"Resources" feature introduce a third element to control your slots availability along with "working hours", "Services" and "Assistants".
This feature will be crucially useful in all those cases where a service is provided within a dedicated space or with a specific tool that have a limited capacity.
ENABLE RESOURCE FEATURE
To enable "Resources" feature, go to "settings / booking rules" and scroll down the page until you find "Resource" tab. Check the option and click on "Update settings"
Refresh the page and you'll see a new menu item under "Salon Booking System" called "Resources".
CREATE A RESOURCE
To create a new "Resource", click on "Resources" menu item, then click "Add resource".
- Give a name to the resource
- Set the "Units per session" ( the number of reservations allowed for the same time slot )
- Select the services associated to this resource
From now on, each time a customer try to book a service associated to this resource, our booking system will check the availability of the resource first, then the availability of the service and then the availability of the assistant.
ADD A RESERVATION FROM BACK-END
When you have this option enabled, and create a new booking from back-end, you'll be able to select the "Resource" along with the "Service" and the "Assistant":