Address”.
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3. Contact – select who the contact will be for the job, or add a new contact.
Choose the correct contact or enter a new one by pressing “New Contact”.
4. Customer Custom Fields – enter any customer custom fields you have.
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5. Customer Notes – lets you write notes about customers for the work order and
private.
6. Location Notes – lets you write notes about the location for the work order and
private.
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7. Start Date – enter the date of the New Job.
8. Start Time – enter the start time of the New Job.
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9. Estimated Duration – select the approximate time the job will take.
10. Summary – Write down what the job will be.
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11. Campaign – Lets you select the marketing campaign used to get the job.
12. Frequency – lets you select the frequency of the visit, daily, weekly, monthly, etc.
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Submitting the Job
Once you fill out all the information you can submit the job to either assign it to yourself or
send to the office.
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Add a New Estimate
Description
Add a New Estimate feature allows technicians to create an in the ServiceBridge app.
Technicians can select Start Date/Time, Estimated Duration, Summary, Customer, and
Campaign. Also, technicians can add products, services, and kits, as well as capture photos and
signature. When a new estimate is created and submitted, the dispatch is notified by an email.
Allowing Add a New Estimate
Before you can actually add a job from your mobile device make sure you have the device
setting for this option enabled. To do that go to your ServicePortal:
1. Go to Account Summary
2. Devices
3. Edit
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4. Find “Allow to add New Estimate” and make sure it is checked. Then save the changes.
Adding a New Estimate
From your dashboard you can click Add New Job to begin.
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A new window will pop up asking you to fill out the information for the new job.
1. Customer – select the customer who this job will be done for, or add a new customer.
Type the first three letters of a customer or press “New Customer” for a new one.
2. Address – select the address of the new job, or add a new address.
Click for the address or enter a new one by pressing ”New Address”.
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3. Contact – select who the contact will be for the job, or add a new contact.
Choose the correct contact or enter a new one by pressing “New Contact”.
4. Customer Custom Fields – enter any customer custom fields you have
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5. Customer Notes – lets you write notes about customers for the work order and private.
6. Location Notes – lets you write notes about the location for the work order and private.
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7. Start Date – enter the date of the New Job
8. Start Time – enter the time of the New Job
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9. Estimated Duration – enter how long the job is estimated to take.
10. Summary – enter the job summary or what will be done for this job.
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11. Campaign – lets you select the marketing campaign used for this job.
Submitting the Estimate
Once you fill out all the information you can submit the estimate to either assign it to yourself
or send to the office. You can also select to send a copy to the customer.
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Winning/Losing an Estimate
Description
If you assign the estimate to yourself it will be displayed in your “Jobs Due
Today” and “Estimate Total” in your ServiceBridge app. Also if an Estimate is assigned to you
from ServiceCEO you will be allowed to win/lose the estimate.
Win/Lose
From your dashboard you can view your estimates in the Jobs Due Today or the Estimates Total
Tab.
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1. Find the Estimate you
2. Click on Won/Lost Estimate
3. Won Estimate
4. Lost Estimate
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Once you click “Won Estimate” or “Lost Estimate” it will ask you to enter two things.
5. Give a Reason for the “Win” or “Loss”
6. Write any Notes you might want to have
7. Click Submit to finalize the Estimate
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8. Select Yes to turn it into a job.
Daily Route
Description
Daily Route feature displays job locations and fastest routes on an interactive map.
Daily Route feature can be accessed from the Dashboard of the ServiceBridge app.
Note: We recommend you to download the Google Maps app, however it will work with your
regular Maps app as well.
Daily Route View
1. The green check mark signifies that a job has been finished.
2. The orange triangle shows that a job is in-progress.
3. The blue circles show that the job is assigned.
Suspended jobs will show up with a red X.
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You can click on a specific job and it will show you a box with minor details like the job number,
date, and the time. Or, you can click on the box to open up more options:
4. You can click Show Details which will take you to general details of the job or,
5. Route To which will open up your navigation so you can navigate to that job.
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Time Cards
Description
Time card functionality allows access to the time card information in ServiceCEO database from
the app. Technician can edit time blocks that are automatically created based on his schedule,
or add additional ones. All information is synced with ServiceCEO in real time.
