General Settings

Below are a list of values in General Settings. The settings defined in this page would be the default values used for planning.

Field name Type Description
Location
Country Option Country of your input addresses.
Will affect the geocoding results of your input address.
Timezone Option For adjusting the time to your location timezone.
Map Option Currently supporting OpenStreetMap.
Time
Loading Time (mins) Integer For specifying the time your driver needs to load the goods at the depot, which will affect the starting run time of the vehicle.
Overwritten by the Loading Time specified for the Depot.
Refer to How To Set Different Loading Times For Each Depot Respectively
Buffer (%) Integer For adjusting the traveling time between the stops to account for the speed of the vehicle.
The higher the number, the longer the time taken for the travel.
Refer to How To Set Buffer For Your Deliveries
Service Time (mins) Integer For specifying the time your driver needs to unload and deliver the goods at the stops.
Overwritten by the Service Time of the stops.
Refer to How To Set Service Time For Your Stops
Limit
Max. Time / Run (mins) Integer For specifying the maximum time per run.
Once this time limit is exceeded, the jobs would be assigned to the subsequent vehicle if applicable.
Refer to How To Customize Your Runs
Max. Distance / Run Integer For specifying the maximum distance per run.
Once this distance limit is exceeded, the stops would be assigned to the subsequent vehicle if applicable.
Refer to How To Customize Your Runs
Max. Stops / Run Integer For specifying the maximum stops per run.
Once this stop limit is reached, the jobs would be assigned to the subsequent vehicle if applicable.
Refer to How To Customize Your Runs
Max. Time / Day Integer For specifying the maximum stops per day.
Once this stop limit is reached, the jobs would be assigned to the subsequent vehicle if applicable.
Refer to How To Set Time, Distance And Stops Limits For Your Vehicles.
Max. Distance / Day Integer For specifying the maximum stops per day.
Once this stop limit is reached, the jobs would be assigned to the subsequent vehicle if applicable.
Refer to How To Set Time, Distance And Stops Limits For Your Vehicles.
Max. Stops / Day Integer For specifying the maximum stops per day.
Once this stop limit is reached, the jobs would be assigned to the subsequent vehicle if applicable.
Refer to How To Set Time, Distance And Stops Limits For Your Vehicles.
Max. Runs Integer For specifying the maximum runs per vehicle.
Once this run limit is exceeded, the jobs would be assigned to the subsequent vehicle if applicable.
Refer to How To Customize Your Runs
Distribute Workload Checkbox For distributing the stops amongst your vehicles.
Only supports simple homogenous runs with single Vehicle Type, Depot etc.
Split Load Checkbox For splitting stops amongst your vehicles.
Can be used to prevent the same vehicle from visiting stops with the same Load ID multiple times.
Refer to How To Use The Load ID To Split The Stops Amongst Your Vehicles
Export Run Prefix String Will include the prefix text in your run upon exporting of CSV.
Refer to How To Append A Prefix To The Run Number In Your CSV Export
Plan
Depot Selection Option Affects the assigning of depot to stops for planning.
Available options: Default, Nearest, Dynamic.
Default uses your assigned Depot to the stops for planning.
Nearest and Dynamic would allow the systems to automatically assign a Depot to your Stops.
Refer to How To Use The Automatic Depot Selection Feature
Distance Unit Option Units for distance, km or miles.
Priority Values Option Affects the assignment of stops and vehicles.

    Values:

  • Lower value priority is lower priority
    Highest value to represent first priority
    –  e.g. 5 (first), 4 (second), 3 (last)
  • Lower value priority is higher priority
    Lowest value to represent first priority
    – e.g. 1 (first), 2 (second), 3 (last)

Refer to How To Reverse The Use Of Priority Values For Planning.

Release Pre-assign To Checkbox Determines whether the stops that cannot be finished by the pre-assigned vehicles to be served by other available vehicles.
Refer to How To Allow The Pre-Assign Stops To Be Assigned To Other Vehicles
Import
Append To Address Checkbox For including or excluding certain address field columns during importing of CSV for creation of stops.
Refer to How To Include City, State, Postal Code And Country Information Into Address Field For CSV Import
Export
Include Line Address Checkbox For exporting of line address fields during exporting of CSV for stops.
Will return the line addresses fields originally imported through CSV.
Refer to How To Use Line Address For CSV Import/Export
Include Distance Between Stops Checkbox For exporting of Distance between stops during exporting of CSV for stops.
Refer to How To Export The Traveling Time And Distance Between Stops In CSV After Planning
Include Traveling Time Between Stops Checkbox For exporting of Traveling Time during exporting of CSV for stops.
Refer to How To Export The Traveling Time And Distance Between Stops In CSV After Planning
Webhook
Webhook URL String For use with API requests.
Note that the URL link to retrieve the planned routes will expire in 10 minutes.