Registry Dispatch Classic/Day Board Zone Color (sys-dispatchboard-colors-zone)


This registry entry controls background color of the (service) Zone field on default Classic and Day Board views based on the color you assign to that service zone Id.


Service Zones that are not specified in this entry will retain the background color of the cell; this may be set by the Technician Status as specified in the sys-dispatchboard-colors-status registry entry.

Testing Your Registry Entries
The system does not verify the validity of registry entries. Be sure to test your registry entries after completing them to verify that they are functioning correctly. You will need to close and reopen the Dispatch Board to see this registry take effect.

Related Registry Entries:

Remove Statuses from Dispatch Board's Status List and Control Load of Work Orders

Save Settings by User by Board, Retain all Filter Ranges, enable Unavailable Techs

Registry Entry to Set Color Coding on Lower Section of DBoard

Registry Entry to Set Dispatch Board Colors by Priority

Registry Entry Classic/Day Board Workcode Colors

Warn or Error if Date Scheduled Set to Past Date


Important Fields:



Specify Service Zone Colors

 Setting Key: zoneId Setting Value: color:Custom

where zoneId is replaced by a service zone id and color is replaced by the Windows color map index.

Important Note: all registry options that use the color functionality must be correctly configured or a system primitive error will appear when the Dispatch Board is opened. These entries will NOT be ignored if an ‘x’ is placed in from of them to temporarily disable them.

A. Verify that this registry entry has been saved.

B. To enter the index number, enter all information up to the word Custom. For example, if you had a zone with the Id of MidWest, you would type MidWest=color:

C. After entering the colon: double-click on the line to display the Windows color selector palette, click on the desired color and then click OK.