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Jobs > Actions - Generate route

If all the tasks of the same Job have a geographical location defined (Where folder), you are able to generate a route from the Job information. Note that this action is only available for Jobs which are with Pending status. For this situations, the action Generate route is available.

For that, go to the Jobs > Pending panel and enter the Job details panel:

Click Actions and select Generate route from the drop-down menu.

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After, the Generate route panel will be available to you:

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It contains the following fields:

Field Description
Start point This is the start point of the route. You can select two values:
  • Current vehicle location
    This means that the start point of the route will be a current vehicle's location. If you select this option, the Vehicle field will be shown so that you to select one vehicle.
  • Place
    This means that the start point of the route will be the address of an already defined place. If you select this option, the Place field will be shown so that you select one place.
The default value is Current vehicle location.
Vehicle/Place Depending on the value you define for the Start point field, you can have Vehicle or Place field:
  • If on the Start point field Current vehicle location was selected, the Vehicle field will now be shown and you will be able to select from which vehicle's current position shall the route start.
  • If on the Start point field Place was selected, the Place field will now be shown and you will be able to select from which vehicle's current position shall the route start.
End point

This is the end point of the route. You can select three values:

  • Last destination of the Job

The default value is Last destination of the job.

Optimize sequence

If you select Yes, when the route is calculated, the intermediate stops between the start and ending points will be rearranged in such a way that the path is optimized. The optimization is performed similarly to the waypoint reordering
If you select No, no reordering of directions is performed.

Note that a destination with job information cannot be the first point of the route.

The default value is No.


When you are done with the selection of your preferences, click Save, located in the lower right part of the Generate route panel:

After that, you will be redirected to the map view to finalize the route settings. If you want to know more, click here.

 

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