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Find solutions to your issues faced while using Humanity and have answers to frequently asked questions!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Forgot Your Password? Reset it!

Forgot your password? Not to worry, we have got you covered!
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Email address already in use, how do I reset it?

Having "Email address already in use" error, learn how to reset it.
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My new job can’t activate my account it says that my email is already active, what do I do?

Getting "Email is already active" error, learn how to resolve it!
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My app won’t let me login even after I changed my password. It says my session expired and that I need to re-login. What do I do?

Having session expired issue? Not to worry, Humanity got you covered!
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How can I control which notifications I receive?

Learn how to customize receiving of notifications from Humanity according to your preferences.
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How can I turn off notifications for my staff?

Being a manager you can turn off notifications for your staff if you want them to receive notifications through specific mediums.
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For my company, how do I check if push notifications are enabled?

Being a manager you can make sure to enable/disable push notifications for your staff as per your preferences!
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How do I cancel my Humanity Account?

Learn the procedure to cancel your humanity account!
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Our account admin is no longer with our business and I need to take over ownership. What do I do?

If the current admin is no longer employed; learn how to take over or transfer the ownership.
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I am the account admin, How do I transfer account ownership to another manager?

If you are leaving the company and want to transfer the ownership to another manager, learn how to do so!
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What is the password requirement in Humanity?

Set your password with Humanity according to our given requirements!
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What is the username requirement in Humanity?

Set your username with Humanity according to our given requirements!
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Are there any limits to the number of employees I can have?

Add as many employees and grow with Humanity!
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Does Humanity exist in other languages and how to change it?

Learn the number of languages Humanity has and how to change it to yours!
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Are there charges for using the SMS notification service?

Any charges for SMS notifications? Learn how to manage SMS notification!
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What if SMS doesn't work or isn't supported for my country carrier?

Try our sms test are page if SMS service does not work or isn't supported for your country carrier.
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How do I copy a schedule?

Copy schedule from another timeline into the current timeline!
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I have copied the schedule in the incorrect timeline, what do I do?

Resolve your problem if you have copied the schedule in the incorrect timeline!
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How to extend a defined recurring shift?

Learn what can & cannot be extended in a recurring shift!
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How do I remove Shift Templates?

Use Old Shift Creation method if you do not want to view the shift templates!
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Why does 'Shifts Available' or 'shift trade/release' widgets does not appear on dashboard?

Not able to view shifts available or shift trade/release widget, get to know the reason behind it!
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How do I cancel my requested open shifts?

Delete your requested open shifts!
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I accidentally deleted some shifts, how do I restore them back?

Want to restore shift(s) which you have accidentally deleted? Humanity has got you covered!
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I want the start day to be 'Tuesday' for my schedule, How do I change it?

Learn to change the start day of your schedule!
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How do I setup my primary location so that I can view schedule for that location only when I open 'ShiftPlanning'?

Setup your primary location so that you can view your schedule for that location only!
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How do I cancel an employees vacation request once already approved?

Learn how to cancel an employees vacation request once already approved by the management!
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How do I block a day for employees so that they cannot request leave?

Block leave requests for certain dates for which you want time off requests to be blocked.
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I have some shifts available to pick up, where can I see them?

Under 'Shift Available' notification, you will be able to pick up an open shift created by the management!
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How to view my schedule and shift details?

Learn how to view your schedule and shift details once your management has published the schedule!
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How to view unpublished shifts?

View shifts that needs to be published.
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How to restrict employees to not clock in via mobile?

Restrict your employees to not clock in via mobile!
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How can I see number of shifts I have worked?

View number of shift you have worked!
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How do I approve all timesheets at once?

Approve all timesheets of your staff at once!
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I am not able to view the time sheets for an employee although he has clocked in and out for the shift, how do I see?

Not able to view your employee's timesheet although he has clocked in & out? Follow the steps in this article and resolve your issue!
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GPS is not calculating distances, how do I fix this?

GPS is not calculating distances, fix it and get correct distance calculation while clocking in!
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When I am clocking in, it doesn't show the current location, I'm on it, but map is showing far away, what do I do?

Does your map shows you far away from your current location while clocking in? Let's resolve it!
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I'm trying to add missed clock in, it keeps telling me I cannot add overlapping time clocks, What do I do?

