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Adding a booking shortcut to your mobile device home screen

You can add an icon to your mobile device home screen which can be tapped to view and book events quickly and easily.

The instructions below cover Google Chrome and (further down the page) Safari.


Google Chrome 

 

1. Start a browser session on your mobile device and navigate to your event organiser's public page, this should be a website address which looks similar to https://bookwhen.com/eventorganisersbusineesname. If you see #focus and additional characters at the end of the URL delete everything from # on (inclusive) and reload the page.   



2. Tap on the 3 dots in the top right corner of your screen (to open the menu):



3. Find and tap Add to Home screen:



4. The name here will appear underneath the icon on your home screen. You can enter something that described the event to you (e.g. Yoga, Class, Monday evenings etc.), your event organiser's business name, or simply leave as ‘Bookwhen’ and then tap Add



5. Your icon will appear on your device home screen with the name you entered and the Bookwhen logo. You can tap on this icon to quickly access your admin dashboard. 




Safari 

 

1. Start a browser session on your mobile device and navigate to your event organiser's public page, this should be a website address which looks similar to https://bookwhen.com/eventorganisersbusineesname. If you see #focus and additional characters at the end of the URL delete everything from # on (inclusive) and reload the page.



2. Tap the Share icon - on most phones this will be at the bottom of the screen, on tablets it can usually be found next to the website URL field:



3. Find and tap Add to Home screen in the list of actions:



4. The name here will appear underneath the icon on your home screen. You can enter a new name or leave as ‘Bookwhen’ and then tap Add



5. Your icon will appear on your device home screen with the name you entered and the Bookwhen logo. You can click on this icon to quickly access your admin dashboard.