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Do you offer safeguards against GPS spoofing?

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How do I create an anniversary accrual rule?

Here we'll show you how to create an accrual rule based on an employees anniversary date.
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How do I create a shortcut to the Buddy Punch login page on my desktop?

Here we'll show you how to create a login shortcut on your desktop for Buddy Punch.
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Do you offer a discount for paying annually?

Discounts are offered for paying annually.
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How do I convert decimals to hours and minutes?

If you need to convert your employees time worked to hours and minutes, you can use the following method.
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Can the Buddy Punch app be switched to landscape mode?

The android and ios app are locked to portrait mode.
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Can I create a QR Code for a specific job?

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Do you offer a Spanish version of your software and apps?

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What should I enter in the name field for an overtime alert?

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What iOS version is required to use the Buddy Punch app?

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How can I disable or clear autofill for my browser?

If your browser is autofilling your information, you can clear or disable it altogether.
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What are notes and where can they be entered?

There are a few areas where notes can be entered.
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Does the Buddy Punch app store any data on a tablet or phone?

The Buddy Punch app does not store any data on a users device.
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How do I disable mobile punches?

You can disable mobile punches from within your account settings.
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How can admins or administrators track their own time?

They will need their own employee account.
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What does Split Shifts at Midnight mean?

An overview of the Split Shifts at Midnight setting.
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Do you offer discounted pricing for non-profits?

We only have 1 discount at this time.
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Do you have a phone number I can call?

No—but please don’t misunderstand this as any lack of interest! We’d love to answer your questions.
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Is Buddy Punch a payroll system?

We focus on time tracking and different types of time. We have exports available for various payroll providers.
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Does Buddy Punch track expenses, mileage, or reimbursements?

You can use our notes feature to track other expenses.
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How does California's Overtime (OT) work?

California OT is one of our Overtime Rules.
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What kind of payments do you accept?

We ask that you use a credit card when paying your subscription.
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Where are 'notes' located? How do I view notes?

Notes can be entered on each punch and viewed by employees, managers, and administrators.
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Does Buddy Punch automatically use Daylight Savings Time?

It depends on the time zone you select for each employee.
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Managers: What are they and how do they work?

Managers can have permissions to view or edit a sub-set of employees.
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Can I setup a maximum for a shift?

If employees forget to punch out, they can be automatically punched out based on a shift maximum.
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Can my employees sign in from any computer?

Your employees can use almost any internet connected computer or smartphone, unless you want to lock down access.
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How do I enter in a Paid Break?

Breaks, if you want them paid, are a different type of time.
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Why do I keep getting logged out?

As a security feature we automatically log you out after inactivity.
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How does the free trial work?

Free trial includes all features for 30 days.
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How much does the service cost? What are the fees or pricing?

All plans are paid after our 30 day free trial. No other fees or contracts.
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