Before, profile colours were assigned randomly and limited to 10 default colours. Now, you can choose any colour you like for your profile, as well as upload a profile picture.
When to use it
Choose colours to represent your users and their events in the calendar, and upload a photo for even more customisation.
How to use it
Change your own profile colour and photo
Hover over your profile photo in the top right of Fergus and click Edit:
To edit your profile colour, click the drop button:
You'll see a colour picker appear. Click anywhere in the colour band to choose a colour, and click and drag in the larger box to refine your selection:
To upload a photo click Choose a Photo. Choose an image and then zoom into the image using the slider, and click and drag the image to reposition it:
After customising your colour and photo you'll be presented with the result:
You'll see your chosen photo throughout the website and mobile app:
And your profile colour will be used to highlight your events on the calendar screen:
Change an employee's profile colour and photo
Full Users (with permission to view the ⚙ Settings page) can edit the colour and photo of their staff.
Head to ⚙ Settings and click the name of the employee you want to edit in the left panel:
You'll see the employee page. Click the pencil icon to change their profile colour and photo:
The same options described above will be shown:
Staff aren't able to change their profile colour and photo from the Fergus mobile app. They'll need to login to the Fergus website to make these changes themselves.