Changing the Item Type of an Item

There might be a need to reclassify the Item Type of an item, be that a single item, or an entire group of items. You might find yourself needing to do this because an item was created using the wrong type, or perhaps you have introduced a new class of item types and you need […]

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Single Site Version No Longer Offered

As of today we have withdrawn our free, single site, locally installed version of the Parts Dashboard software. This is intended to provide more benefits to trial users. There are several reasons why we have done this: The free version is a single-site install and does not allow for multiple users to connect to shared […]

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Version 2.3.0.80.1 Release Notes

Version 2.3.0.80.1 is now available as general release individually packaged for subscription customers. These notes include changes and updates going back to version 2.3.0.80. Major Things: Collected several icons in the item detail screen together into a drop-down menu. The Clone Item, Print Item, and Open Folder buttons are now gone as individual buttons and […]

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Version 2.3.0.80 Release Notes

Version 2.3.0.80 is now available as general release individually packaged for subscription customers. These notes include changes and updates going back to version 2.3.0.79. Minor Things: Changed Delete icons from a black ‘X’ to a red ‘X’.

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Version 2.3.0.79 Release Notes

Version 2.3.0.79 is now available as general release individually packaged for subscription customers. These notes include changes and updates going back to version 2.3.0.68. Major Things: We’re working on improving the Purchase Order creation workflow. This will focus primarily on how costs for line items are handled. When it’s complete you’ll see things like being […]

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The Spreadsheet from Hell Denver Startup Week discussion panel

Managing your business or costing you money? If you’re in a hardware or manufacturing business — or want to start one — and want to know how to wrangle all of your complex product and process information, and why this matters, attend my #DENStartupWeek discussion panel. Also on the panel are Jenney Loper from Zebulon […]

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Create, configure, and use new Item Types

Parts Dashboard’s highest level of objects are Items Types — think of these as classes of objects. Parts, documents, inspections, etc. are examples of Item Types. Administrators can easily create, configure, and deploy new Item Types in just a couple of minutes. See our latest how-to video on how to create Item Types and then […]

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Move Beyond Spreadsheets

Spreadsheets are holding you back — they’re flexible but linking & re-using data isn’t robust and adds significant complexity, and there’s basically no user security.

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Choose your default image editor in Windows 10

Don’t feel like you’re captive to the default applications that Windows 10 gives you. We recently upgraded a computer from Windows 7 to Windows 10, and are generally pretty happy with it. However, Win10 comes with some new features and of course the UI is dramatically different, as is the process to configure and customize […]

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