RATE PROTECT Application Setting

Group.  Blocks

Type.  Parameter





Description. Makes Rate Protect flag available on business blocks

Internal Name. RATE_PROTECT

Property Determination. Rate protect is an indicator that no other groups should be booked using rates lower than those assigned to the block that is flagged as rate protect. The rate protect flag may be applied to all or selected dates of the flagged block. (Note that Opera does not enforce this restriction.) An indicator is displayed on the Group Rooms Control screen and Function Diary for any date that has a rate protect booking. The reports specified below show rate protect bookings.

Activation / Inactivation Rules. 

Available when Blocks>Business Blocks is set to Y.

Available Values.

Y (Yes)

N (No) Default

Add On Licenses/Country Specifics.


Other Application Settings.


Affected Areas

Menus / Screens / Fields.

Business Block screen Details tab

Group Rooms Control (Ctrl+F5)

Function Diary (Shift+F9)

Reports & Report Forms.

Rooms Availability - Book

Rooms Forecast - Book

Group Rooms Reservation Sheet