Menu Bar Definitions

The Menu Bar is used to perform a variety of functions with Crew Companion. When clicking on the menu bars, some of the items may be unavailable. This is either because the appropriate item is not selected, or the feature is not yet available. Also look for Toolbar buttons, Shortcut Keys next to the selected menu item and when performing a Right Mouse Click.

  • Backup/Restore Backup and restore your information.
  • Open Data Folder - Opens the folder where the user databases and log files are stored.
  • Minimize to tray – minimizes the program to the system tray (near the clock) but keeps it running to allow for automated functions such as pickup requests.
  • Exit - Close and exit Crew Companion.

  • Go To Month - Move to and view the previous or next month’s calendar
  • Customize Current List - Add or remove column information in the Trip Trade Display Pane.
  • Customize Summary -
  • Refresh Specific Items - Refresh trip information for My Calendar, All Trips, Open Trips, Reserves Available, and Selected Trip Details.
  • Terminal Window - open the Unimatic Terminal window.
  • Monthly Bid Files - View the latest monthly Bid File.
  • Admin Messages - View Login Messages from eTripTrader and Skynet.
  • Terminal Log – Displays the Terminal Log which contains information from the Unimatic terminal window.

  • Show My Calendar - Display current month’s calendar in a graphical monthly calendar view.
  • Show Dsplof - Display current months calendar in raw data format.
  • Export to Outlook - Export calendar information to Outlook Calendar.
  • Export to iCalendar - Export calendar information to iCalendar.
  • Add/Edit Event - Add an event to a specific date.

  • Show Details - Display and print Trip Details (Dspdsl, Namdsl, and Pltid), Raw data, and Bulletin Board Post data (if applicable)
  • Mark as Read - Mark individual displayed trip as Read.
  • Mark as Unread - Mark individual displayed trip as Unread.
  • Mark All as Read - Mark all displayed trips as read.
  • Global Trip Filter - Set filter criteria for trip display.
  • Export Trip List to Excel -Export trip list to Excel.
  • Export Trip List to CSV - Export trip list to a CSV format.

  • New Trade Board Post - Create a new Trade Board Post.
  • Submit Unimatic Posts - Submit Unimatic Posts.
  • Save All - Save all Trade Board Posts.
  • Submit this post only - Submit only the active Trade Board Post.
  • Save - Save a Trade Board Post.
  • Edit - Edit a Trade Board Post.
  • Rename - Rename a Trade Board Post.
  • Delete - Delete a Trade Board Post.

  • New Notification Criteria Set – Create a new notification criteria
  • DuplicateCopy an existing notification and defined criteria
  • Edit – Edit an existing notification
  • Rename – Rename an existing notification
  • Delete – Delete an existing notification
  • Notification Settings – Opens the Tools, Options, Notifications dialog box.

  • Get Trip Details For- Display and Print Trip Details for a specific ID, Date, Dspdsl, or Pltid.
  • Get Hotels For - Display and Print otel information for a specific Airport.
  • Get Door Codes For- Display and Print Door Codes for specific station.
  • 1-Click Preflight- Display and Print complete trip details for a specific flight.
  • Launch Web Site - Easy access to launch the Crew Companion, eTripTrader, Skynet, and AirlinePilotCentral.com web sites.
  • Options - Set and modify Crew Companion and user settings for Personal Information, Logins and Passwords, Refresh, Notifications, Misc. and 1-Click Preflight.

  • Crew Companion Help - Access Crew Companion Help Files.
  • Tip of the Day - View the current Tip of the Day.
  • Tutorials - Access Crew Companion Tutorials.
  • FAQ - Access Crew and eTripTrader Knowledge Base and FAQ.
  • Legend - Quick guide to the icon descriptions for Panel and Trip, Trip Flags, Trip Trade Status, Trip Trade Legality, and Calendar and Trip Timeline.
  • Subscription Info – Displays current subscription information.
  • Tech Support Documentation - Access help files, video tutorials for eTripTrader and Crew Companion.
  • Report a Bug - Submit a Bug Report to eTripTrader Support Desk.
  • Change Log - List of bug fixes and enhancements for each update.
  • Roadmap - List of features and their timeline of when they will be added to Crew Companion.
  • Check for Updates - Check for updates to Crew Companion.
  • About Crew Companion - List current version number.
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