Topics Getting Started Institution Resources Activities Scheduling Conflicts Combinations Constraints Automation Changes Reports Printing and Exporting Importing Data Lantiv Timetabling Turbo 8 Jump to: navigation, search User's Guide Getting Started Common Misconceptions A few important notes for the impatient users who would like to dive straight in. First Launch Tips A brief overview of the program's workflow. Opening or Creating a File How to create a new file or open an existing one. Institution Institution's Details The pane in which the institution's details are entered. Vocabulary The capability to customize the program's lingo to adapt it to what you are used to. Custom Resource Properties Entering institution-specific properties for resources. Resources Days Entry of generic days. Periods Entry of periods. Subjects Entry of subjects. Groups Entry of groups. Students Entry of students. Teachers Entry of teachers/instructors. Rooms Entry of rooms and buildings. Equipment Entry of equipment items. Bulk Color Assignment Assignment of colors to many resources at once. Bulk Editing In-place editing of resources' properties. Bulk Property Editing Editing the same property of many resources. Bulk Selection Multiple resource selection. Activities Sets What sets are. Entering Activities Entry of activities (e.g. classes, courses, meetings, etc.). Entering Sets Entry of sets. Scheduling The Navigation Pane How to navigate between schedules. Drag and Drop Scheduling Scheduling activities using drag and drop. Drag and Drop Moving Moving cells using drag and drop. Drag and Drop Copying Copying cells using drag and drop. The Main Schedule Pane Features of the main schedule window. Deleting Cells How to delete cells. Cell's Properties How to edit cell's properties. Conflicts Types of Conflicts The different kinds of conflicts that the program monitors. Conflicts Window When a conflict is detected, this window is shown. Conflicts Pane This pane lists all the existing conflicts in the schedule. Combinations The Combinations Engine An introduction to the concept of combinations. Combinations Use Cases In which cases the combinations feature can be helpful. Combinations Coverage How to achieve the maximal combinations search space. Constraints Entering Constraints Accessing the constraints entry window. Constraint Types The different kinds of constraints that the program supports and their use cases. Desirable Constraints Using the Desirable column to enter "nice to have" constraints. Critical Constraints How to mark constraints as having a critical importance. Violation Indication What values are shown in the Violation column. Modifying Constraints "On the Fly" The ability to enter new constraints or modify existing ones even when the timetable is constructed. Over Constraining How to not misuse the constraints. Automation The Algorithm The basic idea behind the automation algorithm. Launching the Automation How to launch the automatic solver. Resuming the Automation The ability to resume the automation even when the timetable is already constructed. Changes Introduction to Changes An introduction to the concept of daily changes. Changes vs. Interactive How making changes differs from regular scheduling. Planned Generic Days The mapping between generic days and calendar dates. Changes Pane The changes pane lists all the existing changes in the schedule. Reports Types of Reports The various kinds of reports which the program can generate. Report View Settings How to control the appearance of data in a report. Printing and Exporting Settings All the available print and export settings. Titles How to edit the header and the footer. Preview The printout preview page. Importing Data Source Database Types The kind of data sources from which data can be imported. Selecting the Type of Data of Each Field How to associate fields with data types. Importing Resources How to import resources. Importing Activities How to import activities. Importing an Entire Timetable How to import scheduled occurrences of activities. Retrieved from "http://wiki.timetablingturbo.com/wiki7/index.php?title=Turbo-Lantiv_Timetabling_Turbo_8&useskin=lantiv75"