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Types of Clocking in Systems

Clocking in Systems

Types of Clocking in Systems

November 26th, 2020

Things have moved on in workplaces since the Victorian era when some factory owners reportedly slowed their clocks during work shifts and speeded them up during workers’ breaks in order to squeeze more productivity out of their workers. This was a workforce already working twenty to thirty hours more per week than in the early […]

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Benefits of Time and Attendance Systems

The Benefits of Time and Attendance Systems

November 26th, 2020

It’s an old adage, but it’s spot-on. Time is money. Many of us work to live – essentially by selling our time. And just like everything to do with money in any commercial or contractual arrangement the less ambiguity the better – for all concerned. Payer or payee, business or customer, employer or employee – […]

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New Features and Tools

February 13th, 2020

New Feature:  Prevent a Focus User from editing their own timesheet This useful feature available in Focus Pro/Enterprise version 3.416 can be found in the User Setup screen. Click on Add Link to link the currently selected user with their employee record. New Feature: Mandatory comment on Absence Reason edit This optional absence reason requirement can […]

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Newsletter September 2019

February 13th, 2020

Microsoft update causes Focus error Many of our customers experienced problems using Focus following a Microsoft Windows update in early August. The update affected Windows components that Focus uses and caused an “invalid procedure call” error. The update also affected other applications that use the same components including MS Excel spreadsheets with VBA scripts and […]

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New Website for a New Cloud Solution

February 13th, 2020

www.time-attendance-system.com We’ve just launched a new website – www.time-attendance-system.com – to promote the new, entirely cloud-based, version of the Focus Time & Attendance software. The new website details all of the features of the new Focus cloud software alongside details of compatible cutting edge biometric clocking terminals. This new cloud based solution promises to be more convenient, more accessible […]

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Suprema BioStation 2 Fingerprint Terminal

New Generation Biometric Terminals

February 13th, 2020

Enhanced Biometric Clocking Terminals Egress Systems have long since been devotees of the Suprema biometric clocking terminals. Suprema has consistently been market leaders in performance with their outstanding fingerprint recognition algorithms and flexibility of clocking options. Suprema has now upped their game once again with even faster fingerprint recognition and redesigned their terminal range with […]

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Time & Attendance for Apple Macs

February 13th, 2020

Are you looking for time and attendance software that’s suitable for running on your Apple Mac? Well, look no further.  Our hosted time and attendance software is easily accessible from an Apple Mac, not to mention your iPhone or iPad.  If you have a mixture of operating systems across Android and Microsoft platforms too then […]

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Use Tachomaster Digi Cards for Clocking

February 13th, 2020

Egress Systems are now pleased to be able to offer integration with the Tachomaster web service as part of the Focus Time & Attendance solution. Originally implemented for Arla Foods, the interface automatically collects and processes raw Tachomaster Digi card information and uses it to populate the Focus timesheet. Using Tachomaster to feed Focus with […]

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What is Time Attendance Software?

February 13th, 2020

What is time attendance software and how can it help my business? Whether you’re already using an existing system or wish to improve efficiency and effectiveness within your business. Time attendance software is a helpful addition. It works in a number of ways to help you manage your employees. From hours worked to absences and […]

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NEW – Hosted Software Available

February 13th, 2020

Hosted Time & Attendance Software We’ve frequently been asked by our customers whether we offer a hosted or cloud-based time & attendance software – well now we do! This solution offers all of the functionality of Focus Enterprise hosted for you off-site at a UK based data centre.  All you need is internet access and you can […]

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Get Ready for British Summer Time

February 13th, 2020

With British Summer Time fast approaching, now is the time to make sure that the settings in your clocking terminals are correct.  On Sunday 29th March 2015 clocks advance forward one hour at 1 am in the morning to become 2 am.  On Sunday 25th October 2015 clocks turn back one hour at 2 am in the morning to become 1 […]

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Using IFTTT with Focus Enterprise

February 13th, 2020

At Egress Systems we’re always looking for new ways to enhance the Focus Time & Attendance system for our customers to ensure that they have access to the information they need in the most timely fashion. We like to keep abreast of new technology and industry innovations to make sure that you can have the […]

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Go Live at Caunton “The Cut Shack” Site

February 13th, 2020

Caunton Engineering’s new £5 million site known as “The Cut Shack” has been officially opened. As one of our long term customers, Caunton Engineering again chose Egress Systems to supply Time & Attendance and Access Control for the new site. “The Cut Shack” features access control on two perimeter gates and three internal doors plus clocking for […]

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