What is a log?
A log is a simple form, used to capture information about something that happened on the job site, along with pictures. When logs are created, they can automatically notify people in channels. Standard log categories include:
Logs are specific to a project. When you create a new project, you will be asked whether you would like to use logs on the project, and if so, which categories to include.
Creating a log
To create a log, click on "New Log" and select the log category you would like to use. You may take pictures in the mobile app, or attach pictures and files in the web app to submit along with the log.
To notify everyone in a particular channel when a log is created in your project, you may edit the channel and choose the log categories to notify people about.
When a new log is created of the specified categories, a message from the Notifier Bot will be sent in the channel to let everyone know. You can click on the blue button and view the log.
Searching for logs
You can search for logs by date and/or log category.
The best way to get help is to simply send a message to us in the FieldChat Help channel. We monitor your help channel and will get back to you as soon as we can. You can also book a web meeting with us, or reach us by phone or email.