Figure 1. The Job Estimation Database Main Menu consists of 2 main functions.
Figure 2. The Job Estimate window provides functionality to collect and update of all details pertaining to estimation of costs for a parcel of work/project/job.
Figure 3. There are two ways to enter a new Job Estimate (after clicking the “New Estimate” button):
Figure 4. The Admin section provides two functions. The Codes function provides the functionality to add/edit details needed for look-up tables while the Attach Tables function provides the functionality to connect to the tables in the data file (only needed if the database is separate to the user interface).
Figure 5. The Code Maintenance section allows customization of all drop down boxes and their values. To edit details select a table from the list. The selected table’s values are listed in a new window where details may be added, updated and/or deleted.