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  1. About Issue De-Escalations

    Issue De-escalations is a feature that allows escalated issues to be de-escalated.  This functionality is disabled by default and must be activated from the Features screen .  Every issue that has been escalated will have a lin...
  2. Standard Issuetrak Webform

    Our standard Issuetrak webform is a simple, 8 field webform that always maps to the same 8 fields in Issuetrak. This basic webform option is perfect for organizations looking for a webform with straightforward capabilities, or for a budget-friendly ...
  3. Configuring Services and Scheduled Tasks

    Issuetrak uses a combination of Windows services and scheduled tasks to continuously provide features and functionality: Feature Name Service or Task? Automatic Asset Updates Scheduled Task...
  4. Configuring the Active Directory Module

    Now that the preliminary steps are completed, you can go ahead and begin the actual set up of the Active Directory Module. This can only be performed by an Issuetrak user with the “Can access and maintain Administration functions” perm...
  5. Best Practices - Time Zone Adjustment in the Cloud

    Issuetrak’s cloud services provide server hosting for your Issuetrak site. To manage the logistics of our infrastructure, the time zone, and regional settings on all of our servers are set to Eastern Time . This means that regardless of your ...
  6. Visibility Controls Best Practices

    Controlling visibility to an issue allows you to control who can see an issue in Issuetrak. Many implementations require some sort of ability to control whether a user can see an issue. We can do this by using a combination of Entity Structures (O...
  7. Best Practices - Moving a Workflow to Issuetrak

    Getting a handle on your business processes requires knowledge of the process and how the process is handled in the everyday world. We have found that real-world and recorded processes can sometimes be different. Documenting both can help you under...
  8. Configuration and Training with JumpStart

    The JumpStart program provides personalized consultation on the best way for you to set up and configure your site. Issuetrak’s trainers will ask questions about intended usage and business goals, then guide you through the site’s page...
  9. Special Function Table - Usage Notes

    The Special Function Table contains records with up to 50 text fields of reference information that can be used to associate just about anything to an issue, such as contact records, parts, contracts, contractors, customers, or rooms. When the Speci...
  10. Special Function Table - When to Use

    The Special Function Table contains records with up to 50 text fields of reference information that can be used to associate just about anything to an issue, such as contact records, parts, contracts, contractors, customers, or rooms. When the Speci...