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            How to set cut-off times for leave requests

            You can set Cutt-Off times for any Leave Types that help you to manage when students can apply for the leave.  Setting Cut-Offs is done in the Leave Type Configuration screen (Cut-Offs Tab).

            Cut-Offs can be Soft or Hard. 

            A SOFT Cut-Off will allow the leave to still be submitted if the cut-off time is passed.

            A HARD Cut-Off will not allow the leave to be submitted if the cut-off time is passed.

            Cut-Offs can be set to expire on a set date or to run on a weekly cycle.


            Cut off by Specific Date

            Specific Date Cut-Offs are ideal for special events or holidays that require leave to be submitted by a particular closure da

            Enforcement  Hard Cut-Off or Soft Cut-Off.
            Restrict by Submission Date or Leave Date  You can set the Cut-Off to apply to the Date of Submission or the Date of Departure.
            Start Preventing  Set the Data and Time to Close the Leave Type availability.
            Date & Time The Day and Time of every week that you want your Leave Type to become available for selection again.
            Message  Set your Custom Message that Students or Parents will see when submitting this leave request.  The Message only shows when the Cut-Off is breached.

            You can set a Buffer Period (in hours) that sets a minimum time frame between the request being submitted and the departure time for the request (Eg:  Leave must be submitted >48 hours from departure time)

            Enforcement   Hard Cut-Off or Soft Cut-Off.
            Buffer Period  Enter the number of hours that you want to use as your Buffer Period
            Start Preventing The Day and Time of each week that you want the Cut-Off to apply and when you woulsd like to re-open the event for access.
            Message  Set your Custom Message that Students or Parents will see when submitting this leave request.  The Message only shows when the Cut-Off is breached.




            Setting a Cut-Off by Weekly Cycle

            You can set a regular weekly cycle cut-off for your leave types to help you manage the submisson and approvals process for your most common leave events.

            Enforcement  Hard Cut-Off or Soft Cut-Off. 
            Restrict by Submission Date or Leave Date  You can set the Cut-Off to apply to the Date of Submission or the Date of Departure.
            Start Preventing The Day and Time of each week that you want the Cut-Off to apply and when you woulsd like to re-open the event for access.
            Allow From Again The Day and Time of every week that you want your Leave Type to become available for selection again.
            Message  Set your Custom Message that Students or Parents will see when submitting this leave request.  The Message only shows when the Cut-Off is breached.

            Your Leave Type will not be displayed as an option for selection in the period between prevention and allowance for Hard Cut Off Events.





            Updated: 09 Nov 2018 12:38 AM
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