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Some companies require a user to submit a leave request along with a written reason. To make adding a reason mandatory, you need to edit the settings for the leave in question by following these steps :

Go to the Vacation Tracker Dashboard (
On the left-hand menu click on Settings
Once on Settings, go to the Leave Types tab
On the right-hand side of any leave you will see the Edit button
A new pop-up will open which you will be able to edit according to your preferences. In this case you want to make sure the "Reason Required" option is on (blue)
Once you are done editing the information click Save

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