Mac Desktop Application
Mac OSMac OS X Lion/Snow Leopard
How do I download the Talygen Application for MAC?
Click on the DOWNLOAD button. It will open a popup window from where you can save the .dmg file of the application on your hard drive.
The all new Talygen!
Talygen now has new and improvised features that save time and allow you to manage your business from your desktop, at any point of time. It has been modified according to the real time requirements of the end users, hence making for an extremely user-friendly interface, which will never fail to amaze you!
What is new in version 5.3?
- Manages running time tracker entry on multiple devices simultaneously.
- Upgraded with Virtual User feature.
- Invite Clients feature has been added in event management.
- Under the Approval Module new features; Timesheet Approval, Time Approval, Leave approval and Expense approval have been added.
- Under the approval rule we have done new modifications in the functionality.
- A new field of contact has been in the CRM module.
- This version enables you to accurately view paused hours in the Timesheet.
- Moreover, several UI, stability and usability improvements have been made in Talygen.
Note: In the event management module, recurring event is set to one month by default. To change the recurrences duration of the event go to the web app.
How do I Install the Talygen Application for MAC?
Follow these steps to download and install the Talygen application for MAC.
1. Download the Talygen application, which includes a .dmg file. Save the file where you will easily find it like your desktop or download folder.
For best results: Login as Admin until you have fully installed the application.
2. Double click on zip file to extract the .dmg.
3. Drag and drop talygen into applications folder
4. Open applications and find talygen, double click on it to launch Talygen.
5. During installation, if any hidden files are active then this is due to enabling your hidden files and folders in your MAC settings. To disable these settings please follow below points:
- Launch terminal
- Type: defaults write com.apple.Finder AppleShowAllFiles FALSE
- Type: killall Finder
6. Due to security and privacy reasons you may get an error related to the "undefined developers". To resolve this issue go to the Privacy Settings > General and allow the apps to be downloaded from anywhere.If you encounter any problems with the installation process, please contact us.
The prerequisites for offline mode MAC Application:-
1. On a particular system, multiple users can track time in offline mode but at least once user has to log-in with internet connection.
2. User has to log-in to the desktop app once with internet connection, after that he/she can shift over the offline mode.
3. In order to track time in 'Offline mode', users have to enable 'Offline Tracking' from User wise Configuration setting.
4. Time limit for 'tracking offline entries in days' can be set from configuration settings under screen shot functionality module.
5. Free trail, Paid link, help link and forgot password do not work in offline mode.
6. Sync button will not be shown to the user when offline tracking is disabled.
7. Whenever user login first time he/she have to sync the data first in order to synchronize with the web.
8. Pause/Resume button is disabled in offline mode.
9. If a user changes password from web then he/she must synchronize once.
10. User has to synchronize data to perform other tasks while he/she comes to online from offline even if the entry is running.
11. Please keep in mind that you have only one internet connection instance on your system at a time while using desktop app in offline mode.
12. Overlap functionality will not work for desktop app in offline mode.
13. The Future time entries are not allowed in desktop application.
14. The User has to take care that he/she must install it on personal computer not on shared computer network.
The prerequisites for MultiScreen MAC Desktop Application:-
1. For using multi screen screenshot functionality your multi screen setting must be enabled. To enable multi screen setting, contact your Company Admin.
2. If no display (screen) is selected, screenshot will be captured from the primary screen. User can select only one screen at a time and screenshot of the selected screen will be captured.