Events and Basic Event Entry
Events in BoviSync are important things that happen to an animal that should be or are recorded. They might be when an animal is dried off or when an animal freshens. All events have a few things in common: an animal ID associated with the event, an event type (fresh, dry, etc), a date, time, and a technician associated with the event. With that basic knowledge of events, we will now proceed to show you how to enter events in BoviSync. There are several different ways to enter events in BoviSync. This guide will walk through four of the most common ways to enter events. The four ways to enter events are:
- Main Menu
- Navigator Event Entry
- Double Click
- Report Event Entry
Main Menu Method
From the main menu select Enter --> Events or click 'Record Event' from the homepage
You can use Navigator to create events by typing in the event shortcut. For example Type 'Fresh' into the navigator line then press Enter. You will be brought to the fresh event entry. Below are all of the other shortcuts you can enter into the navigator to create events.
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Double Click Method
To use this method simply double-click the Enter button from the menu. This will bring up the Event entry screen.
Event Entry from a Report
If you build a report you can create events from that report list. Simply select the animals you want to create an event for and then select Event Entry at the top of the report.
From here enter the required details about the specific event you are creating and press the Save button. In every event, the following are required at a minimum to save the event:
- Animal ID
- Event Type
- Date and Time
Event Entry (Batch Entry)
Batch Entry allows anyone to easily enter events in a batch (multiple animals at once). You can use batch entry to update the following information for individual animals: Body Condition Scores Height Weight Locomotion Scores Milk Weights There are ...
This guide will walk through the process of deleting an event for an animal. This method is intended for deleting a few events from a single animal. If you are looking to delete a lot of events from one or more animals please see this article. Start ...
How to Enter an Event on Multiple Animals at Once
Manually 1. Enter event 2. Type in animal eartags 3. Choose event type 4. Fill in the remaining information 5. Save From a Report 1. Open an animal report 2. Select desired animals from the report 3. Enter event 4. The animals are copied into the ...
Add/Update ID (Enter event)
Instructions: 1. Go to Enter, then select Event. 2. On the next screen, enter the eartag of the animal you want to change or assign a new ID. For the event Type choose AssignID. 3. On the ID type choose the type of ID you want to enter for the ...
How Other Events work in BoviSync
Adding and Updating Other Event type: This guide will walk through the process to add or update Other Events on your farm. The Other Events allow for the recording of custom items on dairies by utilizing the detail field and notes item in the event ...