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Your admin guide to Pronestor Workspace

Full Admin guide to Pronestor Workspace

Congratulations on your Pronestor Workspace solution! This guide will take you through the Administration module, and how you can configure the solution to it ready for use.

Getting access

Please follow the following steps to access the solution and the Administration module:

  1. On your PC, open your browser and go to
  2. Select “Work or school account” to log in using your company e-mail and pw
  3. Select your name in the top right corner to go to your profile
  4. Select “Go to administration”

You’re now in the Administration part of the solution and can start the configuration.



We recommend creating the attributes for desks straight away, as you will need them later.


Attributes: are the different types of equipment or other relevant information about a desk, that can be used to find a desk with the proper equipment. To create the attributes, you must have an overview of all the different types of equipment/information that are available on all the different desks.

  1. In the menu at the top of the screen, select Settings
  2. Select Desk attributes
  3. Below “Add a new desk attribute” enter the name of the attribute
  4. Select “Icon” to find an icon matching the attribute
  5. Select “Save”

You have just created your first attribute and can continue with the rest on your list. The attributes will be added to the list above “Add a new attribute”. If you need to change or delete an attribute, simply select it from the list of attributes and you can edit it. You will also be shown which desks this attribute has been added to.

Single-sign-on: must be activated by connecting your Azure AD.

  • Go to
  • When prompted – ensure “Administrator consent granted” is enabled
  • Select your profile in the top right corner
  • Select Go to administration
  • Select Settings
  • Select Azure Active directory
    • Follow the instruction 

  • Choose group of users to be administrators in Pronestor Workspace, and group of users who is bookers
  • Note the group must contain users, and not other group of users
  • Select Save
  • Select “synchronize users and groups” 


Your users will now be automatically maintained from your AD.


Creating your location and units

You can now proceed to create your different locations, units and areas. To do this, please follow these steps:

  1. In Administration, select Office chart
  2. Your company name will be visible as the first unit in your Office chart on the left side of the screen
  3. To add additional units, go to “Add a new subunit to [your company name]”
  4. Add the name of the subunit and select “Save”

Now you can proceed to add all the units/subunits you need. Please note that you can create as many units as you want below you main unit, as well as add subunits to subunits. Just select the relevant subunit on the left side and you can now add a subunit to the subunit.

In this example, you can see that Pronestor is the top unit. With offices in 2 different cities, we have added those as subunits to the main unit. In both cities, we have chosen to divide the offices into different areas, to help users find their way. These areas are added as subunits to the subunits.


Once your different locations and areas has been created, you’re ready to add desks to each:

  1. Select a location or area in the Office chart.
  2. Select “Desks” 
  3. Write the name of the desk in the filed “Name”
  4. In “Name on floor map”, add the name that must be shown on the floor map. Please note that this name cannot be longer than 4 characters.
  5. Select the right attributes for the desk and select “Save”

Your first desk has been created – you can now proceed and add all desks in the different areas. Should you need to edit a desk, simply select it in the list below. When editing a desk, you have several options:

  • You can change the name of the desk
  • You can change the name on the floor map (when mapped)
  • You can change which office unit it is placed in
  • You can edit the attributes

If the desk has been mapped to a floor map, you can see which floor maps.


Adding floor maps

By having floor maps in the solution, it’s usually much easier for the users to locate desks and find their way around.

To get floor maps in the solution, please go to this guide

The floor maps will be created in the right format by the Pronestor Support team and sent back to you.

Important tip! If you have 1 floor map covering an entire floor and other floor maps covering smaller sections of that same floor, you should just map the floor map for the entire floor. This mapping will then be reflected in the smaller floor maps as well.

Once you have received the floor maps, please follow these steps to map them:

  1. In Pronestor Workspace Administration, select Floor maps
  2. Select “Add a new floor map”
  3. Find the floor map and add it
  4. Select the floor map in the list above
  5. Select a desk on the floor map
  6. Select the drop-down on the right called “Not mapped”
  7. Select the matching desk

Continue until you have mapped all desks and the select “Save”.

You can now proceed to upload additional floor maps and map them. Once you have completed this, you need to connect the floor maps to the different areas:

  1. Go to Office chart
  2. Select an area that has a floor map
  3. In the drop-down “Floor map” select the right floor map for this area
  4. Select “Save”

Continue until you have chosen the floor maps for all relevant areas.


To see the full solution and test it, select your profile at the top. You will now be taken back to the solution and can check your configuration.

Should you need inspiration for the test, please check the User guide and perform different bookings. This will help you validate that the solution is configured correctly.