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{{Clear}} '''TRACKING TAB''' [[File:Part_module_options_tracking_subtab.png|400px|right]]
 
{{Clear}} '''TRACKING TAB''' [[File:Part_module_options_tracking_subtab.png|400px|right]]
  
:The tracking tab allows for the user to '''create additional tracking methods'''. As default, Fishbowl will provide Lot number, Revision Level, Expiration Date, and Serial Number tracking. With the new Tracking Module Option, you can now track by the same method multiple times, or you may create and track by your own new methods.
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:The tracking tab allows new part tracking items to be created. To add part tracking, click the '''New''' button located on the component toolbar to the right. A blank line item will be added to the bottom of the tracking list. Enter the name, abbreviation, and description. The type can be set to any of the following: Text, Date, Expiration Date, Serial Number, Money, Quantity, Count, or Checkbox. Unchecking the active box will inactivate a tracking item.
 
 
:To create a new method of tracking, choose the '''New''' icon located on the Component toolbar. A blank line item will be displayed at the bottom of the Tracking list. Double click on the name, Abbr, and description to enter that information. Next, you will choose the '''tracking Type''' for this method. You may choose from the following options:
 
 
 
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| Text
 
| Date
 
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| Money
 
| Quantity
 
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| Expiration Date
 
| Serial Number
 
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| Count
 
| Checkbox
 
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:By default your new tracking method will be set as active. If you wish to inactivate a tracking method at any time, simply uncheck the Active box. The '''Usage column''' allows for the user to see how frequently the tracking method is being used. The number shown is the number of parts currently using this tracking method.
 
 
 
:Tracking methods may be '''deleted or moved in position''' by using the corresponding delete or move icons from the component toolbar.
 
  
 
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Revision as of 17:05, 19 March 2012

Part Module Options Template:Top

GENERAL TAB

Part module options.png
  • Search by Part and Product descriptions in drop-down filters.
With this option checked, the part and product descriptions, not just the numbers, will be searched when typing into part and product drop downs.

TRACKING TAB

Part module options tracking subtab.png
The tracking tab allows new part tracking items to be created. To add part tracking, click the New button located on the component toolbar to the right. A blank line item will be added to the bottom of the tracking list. Enter the name, abbreviation, and description. The type can be set to any of the following: Text, Date, Expiration Date, Serial Number, Money, Quantity, Count, or Checkbox. Unchecking the active box will inactivate a tracking item.