Add missed clock in if you are not able to do it and getting overlapping time error where as there is no overlap.
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Why is the calculation different of GPS data when clocking from PC and Mobile?

Get to know the reason why the calculation differ of GPS when clocking from PC and Mobile!
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Is there a way to clock in without being logged into the website?

Log in Humanity without it's website!
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How to assign permissions to your staff in Humanity?

Assign permissions to your staff under account type according to your business which will determine what users can see & do in humanity.
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How to assign your staff scheduler permission for specific positions?

Give more access to your staff under scheduler permission level for managing the assigned positions by the manager(s).
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How do I enable or disable my staff without deleting their data from Humanity?

When any of your employees have left the company you can disable the employee.
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How do I delete a former manager?

Learn to delete a former manager in Humanity!
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How do I delete my staff member?

If any of your staff have left the company and you want to delete everything about him/her from the application, you can delete the staff.
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How can I view my approved worked hours?

View your approved/unapproved worked hours for the shifts they have worked for!
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How do I update my profile picture in Humanity?

Learn how to update your profile picture in Humanity!
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How do I remove my profile picture in Humanity?

Learn how to remove your profile picture in Humanity!
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How do I remove my staff members?

Remove your staff members from Humanity!
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I deleted a location by mistake and now I don't have the schedule, what should I do?

I deleted a location by mistake and now I don't have the schedule, learn how to restore the schedule back!
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How to restore a position?

Restore a position once deleted!
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I want to give a paid holiday to my staff for a specific day without importing calendar, how do I do that?

View your staff's paid time off details under 'Payroll Reports'.
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I am not able to view location or position under filter section, what do I do?

Not able to view location or position while creating the schedule, learn how to resolve it!
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My staff is not receiving shift notifications, what do I do?

My staff is not receiving shift notifications, what do I do?
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How to submit your availability?

Set your availability or unavailability for a standard work week.
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I am editing my availability, why is it not changing?

Editing your availability but it is not updating the availability? Learn why is not updating it!
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What is Karma and how is it calculated?

Learn what is Karma and how is it calculated under your profile!
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What is the employee ID for?

Usage of Employee ID's under profile.
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What is the nickname field's purpose?

Learn the purpose of the nickname's field!
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How do I edit specific staff members number of days they have available for vacation?

Edit specific staff members number for entitled leave days for vacation!
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Is there a way to see leave balance for your staff?

Check your staff's entitled and remaining leave days!
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How do I view leave requests for a specific location?

Learn how to view leave requests from staff for a specific location!
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How do I find out who put in a leave request for an employee?

Learn how to find out who approved or rejected a leave request for an employee along with the date they did it.
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How do I edit my staff's approved leave request?

There is no direct way to edit your staff's approved leave request, however, this workaround might benefit you!
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How to approve one day leave from the multiple off days requested?

Learn the workaround to approve one day leave from the multiple off days requested!
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I am trying to request a leave but it says you are not allowed to request leave for this leave type, what do I do?

Not allowed to request leave for a certain leave type, connect with your management and they would be able to
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How do I create a link for an Image which is on my desktop under 'Training' module?

Add images to the training topics that you have added under the 'Training' module.
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How do I view deactivated or deleted staff members in reports?

Want to view the deactivated or deleted staff members under any Reports? Not to worry, we have got it covered!
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Trying to apply for a leave but it shows no leave type. What should I do?

Trying to apply for a leave but it shows no leave type? Don't worry and connect with your managers!
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How to deduct breaks in reports under Reports module?

Learn how to deduct breaks under Reports module!
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How to deduct breaks in payroll reports under Payroll module?

Learn how to deduct breaks in payroll reports under Payroll module!
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How do I export payroll reports within Humanity?

Export payroll reports within Humanity by selecting your desired payroll provider according to your business requirement!
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How can we integrate payroll software like ADP, QB with Humanity?

Humanity's payroll reporting integrates with the majority of leading payroll software and services.
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I want to view paid time off details of my staff under 'Payroll Reports', how do I do that?

View your staff's paid time off details under 'Payroll Reports'.
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How to restrict employees to view co-workers schedules?

Restrict employees from checking 'ALL' staff members schedule!
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How can I see activity recorded in Event Log? I am unable to find the entry when I lookup!

