Close Button

Click the Close Button to close any window. On the Mac it is in the upper left. In Windows it is in the upper right.

Click the Close Button on the Toolbar to Exit or Quit the program.

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Ship To

Ship To has been made taller to fit System fonts.

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Big Business Basics

Basics (6340)


Setting User Preferences

Big Business includes per-User Preferences. They are found in Notes Prefs and include:

• Default Window Size - used by new resizable window
• Tool Tips - to hide or show the yellow Tips for fields and tools
• Default Sort Order - choose Descending to show recent items first in sorted lists (5652)


Signing In

Signing In (6341)


Time Saving Techniques

This Solution lists a number of time-saving techniques, such as quick date entry, keyboard shortcuts, (3403)


To Sign In

To Sign In (6342)


Automatic Quantities for Line Items

Auto-Enter Quantity (3345)


Signing Out

Signing Out (6343)


Control Key Shortcuts for Windows

Control Key Equivalents

This document describes keyboard shortcuts to perform specific tasks inside of Big Business.

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Understanding the Structure of Big Business

Understanding the Structure of Big Business (6345)


To Understand the Structure of Big Business

To Understand the Structure of Big Business (6346)


Print Preview

Big Business 3.0 includes an improved Print Preview for better on screen viewing of printjobs and Reports. This Solution provides a brief description of the tools on the new Print Preview. (3604)


Using Toolbars

Using Toolbars (6347)


To Open a Window from the Toolbar

To Open a Window from the Toolbar (6348)


Using the Toolbars and Tools Menus

Using the Toolbars and Tools Menus (6349)


To Print

Big Business automatically prints transactions as they are saved and allows you to choose to send them to a specific printer, email, or save a PDF.

This Solution provide instructions to print an entry. (3066)


Hiding the Toolbar

Hiding the Toolbar (6350)


Using Big Business Windows

Using Big Business Windows (6353)


Using Action Buttons: OK, New, Cancel

Using Action Buttons: OK, New, Cancel, Delete (6354)


Show Print Dialogs

To save time, Big Business lets you skip the Page Setup and Print dialogs. This allows for automatic printing of transactions and batch printing of numerous transactions.

To access the Page Setup or Print dialog, you can choose Show Print Dialogs. (3035)


Using Action Buttons: Delete, Duplicate, Memorize

More Action Buttons: Delete, Duplicate, Memorize (6355)


Entering Foreign Addresses in Big Business

“The name and address fields are not set up for international customers. Many foreign countries don't use the city, state, and zip code format this country uses.”

While this is true, Big Business does allows ample room for most sorts of addresses. If you run into a difficult address use the guidelines below to achieve best results.

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Using Action Buttons: Print, Attach, Export

More Action Buttons: Print, Attach, Export (6356)


Using Action Buttons: Find, Listing, Carry Forward

Using Action Buttons: Find, Listing, Carry Forward (6357)