Overview Many of our partner libraries want to send printed notices to borrowers who have not supplied email addresses. The most obvious solution is to print the text sent in the emails generated by overdue_notices.pl. This has some drawbacks however — there are no page breaks between notices, and the […]
In version 3.161, Koha added ‘Message Transport Types’ to notices and slips. Prior to that release, there had been separate notices for email, phone and print notices. By and large, this is a definite improvement, but there was one thing that’s inconsistent, and I’ve been getting questions about it, particularly […]
This tutorial video will show you a few new settings you need to be aware of for notices in Koha 3.18. To learn all about Koha 3.18 view the other videos in this series and make sure to review the manual and the release notes.
Koha generates and emails a file of printable overdue notices for those who don’t have email addresses. The problem is that this text file doesn’t have any page breaks so it can be a bit messy when trying to print. This tutorial video will walk you through using Find & […]
Email notices aren’t going out to your patrons! Oh no! Here are a few things to check: Are the correct cron jobs enabled? Log into your server and check the crontab, or ask your support provider for help with this step. There are several cron jobs related to email notices: […]
Tell your patron’s how much they have saved by using the library! Here is an example checkout slip that uses jQuery to total the values of the item prices, and puts that total at the bottom of the slip. What’s Happening First, we are storing the price in the slip, […]
The text of notices in Koha can be customized through Tools > Notices. There are some fields in the notices in brackets <<like this>> that Koha can fill in automatically for you. The information in these fields can be specific to the patron, the library, or to the items that […]
This tutorial will show you how to set up your Overdue Notices (and other notices) in Koha 3.6. If you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.
The following tutorial will walk you through defining overdue notices and when they’re sent out from Koha 3.2 If you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.