A preference that influences the outcome of activity scheduling. For example, an institutional preference that activities should start on the hour, if possible. In the Scheduling Preferences window in , the user can enable each soft constraint per item type, and set its weighting. A scheduling solution does not need to satisfy soft constraints, but the solutions that do are more acceptable to students and staff.
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