OCT. 14, 15 2017 - WESTERN FAIR DISTRICT - LONDON, ONT.

2017 Forest City Yearling Sale App for the iPad

What's New?

- take a photo and email it

- sort columns by Hip, Name, Sex, Sire, Dam, or Consignor

- many bug fixes and improvements

 

The Yearling Buyer’s Best Friend!

Tap, scroll, select, rate, make notes, search, email, view video, mark-up pedigrees!

 

System Requirements

Available for Apple iPad only using IOS 7

 

click to View the Video Tutorial

 

Important note for users: In order to get the data for the 2017 sale on the app you will need to DELETE  the App from your iPad and reinstall the app. This will delete last year's sale information and give you the 2017sale data. Please just disregard where it might say 2014.

Set Up

An Internet connection is required for the app to automatically download the pedigrees once it is opened. It is also required to view videos

 

Set Up your Selection Lists.

In order to simplify the inspection process, users would create lists of yearlings by Consignor or by Trotting Colts or Pacing Fillies, as an example.

 

As a example, here we have set up Lists for Preferred, Stonebridge, Seelster, and Winbak.

 

Simply, click the Add button to make your lists.

 

The Edit Button gives you the option to Delete a list(s).

 

Using the App

 

1. You can add a yearling to a Selection list in a couple of ways:

Tap on the + sign on the far right of the row, tap on the Selection List that you want to add this yearling to

 

 

Tap on the row and the pedigree comes up - at the top tap Add To Selection

 

 

Once a yearling has been added to a Selection list the + icon on the row will be replace with a blue box  with a ✓ mark in it

2. Row Colors Will Change

 

Green - You have inspected this yearling by checking on of the items in the Inspection list, with the exception of a video rating.

 

Brown - You have given the Yearling’s pedigree an overall rating using the stars at the top and center of the screen where you see ☆☆☆☆☆, or you have made any notes on this yearling’s video or pedigree using the My Notes, but you have not inspected the yearling yet.

 

Red - You have Eliminated this Yearling by checking the Eliminate check box

3. The Search Field

Search by Hip, Name, Sire, or Consignor

Once you have entered your Search you may further sort your list by tapping any column header. To return to the full roster, you must erase your search criteria.

4. Icons in the row

If the Yearling has a video click on the video icon to view. Internet connection is required

 

 

 

Click the pdf icon to view the Yearling's pedigree

 

 

Tap on the + sign on the far right of the row, tap on the Selection List that you want to add this yearling to.

5. Annotations to the pdf

Mark up the pdf by using the pen tool -

NOTE that it can be turned on and off in order to zoom the pdf without marking it

 

 

Tap the colour palette icon to change the colour of the pen tool

 

 

Use the undo icon to remove your last mark-up

 

 

Use the disk icon to save your annotations

 

 

NEW Take a photo and email it.

6. My Notes

You can add notes to the pedigree by tapping the My Notes button at the top right. Once notes are added the My Notes button will turn yellow.

7. Email Pedigree

Tap this button and bring up an email that includes the pedigree pdf and any notes that you have made.

8. Inspection button

Tapping the Inspection icon brings up a window that gives you 8 editable items with check boxes.

You can change the names according to your own definitions.

 

 

 

 

 

Tap the Star icons to give ratings to Video, Conformation and Size.

 

 

 

 

 

Once you have checked any of these

items note that the Inspected box on the bottom menu will be now checked.

 

 

 

 

You will notice that the Inspection button has turned Yellow to indicate that you have inspected this horse and made observations.

 

9. Star Rating at Top Menu Bar

Give the Yearling an overall rating by tapping on the stars. Once you are back in the Roster List view tap the stars to see your lists of yearlings by star rating. You may sort your starred selections by their Overall Star rating.

10. Viewing Your Lists

Tap any of your populated lists.

In our example we have clicked on Preferred Equine

Note the colored rows:

 

Green - You have inspected this yearling by checking on of the items in the Inspection list or giving Conformation or Size
at least one ☆

 

Brown - You have given the Yearling’s pedigree an overall rating using the stars at the top and center of the screen where you see ☆☆☆☆☆, or you have made any notes on this yearling’s video or pedigree using the My Notes, but you have not inspected the yearling yet.

Remove this yearling from your Selection list.

If you click on the Red X at the end of the row a dialogue box comes asking Yes or No

Click Show All to return to the Sale Roster

11. In the Sales Arena

Let’s say the Sale has started and the Hip 7 is being auctioned. If you tap on Hip 7 from the Roster the pedigree page comes up.

Click on the                        button on the bottom and Hip 8 comes up.

 

In our example below on Hip 8 you will see that this is one that we Inspected and is In Selection. We had given this yearling a 4 star rating and you will see that the 4 of the 5 stars are white. You will also see that the Inspected checkbox below the pedigree is checked.

Tap on the Inspection button on the top left and your Inspection list comes up.

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