LatePoint Notifications – Issues

Cron Jobs Setup a timed event to trigger Emails/SMS to send There are a few issues in the way WordPress sends emails and you may need to make some adjustments in order for emails/sms to send at the correct times. New bookings confirmation are sent straight away and do not require any special configurations. Status […]

Document Upload for Customers

Document Upload area for the Customers Dashboard Add a document storage section to your LatePoint customers giving you the option to allow: Customers to upload documents. Sending documents to customer area. Multiple File Operations(Edit, delete, upload, download, copy and paste files and folders etc.) Email Notifications(Email notifications for Edit, upload, download etc.) Max Uploaded File […]

Hide Hours already booked

When customers use the booking form all the time slots are presented showing the customer the whole booking day. This includes already booked time slots but in a different color which are unselectable. By hiding a particular class you can remove the displayed “In Use” blocks from showing. This is done by adding the following […]

Center your LatePoint button

This is not one of the easiest things to do as your theme and custom style sheets may interfere with the layout. An option is to change your editing mode to “Code Editor” and to wrap your shortcode with a div with text centering styling. Position your cursor where you need the shortcode. Switch to […]

Google Location Addition

A LatePoint modification to place a custom field (or any) to the clients location address in your google event calendar for your Agents. Using this will allow a one click lookup to a google map. Just place your Custom Customer booking field into the Event Template Settings in your Google Configuration. When the Customer books […]

Creating a Terms and Conditions Checkbox

This FAQ details setting up a compulsory Terms and Conditions checkbox that gets presented to clients on booking. Custom Booking fields can be used to create a checkbox that must be selected in order to proceed. Steps to create a “Terms and Conditions” checkbox Install the Custom Field Add-on under settings>Add-ons>custom fields A new menu […]

How to do Language Translation

WordPress has the ability to convert LatePoint into other languages via another plugin – Loco Translate, which is freely available. This plugin can also allow you to modify an English to English type translation where there might be a difference in spelling between regions. Install Loco Translate Add the Loco Translate plugin via the WordPress […]

FAQ

Services Details about what services can and cannot do The system at this stage is not designed to go beyond a 24 hour period. Only one service can be booked at a time. You can add “Extra Services” to the one booking but these are not time based. Bookings can only be placed for one […]

Booking Trigger

The latepoint booking trigger class acts like the booking button but can be applied to any element within your WordPress site. For example, it could be applied to a promotional image that launches to a particular service. Booking Trigger Page to Create Class to place on the element Data that can be passed to trigger […]

Booking form/button actions

Whilst you can configure the appearance on the [latepoint_book_button] you can also cause the button to pre-launch service, agents and change the viewing options through short-code settings. These options also apply to the [latepoint_book_form]. NOTE:The form short-code allows the software to sit on-screen when you browse to the page. Being given a permanent spot like […]