The Product Catalogue stores information about your Assets.
Under the 'Home' menu find the 'Product Catalogue' button
This will give you a list of all of your products currently listed in TOOLMINDER.
The ribbon menu at the top will have automatically changed from 'Home' to 'Record,' under which you will find a 'New' button.
Click it to create a new product in Toolminder.
Once you click 'New' a pop-up window should appear called 'Untitled - Product.' Enter the product information into the relevant section.
If you draw your attention to the top ribbon menu you will see a number of options (Save & Close, Save & Copy etc.).
There are a number of other actions you can perform in this menu such as.
|•||Set product type - Select the type of product (the default shown in Power Tool).|
|•||Add a product picture - You can add a picture of your product by either linking to the file (store path only) or storing it in the database (store in database).|
Below this ribbon menu you will notice the properties tab. These can be used to enter further information about the product such as:
|•||Home - When creating a new product the minimum data values you must enter is the Model No.|
|•||Grouping - Link the product to a group, the group can be extended to 4 levels.|
|•||Specification - Power specification of the product.|
|•||Maintenance - The default maintenance schedule of the Product.|
|•||Required PPE - Select any Personnel Protection Equipment that must be worn/used while operating the product.|
|•||Notes - Notes you have for the product can be stored for a product, the notes are separated into Features, Materials, Warnings and a General Notes.|
When you have completed entering your product details, click Save & Close and the record will be saved.