Company Preferences - Production


Under the Production Section of your Company Preference, you can edit specific settings pertaining to your work order in the Production stage. By selecting some of the choices under this company preference, you can control how the components on your work order are processed and how work order instruction will be passed on to the production floor. Keep in mind there are two tabs, General and Advanced.

You can set up the following work order options under the General tab:

Click Save when done.

On the Advanced Tab you have more features you can manage. 

  • Enable Splitting.   When you want to Finish a work order partially,  you can finish the work order while creating a 2nd work order for the remaining quantity.
  • Enable Drill Down:   When you want to create work orders for sub-assemblies within a work order.
  • Enable Flatten:  When you want to remove the BOM structure of 'Phantom BOMs' and show only the components on the work order.
  • Enable Batch Quantity: 
  • Enable BOM Revisions: Allows you to save the same finished good using different components. 
  • Enable Production Orders: See Production Orders
  • Enable 'Part Of' for work order components
  • Don't allow closing non-fully allocated work orders
  • Deny adding items to Work Orders not on the Bill of Materials.
  • And the ability to set Default Steps and Step UOMs.  

Click Save when done.