That is why we have conducted this study how an internet café can function well by applying the Visual Fox Pro 6.0 programming language in their system. And to achieve tasks that will be more manageable, accurate and reliable to their business.
Background of the Study
Lincoln Internet Café located at Bato- Bato St., Riverside, Commonwealth Avenue,
Quezon City started their business in September 2009. Owner Lincoln Avenida
was the one who manages the business. Aside from him, he has also one assistant that
helping him in the café.
The internet café uses manual system in recording the usage of their computers. They
use a log-book that contains the following list: computer number, time in and out, time to
be consumed and the amount to be paid. Aside from this task, the assistant is also
obliged to ask or remind the customer if they are going to extend their time or they
about to end their transaction. After that, they encircle the computer number, calculate it
by computing the time the customer have consumed.
LIC (Lincoln Internet Café) system is time consuming and difficult. Sometimes,
customers exceeded their usage because they are not guarded properly. And having
this kind of negligence causes an income lost to the business.
Objective of the Study
The study aims to develop a system that can manage the task in an internet café to