To create an account category in Tempo for Server

To create an account category in Tempo for Server, you need Tempo Account Administrator permissions:

  1. From the Tempo menu, click more... under Accounts.
  2. From the Manage menu, click Categories.
  3. Enter a Key and Name for the new category and select a category Type:
    1. Billable: logged hours billed to a customer or logged hours billed internally. For example, consultancy work for a customer or hours that an internal service department bills other departments.
    2. Capitalized: logged hours that add capital to the business and are not billed. For example, hours that are invested in product development.
    3. Internal: hours logged to ongoing activities within the organization that are not billed, and do not directly add value to the business. For example, time in meetings, vacations, or sick leave.
    4. Operational: logged hours related to business operations. For example, time spent on marketing activities, internal systems or customer support (other than billable support).
  4. Click Add to create the new category.

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