There are some changes between Crate Pro 5 and Crate Pro 6 for users upgrading to be aware of. These improvements/ changes may affect your design process.
Material list reports can be exported into flat file formatsDetail reports can be printed or exported so show usage, usage plus waste factor and costs associated based on your setting
Individual staff members can have their own log in with a unique Home screen based on their role in the company. The Roles were developed through collaboration of commercial crating companies to maximize productivity of staff
Peer-to-Peer installations now offer backup options
Crate Pro 6 can now be accessed on local networks, remote networks, VPN, via the internet, and even through virtual server configurations.
A Maintenance program is now included for the first twelve months and has low cost renewal for both the FileMaker licenses and Crate Pro software
Crate Pro 6 and ongoing can be installed on MAC or Windows operating systems
User can create "Stock" designs and resuse them for any customer with updated pricing
Users can specify when an order is RUSH or HAZMAT
Crate Pro provides indicators to warn designer is a material is not marked as heat treated when heat treatment is required