Starting With Dashboard
You will receive an email from the Tournament Dashboard, from the email address: email@example.com - Make sure to check your junk/spam mail folder. It will look like this:The email contains a link for you to click on to validate your account and allow you to choose a password. When you have completed this process, you will be able to log in to the Tournament Dashboard. Bookmark the link and don't forget your password!
To set up your game on the platform, click on the icon in the top left hand corner of the screen and select "New game" option:This will step you through the process of creating your **new game** in the Tournament Dashboard.
Step 1 (Info)
Enter the following details, then click the "Continue" button:
The name of your game as it will be displayed in the Tournament dashboard.
Game Icon URL
The URL of your game's icon so it can be displayed in the Tournament dashboard.
The version number of your game in the format n.n.n.
Step 2 (Seasons)
Unless you know what you're doing at this stage (i.e. you've set up a game in the Tournament Dashboard previously), select "Default" then click the "Continue" button (you can change these settings later):
Step 3 (Confirmation)
Click on the "Create game" button:Congratulations, you've successfully created your game in the Tournament Dashboard.
The Tournament Dashboard is navigated using the icons shown in the bar on the left hand side of the screen. As you click on the icons, the content for that icon will be displayed in the main part of the screen - the left side-bar will always be visible.
As you go through the set up process, the system will attempt to help you make sure that you're completing all the relevant steps by:
showing indicators for mandatory data
showing specific messages at the bottom of the page if:
- you attempt to save your configuration/set up while there are still tasks that you need to complete
- you've made a mistake
It will also make sure that, if you make changes, you don't forget to save them by showing the below message at the bottom of the screen when you start working:And by showing the below message if you attempt to navigate away from the screen before trying to save your changes: There is also text on the screens that describes the purpose of each feature so, in a lot of cases, what you're attempting to do will be self-explanatory. This document contains a complete glossary of all of the settings and features in the Tournament Dashboard. You can also call or email our team if you get stuck or need help or advice.