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We have written a simple 'How To' on how to put 'Book Now' buttons on a website at Add Website Booking Buttons [http://www.bookingcenter.com/interfaces-and-modules/booking-engine-customization-options-and-help/add-website-booking-buttons/]. This page expl...
TO CANCEL A BOOKING FROM MY WEBSITE When a booking comes from your website or any other non-commissionable sales channel, then follow the instructions below for cancelling. If a booking is an OTA or GDS booking, and needs to be canceled or modified, fo...
OVER ROOM, ROOM TYPE, AND RATE - WHAT DOES IT MEAN AND HOW TO PREVENT IT? All BookingCenter systems have a Room, a Room Type, and Rate called OVER. None of these can be edited or deleted, as the Central Reservation Service uses these to assign any
Forcing a customer to provide the CVV2 for online bookings at YOUR website is feasible, as BookingCenter can act as your storefront and process the CVV2 in real-time according to the rules of the card issuing banks. However, forcing travel agents to pl...
WHAT DEPOSIT OPTIONS DO I HAVE FOR ONLINE BOOKINGS? The 4 deposit options for online bookings include: * First night deposit. This will take the rate for the arrival and make that the deposit * A percentage. This will take the total cost of the boo...
MAKING 'QUICK RESERVATION' HTML FOR YOUR WEBSITE Web traffic analysis shows that each page of a property website ought to have a clear 'call to action' accepting "Arrival Date" and "Departure Date" and, when submitted, the user gets availability results...
MyPMS and Management Tool customers can offer Promo Codes to guests on a website booking engine. These Promo Codes can be used to deliver specific or discounted rate plans or packages by using a local Agent and then mapping that 'promo code' to the Agents...
HOW TO DETERMINE WHAT SOURCE GENERATED A BOOKING: WEBSITE, GDS NETWORK, OTACONTRACTRATE, NEGOTIATED RATE, IN-HOUSE PROMOTIONS? Because bookings come from BookingCenter form numerous places, it can be hard to differentiate between different types of booki...
This page highlights the Top Help Articles users have found to be most usefull when working with the Packages Screen: KNOWLEDGEBASE ARTICLES: **Selling Packages Online** [https://docs.bookingcenter.com/display/MYPMS/Packages] Complete Guide to setup a...
BookingCenter supports a feature called "Maximum Book Ahead Days" (it's set in the Setup area under Settings | Booking Engine Settings) to dis-allow an online booker from booking more than x days in the future (though not less than 365). Keep in mind, thi...
BookingCenter's products - MyPMS, Desktop PMS, and Channel Manager Tool - can maintain separate deposit and cancellation policies in the following places: * Inside your PMS (for example, one confirm letter has a 50% deposit and another can be setup to ...
BookingCenter has 4 Booking Engine Templates that meet ADA (American with Disability Access) Compliance. This means our templates meet the highest standards of ADA Compliance using World Wide Web Consortium's (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines [ht...
With the release of Self Checkin [https://www.bookingcenter.com/selfcheckin/] and eSign [https://www.bookingcenter.com/esign-digital-document-signing/], it is possible to send your Guests to https://mybooking.bookingcenter.com [https://docs.bookingcenter....