Update Custom Forms

Big Business includes an options for Line Numbers and Sorting on transactions with Line Items like Orders and Invoices.

If you have Custom Forms, they can be automatically updated to support these options.

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  Forms Variables

Big Business 13 updates the Forms tool and with it the Variables available for custom forms. This includes Report Variables like Date, Time, and Page Number. It also includes Big Business variables like Company Logo and Barcode.

If you don't see the Variable you need, email to support@bigbusiness.com and we will double-check if it can be added.


  Forms Fields

Big Business 13 updates the Forms tool and with it the Fields available for custom forms. These lists of available fields are also used for the Insert function on Replacement Tags and the Event choice for Snap Actions.

If you don't see the Field you need, email to support@bigbusiness.com and we will double-check if it can be added.


  PICT Forms

PICT is a Mac graphics (metafile) format that has been discontinued. PICT Format images do not print or display in the latest macOS. If you upgrade and your logo stops printing, this may be the cause.

Replace your PICT logo with a modern format such as PDF or PNG. There is an Import button on the Company card and an option to use that logo on Custom Forms. To replace an existing image on Cust


  Forms Tool

Big Business 13 updates the Forms Tool. Now, when you are finished editing a form click the Close Button to close the window and say, Yes, to save changes.

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  Forms Error

Big Business will show an error when there is a problem printing a Custom Form created with the Forms tool.

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