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How do I get a presentation for Crate Pro?
What are the system requirements and license configurations for Crate Pro 6?
Can I design a crate and make changes?
Running Crate Pro run On Citrix XenApp or Remote Desktop
What is a Crate Pro Style Template?
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CALENDAR: Book Online Training & Support Here
Crate Pro 6 Support and Fee Schedule
Standard and Emergency Phone Support
Screen Capture and Recording / Video for Support
Crating Terminology & Industry Answers
Dimensions for Crates and Pallets - Obstructions & Clear Area
Determining Inside Dimension
Base & Cap
Understanding Floater Decks: Setting auto calculations and materials
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Published Standards: Mil- Spec // ASTM
Standards Light-Duty: PPP-B-601/ PPP-B-621 / PPP-B-576 (D6251 , D6880)
Standards Medium-Duty: MIL-B-26195 (D6256)
Standards Medium & Heavy-Duty: MIL-C-104 (D6256, D7478)
Version Compatibility and Release Information
Crate Pro Release Compatibility with FileMaker Database Versions
Release & Update Information - Crate Pro 6
Crate Pro 6 Installation & Update Docs / Release Information
Installation & Update Information
INSTALLATION AND UPDATE DOCUMENTATION LINKS
Before Installation: Best Practice Guide
Backups Using FileMaker Server 18 and newer
Backups in Peer-to-Peer and Stand-Alone Configurations
How to Update your Resources file for Custom Styles
2021 Changes in Crate Pro 6 release 21nnnn
Tips for Network Installations
What is Port Forwarding?
Moving Client Computers - Peer-to-Peer (applies r4138 to r180730
General performance tips - FileMaker Server
Opening Local Hosted files as a client : FileMaker Pro 16
General performance tips FileMaker Server on Mac OS X
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Troubleshooting Port Forwarding for Client Connections
Troubleshooting: Unable to see a hosted database from clients
Troubleshooting FileMaker Network Sharing in FileMaker Pro
Error "Temporary file could not be created" when opening a favorited file (FileMaker Pro 15)
Text appears unreadable characters - font issue
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Crate Pro 6 Training & Configuration
Getting Started: Initial Setup
Crate Pro 6 Manuals
Configuration Quick Start Information (R1807nn and later)
Detailed Configuration 1: (1) Inventory & (2)Material Groups, (3)Preferred Styles - Crate Pro 6
Detailed Configuration 2: (4) Importing Customers (5) Times (6) Costs/Prices (7) Users
Importing Customers into Crate Pro 6
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1> Creating a New Design - versions 1708xx and later
2 > Adding Packing Materials & Other Items into the Design
Designs: Changing the Orientation of the Skids, Rub Strips or Base
Preferences: Material Groups (Video)
Preferences: Setting Your PREFERRED Crate Styles (video)
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Questions From Customers
Q: Can I get a custom export for my ERP?
Q: My plywood splicing is not coming out based on what I want. What do I do?
Q: How do I limit the list of styles that my users see when they create a new style to the ones I want used?
Q: What is Scrail?
Q: Is Scrail good for Wood Crating?
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Legacy Solution Articles
WoodenCRATES.org & SketchUP CAD
WoodenCRATES.org: Why Advertise in the Worlds Only Packing and Crating Community (WCO)
WoodenCRATES.org : Create an Account and Add Your Company (WCO)
SketchUP CAD Modeling
Using SketchUP CAD with Crate Pro 6
Using SketchUP CAD with Other Modeling Software
Crate Pro 5 Information & Lessons
Installation Guides and Manuals
Technical - System Requirements (CP5)
Conversion Notes from Crate Pro 5 to Crate Pro 6.2945
Prior to Installation - BEST PRACTICE Guide for Crate Pro 5
Reinstallation Crate Pro 5
Microsoft Virtual Store - Activation Issue (CP5)
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Understanding Port Forwarding (CP5)
Troubleshooting FileMaker Network Sharing in FileMaker Pro (CP5)
Helpful Hints to Using Crate Pro 5
Getting Started Fast with Crate Pro 5
Base & Cap (Visual Terminology)
Crate Pro 5 FAQ
Q: How do I know how many fasteners to use per board junction? (CP5)
Design Continous Run / File Corruption
Videos for Crate Pro 5
Crate Pro 5 Getting Started 1 of 2
Crate Pro 5 Getting Started 2 of 2
Crate Pro 5 Inventory
Crate Pro 5 Diagrams
Crate Pro 5 Contacts