Everything You Need to Get Started Using Scout

A guide to setting up Scout to manage every aspect of your business.

25 articles in this collection
Written by Rich and James Dixon

Time Block Scheduling

How to set up time block scheduling.
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

πŸ–₯️ πŸ“± System Requirements

What you'll need to use Scout
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Pricing FAQ

Our fees, credit card fees and more!
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Create an Account

Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

πŸ‘ Business Setup

Sign up and start completing appointments in minutes!
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

βš™οΈ Advanced Business Settings

An in depth look at customizing your business settings in Scout.
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

πŸ’° Billing

A comprehensive guide to Scout's billing options
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

How to Accept Cash, Check and Other Payment Methods

How to accept cash, check, and other non-automated payment methods in Scout.
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

πŸ‘₯ Add / Edit Customers

How to add and edit customers in Scout
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Add / Edit Staff Members

Adding Pet Sitters to Scout
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Appointment Detail Views

Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Schedule A New Service

How to add new appointments
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Gratuity for Pet Sitters

When enabled, Gratuity for Pet Sitters includes a simple, unobtrusive call-to-action in the pet owner’s appointment summary email.
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Scout's Time Picker

We have a cool little time picker. See how it works here.
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Recurring Appointments

Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Staff Calendar

How to use the staff availability calendar in Scout
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Reporting

A guide to using Scouts reporting feature.
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

πŸ”” Notifications

A list of automated notifications and emails sent through the Scout system
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

International Beta

Important information for international customers
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

How do I reset my password from my mobile app?

A simple process to reset your password from your mobile app
Written by James Dixon
Updated over a week ago

Having Trouble Logging Into Your App?

Troubleshooting
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Having Trouble Activating an Account via Email?

Solutions to your account activation woes
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

In Case of Emergency

What to do in the event of a zombie apocalypse or other internet outages.
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Refund Policy

Scout's Policy on Refunds
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago

Scout Fees and Service Pricing Changes Effective November 13, 2017

This article is for Scout customers who have signed up before November 6th, 2017.
Written by Rich
Updated over a week ago