Accessing Time Cards
Open ServiceBridge application. Tap on the Time Cards button available in the dashboard to
view the time cards for members of the team. If the button is not visible contact us to enable
this feature for your account, or go to your ServicePortal and enable it in your company
settings.
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Choose the Time Card which you want to edit:
1. Tap on the employee and it will let you choose the team members time cards
2. The time cards are available Monday through Sunday for the ongoing week. Tap on a
day you wish to see the time card information for.
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Edit Time Block
Time block values can also be edited. Tap on a time block your want to edit and detailed time
block information will appear on the right.
1. Time Start - Edit the start of the time.
2. Time End - Edit when you finished.
3. Time Code - Choose a time code.
4. Role - What kind of role was assigned.
5. Description - Description of what you were doing.
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Add New Time Block
To create a new time block, click on the “+” sign, and additional input fields will appear on the
right. Fill the fields out and click save.
1. Time Start - Edit the start of the time.
2. Time End - Edit when you finished.
3. Time Code - Choose a time code.
4. Role - What kind of role was assigned.
5. Description - Description of what you were doing.
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Submitting Time Cards
When all time card values are correct tap on “Submit Time Cards” button to generate a
professional report with embedded signature, and email it to the supervisor. Custom report
templates can be customized based on your needs. Contact us for more information on
customization.
Once you click “Submit Time Cards” and you capture the signature, it will tell you that your time
card report was successfully saved.
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Viewing and Printing the Time Card Report
After you submit the time cards you will be able to view the time card report and be able to
print it as a document.
In the report you are able to view the date, in and out time, the description, work time,
overtime, and the amount of travel for each day.
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Tablet View
Dashboard
You will have a split screen with an iPad where you will be able to view the dashboard on the
left as well as the most recent thing you opened up on the right.
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Job/Estimate View
From a specific job you will be able to view all of the jobs tab including:
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General
Details
Equipment
Notes
Pics
Sketch
Signature
Fields
Documents
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General
From the General Tab you will be able to view all of the information about the job including
Status, Time, Summary, the customer and their information, customer custom fields, customer
notes, location notes, knowledge assets, job tasks, job custom forms, and history.
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Details
From the Details Tab you will be able to view all of the products/service/kits, as well as add
new ones, add price levels, collect payment, and view the total amount owed.
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Equipment
The Equipment Tab lets you view and install equipment, as well as edit the information about
the installed equipment.
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Notes
From the Notes Tab you will be able to write down notes for the work order, invoice, and
private that only you and your company will see. The customer does not see private notes.
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Pics
From the Pics Tab you will be able to view, add, and delete photos. You can place pictures in
the before, after, private, and recommendation tabs. To add a picture click capture in the top
right hand corner. You are also able to add notes next to the picture to ensure the person
knows what the picture is about.
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Sketch
The Sketch Tab lets you draw a sketch of anything you would like and then write down notes to
describe it.
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Signature
From the Signature Tab you are able to capture the customers’ signature. You can click “New
Signature” in the top right hand corner which will open up a black screen where you can draw
the signature. After you draw the signature it can ask you to write down the customers’ name
for verification.
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Fields
From the Fields Tab you can customize any additional information you want to add for the job
from ServiceCEO. Once you add these questions or information it can show up in the fields tab.
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Documents
The Documents Tab lets you view all of the previous documents from this customer. You can
click on the document and it will open it up.
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Adding a Job or Estimate
Once you click Add New Job or Add New Estimate, it will take you to a window to enter all of
the information.
1. First you Search for the customer, or add a new one. To search for an existing one
simply enter the first 3 letters of the name. To add a new one just click “New Customer”.
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If you click “New Customer” you will be able to add a new one to your database. It will ask you
to enter all of the information about the new customer like, customer type, company name,
location, zone, tax codes, etc.
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2. Select the Address or enter a new one by clicking on “New Address”.
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3. Select the contact or click on “New Contact” to enter a new one.
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4. Select the Start Date
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5. Select the Start Time
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6. Select the Estimated Duration
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7. Enter the Summary of the Job/Estimate
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8. Add the campaign if there was one or the marketing strategy used to get the client.
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9. Frequency lets you select how often the visit will be done. You can select from a single
visit, daily, weekly, monthly, annually, or custom.
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