Planning Center News

Planning Center Check-Ins

Checking Out, Barcode Input, & Improved Households
May 28 , 2015

The month of May has some exciting new features and updates from the Check-Ins team! We added a “check out by” option, the ability to hide the barcode scanner image on Self Stations, improved household editing on the Admin side, and added a new way to switch accounts. We also pushed a few free week projects into Check-Ins, such as improved PDF viewing and signing in with your phone number. Lastly, we talk about our plans with Google Chrome and the Dymo plugin.

Planning Center Services

Chordacopia! Full-Screen Chord Editor & Quick Transpose
May 13 , 2015

Today we released a slew of new music features that work together in perfect harmony. If you create chord charts within PCO Services, want a way to transpose from anywhere, prefer number or numeral charts, or want a more powerful way to download songbooks for each plan, then watch this video or read on!

Planning Center Registrations

Partial Payments Make Happy Campers
May 11 , 2015

We've got a major update to PCO Registrations that's just in time for your summer events. With these new features your attendees can make a deposit on an event and make additional payments later. Let me show you how it works!

Planning Center People

Communication History, File Uploads and Profile Merging in PCO People
May 7 , 2015

Today we're showing off three great new features in PCO People: communication history, custom file uploads, and profile merging.

Planning Center Services

New Last Scheduled Date Options
Apr 16 , 2015

Today's update includes a handful of features centered around the Last Scheduled Date of people. You can now see more details, scope to the team or position, and set this separately for each team. These new options also make auto-scheduling much more powerful.

Planning Center Registrations

Spring Cleaning in PCO Registrations
Apr 15 , 2015

While you were recovering from your busiest day of the year we've been hopped up on Cadbury Eggs and jelly beans making some great new features in Registrations just for you. They were too big to fit in your Easter basket, so you'll have to just take a look at them here instead.

Planning Center Check-Ins

Easter, Post Check-Ins, iOS Update, and MORE!
Apr 7 , 2015

Check-ins was used for the first time during Easter, and we had over 100,00 check-ins during the Easter week! Here's a few other interesting stats on what went happened during Easter weekend.

Planning Center People

Custom Fields in Reports & Last Name Sort
Apr 6 , 2015

More great updates coming at you for your favorite people management app! We've updated our default "Everything" report with custom tabs and fields since those are now available to use in reports. You can also sort people by last name, find people if a date field or checkbox has not been set, and create list conditions easier with reorganized dropdown boxes that include section headings.

Planning Center Services

Add Arrangements & Keys from iOS
Mar 31 , 2015

Services for iOS has been updated to allow creating and editing of Song Arrangements and Keys. When adding a new arrangement or key, you also have the option to import lyrics and chords from SongSelect. Plus, viewers can see which times they are assigned to more easily.

Planning Center Music Stand

Metronome & Audio Looping for Android
Mar 30 , 2015

Music Stand for Android just got a huge update that includes a full-featured Metronome and the ability to loop sections of audio from the audio player