Get Rates

Get Rates is a checkbox on a Sales Tax that triggers a lookup of the current rates for the Selected State. This might use a Taxes service like TaxJar, a Rates service like Zip-Tax, or a State service like California's.

Check the box if you want Big Business to always choose this entry for Shipping State and to look up current rates using Shipping Address.


Unlock Alerts

Unlock Alerts is a change to allow Alerts to be added to locked entries like paid invoices.

With Docs Prefs set to Documents and Notes you can add attachments, notes, and alerts for any transaction.

Now you can add an Alert to a locked transaction and the Alert will display when the transaction is viewed.


Open Event

Open Event features let you access data events to generate automated responses. An example is Tracking on an order that can be set with Web Notify to trigger a notification. These features can be leveraged to make changes, send messages, and so on, the instant a data event, like a change to Tracking, occurs.


Address Date

Address Date helps you track updates to contact information by recording the date when address information was changed. You can Add(+) the Address Date column in Customers and it is updated whenever Billing or Shipping Name and Address, Phone or Email are changed.


Chapter 154 WooCommerce II

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

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


New Contents

New Contents is a new button on the Help page, bigbusiness.com/help (linked below).

It lists new Chapters by finding their title pages. From there, you can click the Chapter button (grey) to see chapter contents, or click the Next button (green) to go the next page.

This Solution provides is a quick list of reasons new Chapters are being added. (7252)


Resize Dialog

Dialogs have been updated so they can resize when Auto-Zoom is on.

Auto-Zoom in My Prefs makes windows bigger and resizable.

Now Dialog windows are resizable, like the Postings window pictured which is now bigger than its invoice.


Resize Item

Items have been updated so they can resize when Auto-Zoom is on.

Auto-Zoom in My Prefs makes windows bigger and resizable.

Now Item card is resizable so layouts like Qty Pricing grow.


Unlock Notes

Unlock Notes is a change to allow Notes to be added to locked entries like paid invoices.

With Docs Prefs* set to Documents and Notes you can add attachments, notes, and alerts for any transaction.

Now you can add a Note to a locked transaction.