How to Block Calendar Dates
Reservety allows you to block a specific date or period on the calendar. This unique feature lets you control booking and ease management process when out of the store. Additionally, this feature can be helpful during maintenance or replacement of inventory.
Block Calendar Globally
When you want to block a period for all items or products, follow the steps below!
1. Create Date Range
The first step to block the calendar date is to create a date range for period you want to block. To create a date range go to. Dashboard > settings > Date ranges
2. Add Date Range
Click ‘Add New Date Range’
3. Enter Period Details
Example 3: ‘For Blocking Hours”. This is the most tricky one. Let’s say we want to block 4 pm – 6 pm.
We choose Range type- ‘Time (Repeats every day)‘. On the start time selected – 16:15 pm( we have to choose anything above that mark) and end time select- 17:59 pm
4. Go to Advanced Dates
5. Add Disabled Dates
We have to disable the dates for all products or items. so we choose the disabled dates section and click on “Add Disabled Dates’. In Date select your newly created date range, in type select ‘Block for start date’ and ‘Block for the end date’. Finally, click on the update button to save.
Block Calendar for Individual Products
When you want to block a period for only selected products follow the steps below!
1. Repeat the Above Steps
Follow the above steps:
Repeat the Step 1
Repeat the Step 2
Repeat the Step 3
4. Edit Item
Go to the item or product for which you want to block the calendar period. Click on Edit.
5. Go to Advanced Disabled Dates
Scroll down to section advanced disabled date and turn off the ‘Use Default Disabled Date’ switch to ‘No’.
6. Add Disabled Date
Click on ‘Add disabled date’ and enter the new range in ‘Dates’ and ‘block start and block end dates’ in type.
7. Update or Publish
Finally, Hit the ‘update’ button on Top Right to save