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Equipment: Choose whether a category's items are booked hourly or daily

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The Bookable Type option allows you to choose whether a category is configured for Daily or Hourly bookings. Daily bookings can be reserved for X number of days and hourly bookings can be reserved for X number of hours or minutes. The type selected will impact the display of the public booking grid -- hourly bookings will show one day at a time, divided into hours, and daily bookings will show two weeks at a time, divided into days.


  1. Go to Admin > Spaces & Equipment.
Selecting Equipment & Spaces from the Admin menu
  1. Under the Locations tab, find the location containing the category you want to move and click on its link in the Equipment column.
Clicking on a location's link in the Equipment column
  1. Under the Equipment & Categories tab, click on your category's Cog () button and select Edit Category from the dropdown.
Clicking a category's Edit Category button
  1. Click on the Booking Limits tab.
  2. Use the Bookable Type options to choose whether items can be booked by the hour or by the day.
    • If items or rooms in this category will be booked for less than 24 hours at a time, select Hourly Bookings.
    • Otherwise, select Daily Bookings to allow items to be booked for one or more days at a time.
    • Learn more about the available containment options.
  3. Click the Save button.
The Bookable Type option