To complete this exercise you will need to have the Processor Tender Interface, 2019 TRAINING 2019 2021 tLandings Processor Tender Interface (PTI) Installer Download downloaded to your workstation or laptop and one unformatted (empty) tLandings thumb drive inserted into a USB port.
Tally Table – is the last tab, used to customize fields in both groundfish and salmon. This screen allows you to hide columns that are not needed for the activity of the tender. Below is the standard display for the Tally page in tLandings.
The display of columns is now simplified. The tender operator completing fish tickets do not need to guess what columns are important and what columns can be ignored.
Once you have made the selections on the last tab of the Settings window you are ready to configure thumb drives with the tLandings application, your operation information (processor code, port, etc.), 30 fish ticket/landing report numbers, and the Configuration Profile you just completed. Click OK to close the Thumbdrive Installation Configuration window.
Prior to install you should review the Config Profile name and the hidden fields, columns and defaults. If correct, select Install.
This Configuration Profile can be used for one or many salmon seasons. If you want or need to edit the profile, it is easy to do.
Click Install and then once the installation completes.
Click Close, to close the installation dialog. The thumb drive is now ready to use.
Open and Review the Tablet Configuration tLandings Application
Using the My Computer tool, click on the thumb drive you just configured, you will see that it is configured for the Beach Truck # 1 for KING CRAB PROCESSING PLANT using tLandings training.
Using the stylus, double click on the icon run_tlandings in front of the run_tlandings file.
The first thing you will notice is the black background and white text, designed to reduce sun glare with the tablet.
NOTE: If you are using a BAC USA Seal Tablet, this machine uses Windows 10 with a tablet mode. When you insert the configured thumb drive into the USB port, the file structure of the thumb drive is displays, as shown below. Using the stylus, click on the icon in front of the run_tlandings file. The application starts in approximately one minute. A tLandings icon will appear in the taskbar of the tablet.
The tLandings application will open. Enter the password you created for your tender when configuring the thumbdrive.
Click on the icon, Create a New Landing.
The CFEC Permit dialog box will open.
Once the permit is recorded the Vessel page will open.
NOTE: If you are able to correctly enter default values, which is frequently the case with setnet fisheries, the tLandings application will bypass the Vessel page and open to the tally page, after the CFEC permit is recorded.
On the tally page, note the keypad icon, which will open the keypad. The keypad will allow you to enter numbers quickly. When you click the Today button, it will enter today’s date. You can move the keypad around the tablet screen by clicking the Move button. You will have 4 seconds to move the keypad.
The Tally page allows you to record the species, delivery condition, disposition, scale weight and number of fish. You can also establish the average weight, which allows for the automatic calculation of number.
eTablet supports electronic signatures which are transferred to the printed fish ticket.
Once the fisher’s and buyer’s signatures are captured, a PDF of the fish ticket is created, ready for printing.
Once you have reviewed the eTablet display, close the application and remove the thumb drive.
Please follow procedures to safely remove the thumb drive. This may be done several different ways, but the quickest and easiest method is to LEFT Click on the “Safely Remove Hardware” icon in the system tray (lower right corner of task bar).