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How to create an Autobid Rapid Report

This short video will walk an AutoBid user through the steps to create a Rapid Report export from AutoBid.  This report can then quickly be imported into CINX to enable the sharing and re-use of the information that went into a particular bid. 

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Viewpoint Estimation - CINX Import File

Viewpoint Estimation - CINX Import File

The Viewpoint MEP (Estimation) import is the "Summary Export".  This export is customizable, so users will need to adjust the columns in this export.  Read this for more information on the specific columns required for a succesful import.

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Introducing CINX to the Mechanical Contractor

This 10 minute video provides a quick overview of CINX and how the mechanical contractor can take advantage of some of the features CINX offers.

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Using the search filters

A short tutorial video on how to use the search filters to help you find the items you need!

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Create and Submit a Request for Quote (RFQ)

Create and Submit a Request for Quote (RFQ)

Once you have your project created and populated with your project items (see documentation if you need help with these tasks) now you begin the procurement tasks.   Creating a Request for Quote, or RFQ, can be done stand-alone (not related to a project) or project-specific. The steps in this article are for a project-specific RFQ.

Bulk Editing

Items in a project may need to update with additional information, such as delivery or pack and tag information.  Bulk Editing will help make this task easy.  ALL items or Selected items in a project can be updated with a few clicks. 

It is important to note that these fields will stay populated throughout the various transactions – you only need to enter this information ONCE.  You are given the opportunity to change values as the items move through the procurement process.

Read more for the steps to bulk edit the items in your project.

Create a CINX Project

Create a CINX Project

To create a project in CINX is quite easy.  A 4-step wizard will guide you through the process.  There are several fields you can populate for the project, but only a handful are required.

If other CINX users from your company will be affiliated with this project, please make sure to assign them in the project (participants menu).  

Read this article for more information on creating a CINX project.