Calendar Screen Overview

calendar header
calendar screen

This screen displays the calendar in a vertical scrolling area.


You can see:

  • Ticket required days (white)
  • Non-ticket required days (grey)
  • Manual ticket required days (yellow)
  • Manual non-ticket required days (dark grey)
  • Tickets to be purchase (green)
  • Manual (fixed) tickets to be purchased (light blue)


Touch Actions


Swipe to get the Settings Screen to the left of this screen


Swipe to get the Prices Screen to the right of this screen


Pressing a day will bring up the Edit Day Dialog for that day


Phone Buttons


The Menu button provides a list of actions available


The Back button exits the app



Calendar Colors

ticket required (default)

A ticket is needed on this day (weekdays by default)

ticket required (manual)

A ticket is needed on this day, and this would usually be a non-ticket day
(as set in the Edit dialog)

ticket not required (default)

A ticket is NOT needed for this day (weekends by default)

ticket not required (manual)

A ticket is NOT needed for this day, and this would usually be a ticket day
(as set in the Edit dialog)

ticket start day (calc)

A ticket needs to be bought on this day
This ticket was chosen during the calculation
The code indicates the ticket required (as per the Prices screen)

ticket start day (fixed)

A ticket needs to be bought on this day
This ticket has been chosen and fixed via the Edit dialog
The code indicates the ticket required (as per the Prices screen)




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Action Buttons

left refresh
Refresh
calculate
Calculate
today
Today
sync
Sync
save
Save
load
Load
clear calc
Clear Calc
clear tickets
Clear Tickets
clear all
Clear All
help
Help
right
refresh

Refresh the calendar view

calculate

Calculates a new set of tickets, with the current Settings and Prices

calculating

today

Scrolls the calendar so today is visible

sync

Will Sync the current tickets to the phone's calendar

You will be prompted to confirm the sync:

sync dialog

You can turn auto-sync on in the Options screen

save

Saves the current settings, prices and tickets to a file on the SD card

You will be prompted for the filename, you do not need to give it a path or extension:

save dialog

load

Loads settings, prices and tickets from a file on the SD card

You will be prompted to choose a file:

load dialog

If you have the External File Explorer app enabled in Options screen, then your external app can be used to select the file

See Export & Import for more information

clear calc

This will remove all calculated tickets from the calendar, fixed tickets will remain

You will be prompted to confirm the action:

clear calc dialog

clear tickets

This will remove all tickets from the calendar,
both calculated and fixed tickets will be removed

You will be prompted to confirm the action:

clear tickets dialog

clear all

This will remove all tickets and day requirements from the calendar
both calculated and fixed tickets will be removed
All days manually set to ticket or non-ticket will also be removed

You will be prompted to confirm the action:

clear all dialog

help

Get help for the current page

You will be prompted for online or offline help:

help dialog

You can always use offline help via the Options screen




Main Menu

Accessed by pressing the menu button.

refresh

Refresh the calendar view - this is the same as pressing the 'Refresh' action button

calculate

Calculates a new set of tickets, with the current Settings and Prices

- this is the same as pressing the 'Calculate' action button

calculating

today

Scrolls the view to today - this is the same as pressing the 'Today' action button

sync

Updates the phone's calendar to match the tickets displayed

sync calendar

save

Saves the current settings, prices and calendar to the sd card

Type the name of the file, you do not need to give it an extension

sync calendar

The file will be saved on the sd card in /traveltickets/files/

See the Export & Import Screen for more info

more

Pressing 'More' gives you these additional menu choices

load

Loads settings, prices and calendar from a saved file on the sd card

confirm load

If you have enabled "Use External File Manager" in the Options Screen then you can choose a file from a file manager

If not you see a list of files saved to the /traveltickets/files/ folder on the sd card

select file

All current settings, prices and the entire calendar will be replaced

clear calc

This will remove all calculated tickets from the calendar

clear calc

clear tickets

This will remove all tickets (calculated and fixed by the you) from the calendar

clear tickets

clear all

This will remove all tickets (calculated and fixed) and all required/non required days from the calendar

clear all

This effectively clears the calendar

options

Opens the Options Screen

app info

Displays help options

help menu

You can email the developer directly, or donate for an advanced key


App Help is available either online or offline

help choice

The Offline Help App will prompt for installation if not already installed (its approx 11mb)

Offline help can be turned on by default in the Options Screen


Choosing Quick Tips displays the Info Screen

app info


You can also see more info on the Info Page




Edit Day Dialog

edit day

You can edit each day to:

Set if a ticket is required on this day or not (by default all weekends are not, weekdays are)

Select/change the ticket that is to be bought on this day

Set if the ticket is 'fixed', ie: the calculations will not change it, and will work around it






'Travel Tickets' developed by Dion Hardy © 2011-2013
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