Quick Setup for Xenial Kitchen Management

The following describes how to quickly setup the default settings for a new installation of Xenial Kitchen Management (XKM) and immediately start processing orders in the kitchen.

To quickly setup a kitchen station:

Xenial PortalData ManagementKitchen Settings

  1. Select Quick Setup.

  2. From the Welcome page, select Next.

  3. In the Name field, type the name of the kitchen station, then select Next.

  4. From the Screen Layout dropdown menu, select the desired screen layout for the kitchen station, then select Next.

    • Configure a fullscreen or split screen kitchen station. A split screen displays one screen (feed) in the top half of the screen and another screen (feed) in the bottom half.

  5. From the Screen Filters screen, perform the following steps.

    • In the Name field, type a name for the screen.

    • Define the kitchen screen filters. These filters determine the type of order items to route to this screen.

    • Select Next.

  6. View the layout configuration properties that have been defined for the screen, then select Next.

  7. Review the station configuration, then select Save.

    • A preview of the kitchen display appears below the list of station properties.

Kitchen Screen Filters

The following describes the settings in the Screen Filters section of the Kitchen Quick Setup Guide.

Setting

Description

Item Categories

Select the desired item category filter(s).

Only order items assigned to the selected item categories are routed to this display.

To add a new item category to the list, type the item category name in the provided field, then select Add.

Destinations

Select the desired order destination filter(s).

Only order items for the selected order destination(s) are routed to this display.

To add a new order destination to the list, type the order destination name in the provided field, then select Add.

Routing Categories

Select the desired kitchen routing category filter(s).

Only items assigned to the selected kitchen routing categories are routed to this display.

To add a new routing category to the list, type the routing category name in the provided field, then select Add.

Terminal ID

Select the desired terminal ID(s) for the display.

Only items originating from the selected terminal ID(s) are routed to this display.

To add a new terminal ID to the list, type the terminal ID in the provided field, then select Add.