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Quick Bid (1/20/2014) - QB

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New Features

  • Windows 8 compatibility
  • MAC compatible using virtualization software (such as Parallels) and Boot Camp
  • New Enhanced Secure Licensing method – No Dongle Key required
  • Global Find and Replace for several Master Tables to facilitate database clean-up
  • On the Materials Tab, you can now Replace (Swap) one Material for another – this replaces the material everywhere it is used in the Bid.
  • Subs are now shown on the Markups Detail similar to Equipment and Other Expenses
  • Create Maxwell System Job Budget Summary Export (rename existing “Detailed”)


  • SQL Performance Improvements
  • Reformat Purchasing Report Export
  • Auto Compress default to Once a week
  • Full product version included with activation request – this allows OCS to better serve you


  • All “Windows Users” employees are synchronized during database synchronization
  • User can reset Tools > Options default settings from within current view
  • Metric Bid displays correct Units in the Material Tab when Item uses No Sizes and Item UOM is not EA
  • Metric Bid displays correct “Requested” value in eQuote when Item is priced by “Piece”
  • Adjusted calculation to correctly display container price when using Material Total of a Linear Item
  • Changing the Sizing Method of an Item retains previously configured values on the Calculation tab
  • Supervision and Per Diem costs derived from Stock and Clean costs display correctly on the Labor Tab
  • User can print Reports after adding a Project Contact
  • Server/Database name capitalization no longer affects interactivity
  • Metric databases display appropriate Material Price on Condition Assemblies
  • Change Order numbers up to 50 characters are supported
  • Adjusted metric calculations when using Condition Assemblies
  • Per Diem Amount when using Duration Supervision displays correctly in reports
  • Master List > Items column header sort icons display correctly
  • Accepting a previously-accepted eQuote prompts to update the Master
  • On center Exception formula works in Metric databases
  • User can now export Maxwell System Budget File with Accepted Alternates
  • Job Material File displays correct information for included Alternates

Known Issues

  • In the Section Markup report, values greater than six characters are displayed as "XXXXXXX" . The work-around is to EXPORT the report to PDF or Excel, the values are there correctly, they just aren't displayed correctly within Crystal Reports' screen (#32633).
  • The Bid Total and QuickSum displays are not updating properly. All bid information IS CORRECT, however these 'quick views' are currently not working properly (#33788 and #32580).
  • (Interactive Bids) After deleting a duplicate condition and duplicating the original again within On-Screen Takeoff, the duplicate condition doesn't calculate prices within Quick Bid. (#32357).
  • When using the “Duplicate and reassign” function within On Screen Takeoff, original Condition(s) quantities may not be cleared in Quick Bid (#33879).

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