On Center Home | MyOnCenter Portal | Start an On-Screen Takeoff Trial | Request a Quick Bid Demo | Contact Us | SALES: 1-866-627-6246
 
 
Learn more about Searching
Login


Tools
Table of Contents

OST - Frequently Asked Questions

1 Classic Products Best Practices - OST QB DPC Featured

On Center Software wants you to get the most out of your software purchase…

2 Suggesting a Feature, Improvement, or Change to a Product Featured

If you have suggestions or comments on how we can improve the product, we would…

3 Using SQL Server to Share Databases in Classic Products - OST QB DPC Featured

Notes On Center Software, Inc. provides this information as a resource for…

4 Best Practices and Requirements When Using SQL Server - OST QB DPC

Notes On Center Software, Inc. provides this information as a resource for…

5 Can I Use "Cloud" Storage with Classic Products? - OST QB DPC

Question Can I store my images, databases, or backups in Dropbox™, Onedrive™,…

6 Checking Which Version a License Supports (check before installing any upgrades!) - OST DPC QB

Applies to On-Screen Takeoff, Quick Bid, and Digital Production Control. Before…

7 Classic Product Windows Version Compatibility - OST QB DPC

Microsoft® Operating System Compatibility Over the years, both On Center Software…

8 Classic Products End of Life (OCS' Sunsetting Plan) - OST QB DPC

On Center Software by ConstructConnect is committed to providing award-winning…

9 CLS - Installing On-Screen Takeoff and Quick Bid Using MSI Packages

What's an MSI package? An MSI Package is an alternate way of installing On-Screen…

10 CLS - Silent Installations Using MSI Package

IT or network administrators can use the product's "MSI Package" to perform…

11 CLS - Synchronizing Multiple Databases into One (OST, QB, DPC)

If you are migrating multiple users or databases into a single, shared database,…

12 Combining (Merging) Bids - OST QB DPC

The process of combining bids gives you the option to have estimators work…

13 Configuring Your Firewall (Classic Products released after 1/1/2018) - OST QB DPC

Every On Center Software Classic product requires communication via the Internet…

14 Configuring Your Firewall (Classic Products released prior to 12/31/2017) - OST QB DPC

Every On Center Software Classic product requires communication via the Internet…

15 Diagonal Scrolling Issues - OST

Issue On-Screen Takeoff is designed to scroll left and right when you press…

16 Digital Takeoff Table Setup and Download - OST DPC

Setting Up the Digital Takeoff Table™ is fairly straightforward. The following…

17 Do On-Screen Takeoff and Quick Bid Run on Windows 10? Windows 11? Windows 365? - OST QB DPC

Question Does On Center support running its products on Windows 10? Windows…

18 Extending the "Heartbeat" when using License Manager - ELM OST DPC QB

Generally speaking, On Center Software does not provide technical support for…

19 Hardware Recommendations - OST QB DPC OASIS OTK

Issue You are in the market for a new computer, monitor, mouse, printer, router,…

20 How does On-Screen Takeoff Calculate Linear Slope (Hips and Valleys, for example)? - OST

Some of our customers have questions about how On-Screen Takeoff calculates…

1 2 3 Next

Product documentation (user guides) describes functionality in the latest version of each major release and may not match the functionality in the version you are using. Please check the Product Information and Downloads pages by clicking one of the product buttons above.

Something Wrong with this Article? Let us Know! Copyright 2021 - On Center Software, Inc. by ConstructConnect - All Rights Reserved.