Learn how to find the entry if you are not able to see it under 'Event Log'!
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What does "Allow child edit & Force Child Settings" means?

Learn the meaning of allow child edit and force child settings the under settings module.
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Can you bulk assign training topic to all staff members at once?

Use the 'Fast Assignment' feature to quickly assign staff to your training topics visible in one convenient place.
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How do I add new employees to a training topic without loosing the scores for all the other employees?

Add new employees to a training topic without loosing the scores for all the other employees.
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I have attached a file to the training topic and assigned it to the staff but on employee end file is not showing, what to do?

Employees not able to view your attached file under assigned training topics? Follow the steps in this article and learn how to resolve it!
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Why is my signature not working when I sign the training?

My signature is not working when I am signing the training, resolve the issue by following the steps in this tutorial!
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Troubleshooting Guides

I Can't Log In

If you’re having trouble logging into your Humanity account, follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot & get back into your account!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to View Co-workers to Trade or Release the Shift"

Your staff not able to view potential candidates to trade or release the shift? Follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Receiving Notifications"

Not receiving notifications? Follow the steps in this article to resolve this issue!
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Troubleshoot "IP Address Incorrect"

IP address is incorrect, follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to Set Password or Username"

Not able to set password or username? Follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Uploading File under Training"

Not able to upload a file under training module? Follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Incorrect GPS is shown when Clocking In"

Clocking in from the correct location however "Incorrect GPS is shown", follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to Add Wage or Access Budget"

Not able to add wage or access budget? Follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot and resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Payroll Added but Not Showing"

Payroll added but not showing, follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot and resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Availability Not Getting Updated or Changed"

Availability not getting updated or changed? Follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot and resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Schedule Sync Not Working"

Schedule sync not working? Follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot and resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Geo-fencing (GPS) Not Working"

Geo-fencing (GPS) not working? Follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot and resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to Change the Password"

Not able to change the password even if the email is registered? Follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot and resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to View 'Request Leave' or 'Send New Message' tab"

Not able to view 'request leave' or 'send new message' tab? Follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot and resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Using Time Clock Module But Still Able to View Clock In Time"

Not using time clock module and still viewing clocked in time for your staff? Follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to Create a Shift or Shift Not Getting Saved"

Not able to create a shift or the application is not saving the shift? Follow the steps in this article to troubleshoot & resolve the issue.
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Troubleshoot "Number of Staff Allowed to be Booked At Once Not Working"

Limit is set on maximum number of staff to book leaves at once but still not working? Follow the steps in this article to resolve them!
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Troubleshoot "Time Sheets Not Being Auto-Approved"

Time Sheets not getting auto-approved even after setting auto-approval rules? Follow the steps in this article to resolve them!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to Clock In/Out -Location Error"

If your staff is not able to clock in/out and getting location error, follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Time Clock Location is Set Up but Employees Are Still Able to Clock In From Mobile"

If you have set up time clock locations but your staff is still able to clock in, follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Invalid Terminal Error"

Have set up time clock terminals but your staff is getting invalid terminal error? Follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to View Leave Schedule Filter under Schedule"

If your staff is not able to view leave schedule filter under schedule, follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to View Clock In Tab"

If your staff is not able to view clock in tab for clocking in/out, follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to Edit Time Sheets"

Not able to edit your staff's time sheets? Follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Unable to Select Multiple Schedule Filters at Once"

Not able to select multiple schedule filters at once while creating the schedule? Follow steps in this article to resolve them!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to View or Pick Open Shifts"

Your staff not able to view open shifts? Follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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Troubleshoot "Drag & Drop Option Not Working"

Facing issue with drag and drop option to copy or move the schedule? Follow steps in this article to resolve them!
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Troubleshoot "Schedule Getting Opened in Previous Timeline"

Facing issue with schedule timeline, Is your schedule getting opened in the previous timeline? Follow steps in this article to resolve them!
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Troubleshoot "Manager or Supervisor Not Receiving Email/SMS Notification for Shift Trade or Release Requests"

Not able to receive email/sms notification for employees shift trade requests? Follow the steps in this article to resolve them!
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Troubleshoot "Not Able to View Shift Drop Widget"

Not able to view shift drop widget? Follow the steps in this article to resolve the issue!
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