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Add Processing Time to Your Square Appointments Services

With Square Appointments you are able to use processing time to let clients book during downtimes of existing appointments, right from your online booking site. Adding processing time to your services allows you to account for downtime, stay organized, and earn more with added bookings.

Create a Service with Processing Time

  1. Navigate to the Items section of your online Square Dashboard.

  2. Select Service Library > Create Service.

  3. Under Duration toggle on Add Processing time.

  4. Adjust the duration of the processing time in the Processing Duration field.

  5. Once you’re done creating your service, click Save.

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View Your Processing Time on Your Appointments Calendar

Get an accurate record of your availability at a glance.

To do so:

  1. Navigate to your Square Appointments online Dashboard.

  2. Select Calendar to view your appointments.

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Edit Your Processing Time

Once you’ve enabled processing time for your services, you can adjust or remove that processing time on any individual appointment.

To do so, select the appointment you’d like to edit, click on the processing time and remove the processing time, or edit its duration. Once you’re done editing, click Save to apply your changes.

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