Start a new project and enter key project information.
- [Instructor] Let's create a new project.…I'm gonna open the Select Projects.…Now, I've already got some set up…but I wanna show you how to start off brand new…with a new one.…So I wanna select New down here.…I'm gonna enter the new project folder name.…Let's call this the Main Street Cafe.…This is where you select the path…and the database that you wanna use.…Now remember, if you're using ChangeOrder…and you're trying to create ChangeOrders…for a specific job,…maybe you've already estimated that job…and you have an Accubid classic,…here's where you can, kind of, enter that if you'd like.…
Find my Accubid jobs,…here they are.…Maybe it's this one right here.…That's gonna enter the base contract information…into the home screen, you'll see what that does.…Click OK.…Now, this is real important.…Here's where we're gonna wanna put as much information…as we can to create these ChangeOrder notices.…Maybe the contract has a number of 501.…
Maybe the company we're working for is PCA Construction.…They're on 100 Concord Place, Syracuse, New York.…
- Program setup
- Adjusting defaults
- Performing takeoffs
- Copying items and assemblies
- Using screens
- Changing report styles
- Working with extensions
- Closing a change order
Skill Level Beginner
Construction Estimating Extensionwith Christopher Randall17m 22s Beginner
Construction Estimating Takeoffwith Christopher Randall23m 23s Beginner
Learning Construction Estimatingwith Christopher Randall15m 22s Beginner
Construction Estimating Bid Recapwith Christopher Randall33m 4s Intermediate
Learning Trimble Accubid Prowith Christopher Randall38m 51s Beginner
1. Program Setup and Job Creation
2. Customizing Your CCN and Reports
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