The Beacon User Forum is a place for Beacon Users to discuss anything to do with Beacon, from hints and tips to the complexities of the finance module.
If your U3A has changed its Beacon administrator there are two things you need to do. A new step by step video will guide you through the process.
The Beacon User Guide and the training guides have now moved to the Beacon Help Centre.
Some U3As are spending less money during the crisis and are looking for how they can compensate their members. Beacon will support you once you have made your decision.
The Beacon team are pleased to announce the Beacon Help Centre. This uses a new helpdesk system with a greater capacity then the existing one and with more features. The new platform also provides a knowledge base and will become the new home for the Beacon training guides.
We have decided to extend the Beacon User Forum to all U3As, regardless of whether or not they are using Beacon yet, so that it can be used as a place for U3A members to share ideas and support each other.
A link to the latest User Guide has been added to the footer of this site.
The Beacon helpdesk, which was announced in the previous edition of Beacon News, has been gratefully received by Beacon users who find themselves in a spot of bother. If you are a Beacon user and you have a problem, issue or query, simply visit help.beacon.u3a.org.uk or follow the links from the Beacon website. From there, […]
The ‘site continues to be updated with further information for our users as the need arises. The latest change to try and help our users to find the Help Desk as easily as we can. In the past the only link we had to the Help Desk was on our ‘Contact Us’ page and it […]
Good news! We now have all of the supporting documentation for helping users learn and find out more about the Beacon System. If you go the the HELP page there is a link to all of the Beacon Training Documents. From that page you can open each category and view the pdf’s for each of […]