You can enter basic details about your company in the Company Details feature. This includes details such as contact details, traffic settings, server setup and a variety of related options.
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You can enter the company contact information and address from this tab (Settings > Company Configuration > Company Details).
Enter the trading name of the company.
Enter the full legal name of the company to be printed on financial documents, for example Big Ad Agency (Pty) Ltd.
Enter a primary company telephone number.
|Tel 2||Enter a secondary telephone number.|
|Fax||Enter the company fax number.|
Enter the company's postal address.
Enter the company's street address.
Enter the company's public email address. This is normally a catchall address such as email@example.com. This address will be displayed on most financial documents created in Chase.
Enter the company's website URL.
The Company Settings tab allows you to enter basic financial information about your Company.
|Studio Cost/hr||Enter your default studio rate. During job reconciliation, this figure will be applied to the estimated hours on a Job's Cost Sheet to calculate expected income.|
|Tax Rate %|
Enter the default sales tax rate for the agency's region, e.g. 15% VAT.
|VAT Rounding Type||Specify how the system must round VAT when calculated for the local currency. Select to round VAT per line item, or on the document's total amount. The default is per line.|
Enter the agency's default currency.
|Tax Reg No.|
Enter the agency's company tax number.
|Tax Name||Enter the tax type used in the agency or region, e.g. VAT or GST.|
|Co Reg. No.|
Enter the agency's company registration number.
|Default Daily Hours for Tasks||Enter the number of hours per day that will be automatically assigned to tasks that take longer than one day to complete. This default value can be changed when such a task is created.|
|Move PO with Exported Docs|
Allow Purchase Orders to be moved between Jobs even if their Supplier Invoices have already been exported to your accounting package. Uncheck this option to prevent this.
|Web logo||Enter a valid path on your server to where the company logo is located. This is the logo that will appear on all printed documents.|
|Logo Alignment||Indicate whether the logo should be placed on the right, centre or left of printed documents. By default, the logo is aligned right.|
|Show Report Timestamp|
Check this option to print the date and time the report was created in the footer.
|Default Text Doc Font Family||Select the font type for all documents.|
|Default Text Doc Font Size|
Select the size of the font type selected above.
|Job Element Must Be Unique|
Check this option if you want all Job elements to be unique.
|Enable PDF Encryption|
Check this option to produce encrypted PDFs that cannot be altered.
You configure the traffic settings in accordance to traffic requirements from this tab. The settings are primarily for the Traffic module, and Calendar view of the Tasks and All Tasks areas of Chase.
|Work Day Start||Select the time that the company starts operating.|
|Work Day Finish||Select the business closing time.|
|Select the time that employees take their lunch.|
|Overtime Threshold||Enter the relevant overtime threshold number.|
|Always Show All Task Types|
Check this option to always show Task types.
|Timesheet Lockout Settings||Select the relevant options in this section to enable a system-wide lockout. This forces all employees who have not yet completed their old timesheets to do so without being able to access anything else in Chase accept for Timesheets. See how to set up a timesheet lockout.|
|Lockout Type||Select the type of lockout to use from this field. This can be based on a day of the week, or on a specific date.|
|Activation Alert Time||Enter the time you want to send a message to employees about the lockout.|
|Grace Period (Hours)||Enter the number of hours employees have to complete any incomplete timesheets before the lockout occurs.|
If you have Calendar Integration set up, these details will appear in this section. See how to set up Users for Calendar Integration.
Set up your server details on this tab.
|Server Folder||Local path to the Chase server setup folder.|
|Chase Share||Network path to the documents folder within Chase server specifically for storage of the external documents in Chase.|
|Shared Docs||FTP Address.|
|Mail Svr SMTP||The name or IP address of the client (usually specified by IT).|
|SMTP User||Username for the server (preferably a Chase specific one, for example chase2testcompany.co.za).|
|SMTP Password||Password for the above username.|
|SMTP Port Number||The port the SMTP server uses to send mail (usually 25 or 587).|
|From E-mail Address|
An address Chase uses to send the mail. This will be masked by the User's mail address that is logged in.
|Chase Net Addr.||The client's Chase URL.|
|Chase Net Admin|
The Administrator's address to whom TimeSheet reminder summaries can be sent.
|Contractor PAYE WorkType Enabled|
Enable this option to indicate the Work type that represents the PAYE portion of a contractor’s fee on a Supplier Invoice.
|Take Across Document Details|
Enable this option to always take across details from the CE to the invoice or purchase order.
|Enable this option to always take across Work type notes from the CE to the invoice or purchase order.|
|Contractor Paye Worktype||Select from the list of Work types to represent the PAYE portion of a contractor's fee on a Supplier Invoice.|
|Agency Fees Worktype||Select the Work type that represents the fee payable to the managing agent through whom a contractor was hired.|
|Default Agency Fee %|
The default percentage to be used to calculate the managing agent’s portion of payments made to contractors. When entering a Supplier Invoice, this default value can be changed as required.
|Portal Url||The URL for your Client/Supplier portal.|
|Portal Admin Email|
The email address of the User who will be notified of any portal user activity.
|Reminder Escalation Period|
The number of days before a reminder should be escalated to the User’s manager, and then to the Chase Net Admin.
|Remind Days Before Due||The number of days before a reminder is due to be sent.|
|Explorer Node Configuration|
Select from a list of customised document types from the Node Type field, or customise the appearance of a document type's nodes.
Indicate up to three fields to display in a node of the selected document type from the Display field 1, Display field 2 and Display field 3 fields. The order in which the fields are displayed is determined by the sequence of this selection.
|Group Supplier Inv & PO by Month||Group and sort your Supplier Invoices and Purchase Orders by month. This is useful if you have Jobs that run for an extended period of time and you capture a number of Supplier Invoices and Purchase Orders in a month.|
|Inter Job Transfer|
Transfer costs and billing from one Job to another.
|Custom Description on Job Bag tasks||Enables the free-text Description column in conjunction with the Task type drop down.|
|Mock CE Enabled||Enable Mock CEs to be created.|