O4 allows users to reserve a sample prior to checking it out. O4 tracks these reservations, so other users may see when a sample will be unavailable or when a sample must be returned to the sample room.
1. Scan the sample's barcode, or search the part number.
2. The Sample Information page will appear.
3. Select "Schedule it!"
4. The Schedule Sample page will appear.
5. Select the "Upcoming Schedule" tab to view current sample reservations.
6. Enter a "Schedule Title." O4 recommends entering the sample you are scheduling.
7. Enter a starting date and an ending date.
8. Select the "Scheduled To" user from the drop-down list.
9. Enter any relevant notes.
10. Select "Schedule."