How To Sort The Stops Of Your Run Manually

ElasticRoute allows you to manually sort your stops in a run to achieve your desired planning for your vehicles.

Below is an example showing the use of the manual sort feature to re-order the stops in a run.

Screenshot After Planning (Before Manual Sorting)

How To Use

Step 1: After planning, click on the Map tab.

Step 2: Select the run that you wish to sort manually.

Step 3: A panel will appear on the right hand side.

Step 4: Click the Sort button.

Step 5: The Sort button will turn Yellow, and you may click-and-drag the stops to rearrange them.

Step 6: Click Confirm when done to save the manually sorted run.

Screenshot Of Sorted Run

Notes:

  • The newly sorted stops will have a Sorted word besides them.
  • If you wish to revert the run back to the originally planned results, there is a Restore button that you can use at the bottom of the Panel.
  • If the resorted run were to contain a violation of the initial planned constraints, an icon will appear. For example:
List Of Violations
Violation Description
Max Time The total time for performing the run has exceeded the Max. Run Time defined in Settings > General.
Refer to How To Customize Your Runs.
Max Stops The total stops for the run has exceeded the Max. Stops defined in Settings > General.
Refer to How To Customize Your Runs.
Max Distance The total distance for the run has exceeded the Max. Distance defined in Settings > General.
Refer to How To Customize Your Runs.
Weight Capacity The total weight load for the run has exceeded the Weight Capacity defined in Settings > Vehicles.
Refer to How To Set Vehicle Capacity.
Volume Capacity The total volume load for the run has exceeded the Volume Capacity defined under in > Vehicles.
Refer to How To Set Vehicle Capacity.
Seating Capacity The total seating load for the run has exceeded the Seating Capacity defined in Settings > Vehicles.
Refer to How To Set Vehicle Capacity.
Vehicle Available Till The time taken to complete the run has exceeded the working hours defined in Settings > Vehicles.
Refer to How To Set Driver Working Hours.
Time Window The time taken to complete the run has exceeded the Time Window defined in Settings > Time Windows.
Refer to How To Set Time Windows.


Step 7:
If you were to click on the Stops tab, the manually sorted results would be in yellow.