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New Features and Tools

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 be […]

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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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Updated Privacy Policy

February 13th, 2020

Privacy Policy Update for GDPR Please be aware that we have updated our privacy policy for GDPR.  To view the new policy please click here:  Egress Systems Privacy Policy

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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 have consistently been market leaders in performance with their outstanding fingerprint recognition algorithms and flexibility of clocking options.  Suprema have 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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NEW – 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

Time attendance software What is it 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 hours worked, absence etc. and […]

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Time and Attendance Software

February 13th, 2020

Focus Enterprise Time and Attendance Software Focus Enterprise Time & Attendance system is an enhanced Time and Attendance software solution for medium to large organisations requiring more than a basic time and attendance solution. Building upon the core features of Focus Pro, Focus Enterprise enables users to effectively mine the large pool of data built up from employee clocking data and […]

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Time Attendance – Focus Pro

February 13th, 2020

Time Attendance Get your ideal time attendance solution from Egress Focus Pro offers a sophisticated Time Attendance solution for all sizes of organisation and is compatible with a range of Proximity and Biometric terminals. Building upon the core features of Focus Lite, Focus Pro provides users with extra features to manage costs, highlight undesirable attendance […]

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ZK Tech VF380 Face Recognition Terminal

What is Biometric Clocking?

February 13th, 2020

What is Biometric Clocking? Biometric clocking terminals use detailed measurements of the human body as a means of verifying the identity of the person clocking from amongst the records stored in the clocking device. Clocking on using your hand, fingerprint or facial image is an alternative to using a proximity RFID clocking card or fob, […]

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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 access […]

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Handpunch Biometric Hand Reader

Biometric Clocking from Egress Systems

February 13th, 2020

At Egress Systems, we offer a range of clocking terminals including the latest technology using employee hand recognition. It’s fast, efficient and requires no cards or passes. One of our popular products in the HandPunch 1000 Biometric Terminal. this hand reader is manufactured by Ingersol Rand and has sold in large numbers throughout the world, […]

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Focus Payroll Reporting Explained

February 13th, 2020

Focus Payroll Reporting Just one of the many features that form part of our Focus time attendance software range. Our payroll reporting will help you to accurately run payroll and save time. Time and Attendance Software With your employees clocking in and out electronically, the time saved in processing payroll is considerable. Industry estimates the time needed to […]

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Time and Attendance Software

February 13th, 2020

How Time and Attendance Software Can Help Your Business Time and attendance software allows you to automate a number of processes which historically may have had to be manual. This generally saves time within your organisation by reducing man hours required. Of course, a manual process can also mean human error and this can become […]

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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 1am in the morning to become 2am.  On Sunday 25th October 2015 clocks turn back one hour at 2am in the morning to become 1am – a return to Greenwich […]

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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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Time and Attendance Systems

Explaining Biometrics to Employees

February 13th, 2020

Employees often harbour concerns when faced with a new Biometric Clocking system so we’ve put together a document answering many of the common questions that your workforce may have. The Explaining Biometrics to Employees PDF provides an overview of how biometric clocking terminals work, including the hand reader, fingerprint readers and the face readers that we supply.  It summarises […]

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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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Clocking on at Burton Joyce Primary School

February 13th, 2020

On Tuesday 24th June 2014 it was Maths Day at Burton Joyce Primary School and one of our Directors, Zoe Mouter, spent all morning with Year 6 pupils helping showing them how to clock on! Pupils got involved by registering their fingerprints on one of our demonstration BioStation clocking terminals and practiced clocking on and […]

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