Miscellaneous

Training Videos
Over time, we will be growing towards a comprehensive set of videos that cover all the elements of the Plait system.  See below for what we have at the mome...
Wed, 11 May, 2022 at 9:33 AM
Reports
You can get a complete list of the reports set up as templates by searching for report:(with a colon).  Other options are available - see this FAQ. Custom...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 10:54 AM
Alerts
When you log into Plait you will, after a few seconds, be presented with an alerts list.  Each element in the list is a short description of the thing that ...
Sat, 8 Aug, 2020 at 12:20 AM
Deleting
Where appropriate, you can delete records by clicking on the Delete key  Sometimes the system will prevent you from deleting a record because the record...
Tue, 2 Feb, 2021 at 5:02 PM
System Error Messages
Occasionally, the system will need to communicate a problem to you.  This may be because you are asking it to do something it has been programmed to prevent...
Wed, 13 Jan, 2021 at 3:21 PM
Audit Trail
If you are interested in seeing what happened to an event, then you should look at this video. If you want to know about other types of data - carry on! ...
Wed, 22 Sep, 2021 at 1:45 PM
Office-Based (“Occasional”) Care Workers in Plait
Background Many, if not most, care providers will occasionally use office-based workers to cover care events where no other resources are available. Th...
Thu, 25 Feb, 2021 at 3:33 PM
Searching for data
Plait has a global search control that is used to find a record you want to work on: You can jump to the search control from any part of the system by...
Fri, 28 Jan, 2022 at 6:27 PM
Checking Contracts (and automatically tidying up bookings)
Every time a client or carer is saved, Plait checks all of their contracts, and rejects the update with a suitable error if: A contract has no start date...
Fri, 14 Jan, 2022 at 11:57 AM