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Vacationizr Starter Guide

Set a password

You can set up your own password of course, if you no longer want to use the magic link to log in.
Therefore click on your user avatar in the upper right corner.

In the following dialog you can set your own password. Click on change password and the setting will be saved.

Set an avatar

If you want to set your avatar you need to click on the Vacationizr default avatar / profile picutre.

If you hover your mouse over the avatar / profile picture it will show the option to change your avatar.

Now choose your favorite picture and click on save.

Your new avatar will be display on the overview page right after you saved it.

Hint: We recommend a picture with 200x200 pixels with a max. of 1 Megabyte for the optimal presentaion.

Change the Vacationizr appearance

Vacationizr offers other selectable themes (skins) to choose from.
Click on your avatar to find the appropriate menu to change the theme.

Here you need to click on Select theme, where you can find the different themes

Hint: Administrator accounts have the option to select a different theme for the admin panel.

See Vacationizr Events in my Outlook calendar

The Vacationizr offers the possibility to integrate events such as vacation or other absences in the Outlook calendar. This is done via iCalendar Feeds.

In your user settings (click on your avatar at the top right in Vacationizr) you will find the links under iCalendar Feeds. There you have three options to choose from, which you can choose at will.

First open Outlook and go to the Calendar view.

Here you can add a calendar from the Internet using the ribbon menu.

Now Outlook asks again if you really want to subscribe to this calendar.

You can simply ignore the advanced options here. Just click Yes and that's it!

The Vacationizr calendar appears in the "Other calendars" group and updates itself automatically.

Updated on: 18/02/2020

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