SummaryIP Access Page
IP access policies allow you to control employee access to the XactTime site by restricting
the IP addresses from which they can connect to the site. You can use this for preventing
employees from clocking in from unauthorized locations such as home.
The IP access policy indicates the IP address or addresses that are allowed access to the
site. You may specify a particular IP address or a range of addresses. We recommend that
you enlist the help of your technology department in obtaining the correct IP address for your
By default, XactTime grants employees unlimited access to the site. Assigning an employee
to an IP access policy limits the employee to access from the policy-specified addresses
Selected IP Access Policy Section
The Selected IP Access section indicates the currently selected IP access policy. Select an
IP access policy by clicking its link in the List of Policies section.
The Selected IP Access Policy section contains the following items:
to add a new IP access policy.
to delete the selected IP access policy. Note
XactTime will not allow you to delete an IP access policy if there
are employees assigned to it.
Displays the name of the currently selected policy.
Assign Multiple Employees
The Assign Multiple Employee section enables you to assign select employees to the currently
selected IP access policy.
IP Template Assignment
The Transfer Users section enables you to transfer employees from one IP access policy to
1. In the Selected IP Access Policy section, verify that the IP access policy you wish to
transfer from is displayed.
2. Use the Transfer
To drop-down box to select the IP access policy you wish to transfer
3. To complete the transfer, click Transfer. The Confirmation page loads to indicate a
: The transfer will not occur if you do not click Transfer
Adding, Editing and Deleting IP Policies
Add an IP Access Policy
1) In the Selected IP Access Policy section, click Add. The screen refreshes and the new
settings for the IP access policy appear on the right side of the page.
2) Type a name for the new IP access policy.
3) To complete the entry, click Update
: The changes will not be saved if you do not
4) The IP Access Rules section contains the following:
(a) Site Access
: Indicates whether employees should be allowed to access the
XactTime site from the addresses specified. The default is Allowed
Allowed toggles the value to Not Allowed.
(b) Punch In/Out
: Indicates whether employees should be allowed to punch
(in/out, lunch/break, etc.) from the addresses specified. The default is Allowed.
toggles the value to Not Allowed.
5) The IP Access Mask section contains the following:
a. Add mask
: Adds a new address or address range to the policy.
: Displays the IP addresses specified by this policy.
6) Click Add mask
to add a new IP address or address range to the policy. The Add IP
Address page loads.
1 You must enter all four parts of the IP address.
2 You may use "*" as a wildcard to indicate IP address ranges.
213.12.31.* Allows access from any address that begins with
213.12.31, where the last three digits may be any
213*.*.* Allows access from any address that begins with 213,
where the last 9 digits may be any numbers.
* Allows access from any address. Is the same as
i) To complete the entry, click Add Access Address
. Note: The changes will not be
saved if you do not click Add Access Address.
ii) Repeat the previous steps for each address or address range you wish to add to this
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