Learn how to navigate, filter, search, share, and bookmark the Daily Manifest, as well as, how to include cancelled bookings and save filters.
New to the Daily Manifest? Read the first article in this series for an introduction to the Daily Manifest.
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What more do I need to use this feature?
- Admin or restricted permissions to View all Reports (or Daily Manifest) and Export Data.
- Admin or restricted permissions to View all Reports (or Revenue) to access the Revenue Report from Insights.
- The Guest Form (Manage > Integrations > Guest Management) integration is required if you want to collect and include Guest information within your Daily Manifest.
Which Checkfront version supports this feature - classic, new or both?
- The Daily Manifest is available to both those using items (Inventory > Items), a key feature of our classic version of Checkfront, and those using products (Inventory > Products), a key feature of our newest version of Checkfront.
New to Checkfront - Products ✨
Products (Inventory > Products) is the successor feature to (Inventory > Items) and is available in our newest version of Checkfront.
Not yet on our newest version and interested in upgrading? Please contact our Technical Support team for more information.
Discover more product-related help articles here: Products (New).
Navigating by dateBack to top
The Daily Manifest provides a table view of bookings daily. By default, bookings display for today. You can jump back (<<) and forward (>>) to dates with bookings or easily view the next day's bookings by clicking the Tomorrow button. Click Today to return to today's booking view at any time. Who knew time travel is now possible?!
You can also choose a specific date by selecting the date from the calendar or entering the date directly into the field provided.
As the Daily Manifest is a daily view of bookings, you cannot view bookings based on a date range.
Filtering by bookingsBack to top
By default, the Daily Manifest displays bookings starting on the date in focus. These are any offerings that start on the day being viewed.
You can also filter for those bookings in progress or ending on the day being viewed (ending on the date in focus).
Filtering by start timeBack to top
Bookings displayed can be further filtered by Time. This option limits the bookings displayed to those with a matching start time, considering any other category and item/product filters you may have applied.
Deleting the value in the time field clears any time criteria applied and returns the filter to the default value.
Filtering by categoryBack to top
Clicking on Select under the category label opens a dropdown menu of available inventory categories.
Select one or more categories from the list to filter out bookings from the other categories, leaving a view of the items or products booked from your chosen categories.
If you have a long list of categories, then start entering the name of the category and the list is then limited to those that start with the same letters. From there, you can easily select the category!
Filtering by item/productBack to top
You can filter the Daily Manifest for one or more items/products. Simply click Select under the item/product label to open the item/product dropdown menu, and the list of available inventory items/products displays.
This filter can be used together with the category filter. If one or more categories are selected, then the item/product list is restricted to those available for the selected category or categories.
As with the Category filter, you can type in the name of the item/product you are looking for and the list is then limited to those items/products that match your entry. This is a useful option for those who have long lists of inventory!
Filtering by statusBack to top
You can filter the Daily Manifest by one or more statuses (Deposit, Paid, Canceled...). The bookings displayed are then filtered to match your selections.
Searching for the status is a quick option if you are faced with a long list of filter options! Simply start entering the name of the status in the input field at the top of the list.
Filtering by searchBack to top
Search bookings for the day being viewed. The following fields can be searched...
- Guest or Booker First Name
- Guest or Booker Last Name
- Guest or Booker Phone Number
- Guest or Booker Email
- Booking ID
- ...and custom fields!
More optionsBack to top
By default, Cancelled bookings are included within the Daily Manifest, so that you and your Staff have a true picture of what the day entails. Don't need to view Cancelled bookings? Simply open the More menu and choose to hide Cancelled bookings from view!
If assigning assets in the Daily Manifest when using products, then another menu option available is to hide Completed assignments.
Expanding & collapsing bookingsBack to top
There are two ways to expand or collapse the bookings to reveal or hide the Guest List. By default, the booking rows are collapsed, and Guest List is hidden.
To the far right of the time, category, and item/product filters is an option to Expand or Collapse all rows.
You can also expand or collapse a listing separately by clicking on the down arrow (v) to the left of the Booking Code.
Sharing or bookmarking the Daily Manifest URLBack to top
You can share a link to the Daily Manifest! Copy the URL from the Daily Manifest page browser address bar and paste the link into the desired communication channel. Clicking on the link brings you to the Daily Manifest with any date, start time, category, item/product, status, search, and Canceled bookings filters applied.
The Daily Manifest page can also be bookmarked within your browser so that you can quickly and easily return to your preferred view.
To access the linked content, recipients of shared links need to have Staff account access to view the Daily Manifest. They are prompted to log in if they are not already logged in when they click on the link. Happy sharing!
Remembering filtersBack to top
You can configure your account to retain your filter selections within most reports and features so that you don't have to repeatedly select your preferred filters.
Learn more about your Profile Filter settings here:
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