Interactive Allocate

Interactive Allocate gives you a snapshot of your fulfillment schedule based on criteria you choose such as when to buy, build, expedite, or transfer from another warehouse.
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  MRP Add-On

MRP is an Add-On for displaying Orders and PO's to help plan, purchase, and fulfill.


  Forms Units

This Solution provides quick step-by-step instructions for creating a new Form that displays Units of Measure.


  Excel Connect

We can offer a new way to create Excel files, automatically and with custom formatting, to replace the Applescript way, which is now severly impeded.

If you are using an Applescript customization to generate formatted reports in Excel, it still works, but is terribly slow. Please contact support@bigbusiness.com about migrating to a modern solution.


  MDI Client

MDI Client uses the older Multi Document Interface for Windows, which displays the grey background window within which all Big Business windows are displayed.

The new standard Client for Big Business for Windows uses SDI, Single Document Interface, which is the modern standard.

If for some reason you need the old look we can build this. It is not a standard offering and is not included include


  Gmail Overview

Google Workspace offers enterprise services like Gmail using your company domain. You can then use your custom address (you@yourcompany.com) with your email client, like Outlook or Apple Mail, with Gmail in a web browser, or with a Gmail app.

Big Business automates printing to PDF and attaching to a new email. This works with Apple Mail on the Mac and Outlook for Windows or Windows Mail on the


  Google Account Welcome

When you first sign into your Google Account that your company has setup to use Gmail with your company domain (you@yourcompany.com), you get a Welcome message explaining that your Administrator controls your access.

Please note in this chapter that some Solutions are for you and your Google Account, while others are for your Google Admin, a person at your company who can change settings that app


  Google Account 2-Step Verification

Using Gmail through Google Workplace, the administrator can Allow Users to turn on 2-Step Verification. This is done in the Google Admin controls under Security. It is easiest to go to admin.google.com, sign in, then search for 2-Step Verification.

Once this setting is enabled, users can use Manage Your Google Account to turn on 2-Step Verification and set up an App Password for Big Business to


  Google Admin 2-Step Verification

Using Gmail through Google Workplace, the administrator can Allow Users to turn on 2-Step Verification. This is done in the Google Admin controls under Security. It is easiest to go to admin.google.com, sign in, then search for 2-Step Verification.

Once this setting is enabled, users can use Manage Your Google Account to turn on 2-Step Verification and set up an App Password for Big Business to


  Gmail Help

help@bigsoftware.com gives you one more way to get help for Big Business.

Plus, it uses Gmail, which solves problems sending from our Exchange server to your Gmail. If you got a blank email from support@bigbusiness.com, this might be why.

Best of all, it gives us first hand experience with Google Workspace, the service that lets you use your domain with Gmail. Now we can help with that, too.


  BigCommerce II Overview

BigCommerce II extends the functions of BigCommerce Connect, to add features like:
• Skip Order processing
• Update Product Stock Level
• Update Product Price

Take your automation to the next level. [7314]


  BigCommerce II Settings

BigCommerce II Settings automate the update of your web store. [7323]


  Auto Update

Update is the magic wand, quick change tool on Searches.

Auto Update is an automatic option, which is an Add-On, and lets you define changes that trigger updates. When the Terms on the Customer change, you want the magic wand applied to all their Open Orders.


  Open Notify Registering

Open Notify is a new toolset which requires registering. It may be free with your Edition, but we need to know you are turning it on so we can provice appropriate support and ensure there are not conflicts with your other add-ons or customizations.

Contact support@bigbusiness.com for a code. You will receive an email with a Registration code and setup instructions. Note that you need to rest


  Order Open

Open is a new status set by the system to enable Open Notify to automate messaging. When sending updates about changes to Orders, Open includes any orders that are Placed, Partial, or Filled, and automatically excludes orders that are On Hold or Closed. By closing orders, in batches or automatically, you can focus on just the Open ones.


  Snap Action

Big Business lets you create Actions to be performed when a change is recorded. A simple example might be having Big Business change the Ship Method on a customer's open orders when it is changed on their Customer card. To start, try using Notify options to create a Snap Action to test. Email support@bigbusiness.com for help.


  Chapter 153 Ecwid II

This chapter describes new, advanced features for connecting to Ecwid from Big Business.

One such feature is having Big Business connect to more than one Ecwid store. For this, Ecwid Connect settings now include a Listing name to keep them straight.


  Open Options

Open Options are a group of features for handing data and services outside Big Business. Some are turnkey Options that are ready to use with an Edition like Professional or Enterprise. Others are starting points for customization or tools that may meet a future need.

Open is a new name for the group of tools that reach out to get answers, like a tax rate or a credit card authorization, or push


  Open PostgreSQL

Open PostgreSQL lets you customize data-sharing using PostgreSQL: The World's Most Advanced Open Source Relational Database.

Open Database is a toolset for pushing data to its destination using database, like PosgreSQL, where you can script, trigger, or event for real time updates.


  Open SQLite

Open SQLite lets you customize data-sharing using SQLite, used in countless setups requiring small and fast, like your iphone or android.

Open Database is a toolset for pushing data to its destination using database, like SQLite, where you can script, trigger, or event for real time updates.


  Open Database

Open Database is a toolset that lets you push live data to your solutions, services, or systems that support popular database formats--table, relational, sql, and nosql.


  Zip-Tax Connect

Zip-tax Connect automatically connects Big Business to the sales tax system, Zip-Tax.

This Solution provides details. (7237)


  BigCommerce II Don't Get/Set/Use

BigCommerce II has a setting to ignore Orders but continue to automatically process Product updates. If you manually enter orders from your web store, but need live updates to Stock Levels in BigCommerce, use this setting.

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  Apple Files

Big Business 13 adds new Apple Files options for Drag and Drop.


  Open APIs

Big Business 13 extends API options. Big Business 13.21 includes a major update to connectivity. This will enable new connections, especially to services that offer an open API for connecting, testing, and support.