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Production Cycle
Overview Production is the process of combining raw materials or components and labor in order to manufacture, assemble or otherwise produce a finished product.      The key here is that whole is greater than the sum of its parts, me...
Create a Bill of Materials
Overview Work orders are internal documents that specify the finished goods that need to be produced as well as the components required to produce them. You must first create one or assembly type items before creating work orders. Typically, an ass...
Generate a Work Order
Overview A W ork Order is a task or a job for a customer, that can be scheduled or assigned to someone. Such an order may be from a customer request or created internally within the organization.  A W ork Order may be for products or ser...
Tracking Work Orders
Overview Tracking your Work Order is an essential part of your business model. Timing and production levels can be easily tracked in the system. Functions are available to view your production Work Orders Promise Date, Status, Instructions, etc. Th...
Creating a Sales Order with a Linked PO & Linked WO
How to create a Sales Order using either a linked purchase order or a linked work order.
Creating Work Orders for Multiple Sales Orders
Creating a New Disassembly
Overview  In any production environment, particularly for for-stock manufacturers, job shops, and custom-build retailers, occasionally you will have an order cancellation or return that will necessitate breaking an Item back down into its base...
Enable Split, Drill Down, Flatten Features on a Work Order
New abilities within the Production tab in Order Time. Check these settings to allow new features in your Work Orders. You can now Flatten, Split, or Drill-Down a Work Order.
Drill Down a Work Order
The Drill Down feature makes it easy to create work orders for your sub-assemblies. It is very helpful for multi-level Bill of Materials.
Splitting a Work Order
If you have already completed at least one assembly, you can split off the remaining unfinished assemblies into a new Work Order so that you can bill for the ones you've already produced.