Monthly Archives: June 2015

Problem emailing: “Failure. File not sent.”

A Wintix user was receiving that error message when trying to send email through Wintix. If this happens to you, there could be an issue with server settings on your network. We tested this issue using the same database they … Continue reading

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Updating where your wheelchair and companion seats are on a seating plan

Occasionally, the location of the wheelchair and companion seats may change in a venue and the seating plan needs to be updated. Sometimes this happens while tickets are being sold for a show that uses this plan, so there are … Continue reading

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Cabaret seating: when to use table numbers but not seat numbers in seating plan

A Wintix user told us: “When we sell tables in our cabaret space, we tell people they will be seated at a certain table, but we DO NOT give them a specific seat.  We are concerned that when we sell … Continue reading

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Where is my Wintix backup?

You backup Wintix every day, right? If not, you need to. But where does the backup go? In Wintix 5, it goes to C:\Tix7\Output. In Wintix 6, it goes to C:\Wintix6\Output. In fact, when you are in Wintix and go … Continue reading

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How many orders were sold for a show or a single performance

A Wintix user needed to know how many orders of tickets (not the total of tickets) were sold because they charge a fee PER ORDER to people who rent their venue. How to get a summary of how many orders … Continue reading

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Print job not clearing from the printing queue

A Wintix user reported that jobs sent to the printer would not clear in the print queue after printing. They were using a Practical Automation printer. They had two clients, both running Windows 7 Local network with router and a … Continue reading

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What does a sold out performance look like on Webtix?

When you click on the Purchase button for that performance, the next page displays the following message: “Sorry, there are no seats remaining. Please check back soon in case of cancellations.” If you have any open seats, even house seats, … Continue reading

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Is your show on Webtix going off sale too soon?

Please contact Center Stage Software Support: 831-920-1254 or support@centerstage.com. It’s possible there might be a small error on line 28 of ./_custom/_includes/config.php where the time zone was listed. For example, it could be entered as: $cstage[‘defaultWebtixTimeZone’] = “US/Pacific “; It … Continue reading

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Installing MySQL

Note: The intended audience for this post is technicians. Installing and maintaining a database server is not for the faint of heart. Tuning the database server to get it up to speed is something of a black art. The first … Continue reading

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How to set up a payment gateway

Center Stage Software has developed two credit card payment gateway interfaces: Authorize.net and MerchantPlus’  Navigate. To set up either Authorize.net or MerchantPlus in Wintix, you need to have an API login ID and transaction key, plus the https:// link. This … Continue reading

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