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How to use LogMaster

When LogMaster is run for the first time following screen is shown.



The first thing that needs to be done is to add a Vehicle. Vehicle name or Trip name(like "Ski trip") can be added. To add a Vehicle name press the Vehicle Setup button which is next to Vehicle spinner as shown below



After clicking this button following list of option is shown if there is no Vehicle



else following list is shown



Click on the Add option to show the following dialog



Enter Vehicle name and click Ok. After Vehicle name has been added it becomes the selected item in the following screen



By default Distance Unit is Kms, but it can be changed to Miles. To do this press "Distance Unit Setup" button at the bottom and select the Distance unit you want to use from the following dialog


NOTE: Distance unit is only used for displaying proper captions, it does not convert Kms to Miles and vice-versa when changed.


Vehicle logs now can be added. To add a Vehicle log press the "Enter Log" button which will show the following screen



The first thing that this screen has is the Notes field which can be used to enter a brief description about the log.
Next press the button next to "Start Kms" to show a dialog to enter Start kms.



After adding Start Kms the screen should be like this



Notice the Start Date and Start Time are filled by the system. These can be changed if required.
At destination all that is required to do is to enter the End Kms. To do this press the button next to "End Kms" and enter End kms.



After adding End Kms the screen should like this



Notice the End Date and End Time are filled by the system. These can be changed if required.
At this point a Vehicle Log has been created and completed. This Log Entry can either be Canceled or Finished. If Log Entry is canceled then it will not show-up in viewing Logs.
To finish the Log press the button "Finish Log" which will show a confirmation dialog.



After the log has been finished the control goes back to the main screen.

To view log history press the button "View Log" which will show following screen



The logs are displayed for the Vehicle selected in the main screen.
Here a date range to view log details can be picked. The default date range is for 1 week. Press "Show" button to view the log or "Email Log" to email the log.