My Settings

My Settings

 The my settings screen allows you to change some user specific settings including password, email notifications, Outlook integration and others. You can always reach the My Settings screen by clicking the link in the top right corner of the screen.


Here’s how the My Settings screen looks like the one below. Note that all settings above the Change Password section are being saved automatically.

 

We will now explain all the available options starting with the My Settings section:

Receive Email Notifications – Note that this option is available to you only if you Administrator allows you to control the email notifications. When switched on you will get every message delivered to your LeaveWizard inbox also sent to your email address.  

Send Email on Leave Request – When turned on as soon as you request leave we will send you an email to confirm.

Choose period for Who’s on leave – will filter the who’s on leave details on your dashboard by the selected period

Preferred Culture – will display local settings like dates and currencies in the selected preferred culture. When this is not selected the app will try to determine your culture from your browser’s settings

Outlook/Google Calendar integration section

This integration is fully described in the following article. Here we provide brief details.

Enabled – this turns own the links for you

Subscribe to all personal leave link – if using Windows and Outlook click this link to invoke the Outlook integration or copy the link to integrate with Google calendar.

Download your personal leave file link – This link will download an ics (Internet Calendar) file which you can import into popular calendars like Outlook.

The Change password section

This area allows you to change your log in password . Insert your current password, then the password you would like to change it to, then finally confirm this password. Click submit to validate your new password.

General

  1. Setting up hours based leave for part-time workers
  2. Resetting your password
  3. Verifying status of a leave request
  4. The Line Manager Dashboard
  5. Restrictions Part 1
  6. Restrictions Part 2
  7. Custom Groups
  8. Work (Shift) patterns
  9. Setting up LeaveWizard–Summary
  10. Setting up LeaveWizard – Public Holidays
  11. Setting up LeaveWizard – Approvers
  12. Setting up LeaveWizard – Event types and Allowances
  13. Organization And Employees
  14. Setting up LeaveWizard – Basic settings
  15. Monthly Allowance Report Emails
  16. Recording leave in hours
  17. Location specific Public Holidays
  18. Showing and hiding allowances and leave details
  19. Carry overs explained
  20. Allowing events to be recorded on non-working days
  21. Allowing events to be requested in the past
  22. How to allow or disallow users editing requested events
  23. Setting the company and user leave year
  24. The Bradford Factor
  25. Overtime and Time Off in Lieu
  26. How is my billing information processed?
  27. Subscribing to a paid plan
  28. How can I view my account details
  29. How to manage room bookings
  30. How to share your company calendar
  31. Outlook and Google Calendar Integration
  32. Specifying someone to cover leave
  33. Alternative Work Patterns
  34. My Settings
  35. Cancelling leave
  36. I want to book a period of leave that incorporates a bank holiday. How do I stop this day from being deducted from my holiday allowance?
  37. Recording absence
  38. Base Leave Types
  39. Changing your password with LeaveWizard
  40. Approving or Rejecting Leave
  41. Leave Charts and Calendars
  42. Requesting leave
  43. Configuring allowances
  44. Adding New Users
  45. Tracking appointments in LeaveWizard
  46. How does LeaveWizard Calculate Holiday Entitlement
  47. How to include bank holidays in the holiday allowance, then book these as a bulk booking for all the company
  48. Mandating leave requests in advance
  49. My line managers aren't approving leave requests, what should I do?

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