Using Quick Actions and Intelligent Search on the Route4Me Web Platform
In addition to the workforce, fuel, and many other expensive resources, Route4Me also helps you to save as much of your valuable time as possible. Along with saving your time using powerful optimization algorithms that compute the most time-efficient and cost-effective routes, the user interface of Route4Me’s Web Platform is designed to be as fast and easy-to-use as possible. Route4Me offers a vast variety of different features that can all be accessed with the touch of a button using Quick Actions. With Quick Actions, you can effortlessly navigate through the entire Web Platform using only a single window and instantly jump to any preferred screen or activate any preferred feature. Route4Me is used by thousands of businesses of various types that have thousands of employees who may be new to the Platform, as well as the experienced users who want to increase their productivity. To accommodate the needs of both, Route4Me features the intelligent search that can accept intuitive and logical commands for searching through the entire system and accessing the preferred functionalities, as well as dynamically interacting with the opened features or selected items.
You can activate Quick Actions from any screen of the Route4Me Web Platform. To activate Quick Actions, use the following keyboard shortcuts:
- – Mac OS: “Command + G“
- – Windows: “Control + G“
In the “Quick Actions” window, you can access any item, section or feature from the entire Web Platform navigation menu. To do so, scroll through the “Main Navigation” section in the “Quick Actions” window where you can find all available navigation menu items.
Alternatively, you can use the intelligent search for quickly finding and opening any preferred navigation menu item. To use the intelligent search, first, input the full or partial name of the feature or item that you are looking for and then the intelligent search will display all available results that are fully or partially related to the searched item.
To select or open any particular searched item or feature, click on it in the search results.
Quick Actions and intelligent search can also be used for dynamically interacting with the opened features or selected items. To select all items on a particular screen, you can use the corresponding keyword in the intelligent search or use the following keyboard shortcut: “Command + A” for Mac OS and “Control + A” for Windows.
Alternatively, you can manually select the preferred items and then use Quick Actions for opening the list of all available actions that can be performed with the selected items, as well as jumping directly to any preferred option.
After selecting the preferred item(s), in the “Routes Actions” section of the Quick Actions window, you can find the list of all available actions that can be performed with the selected item(s) (in this example, the selected item is a route in the Routes List).
Alternatively, you can use the intelligent search for dynamically interacting with the selected item(s). To do so, once an item is selected, input the full or partial name of the action that you want to execute for the selected item into the search and then select one of the suggested search results.
The “Find Route” Quick Actions command allows you to open any of your existing routes from any screen on the Platform.
To open a particular route using Quick Actions, first, input the “Find Route” command into the search following with the full or partial name of the route that you want to open. After that, select the route that you want to open from the search results.
When you open a route using Quick Actions, this route is opened in the Route Editor where you can view and modify it. To dynamically interact with the opened route using Quick Actions, first, bring up the Quick Actions window in the Route Editor (“Control + G” for Windows and “Command + G” for Mac OS).
After that, you can use the “Route Editor” section in the Quick Actions window for managing the opened route. The “Route Editor” section allows you to quickly navigate through all settings that can be found in the toolbar at the top of the screen, as well as execute other available actions.
Alternatively, you can use the intelligent search to dynamically interact with the opened route. To do so, input the full or partial name of the action that you want to execute into the search and then select one of the suggested options.