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How to download and process an update or full (initial load)

This video will walk you through the process of accessing a partner database update or initial load file.  It is quite easy - just two easy steps!

 An important reminder - you'll need to make sure you overwrite your previous update file! If not, your browser will rename your file and the update will not work properly.  Please call 800.890.0820 with ANY questions.

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Applying CINX Update to Autobid

This video will walk you through the CINX Autobid update process - from receiving the email notification through to the udpate log in AutoBid.

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Importing a file from an Estimating or CAD system.

This video walks you through the importation of a file from an Estimating or CAD system. It is incredibly easy to reuse all of the information that went into the model or estimate for purchasing, project management, account and a host of other project activities.

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Linking Autodesk Fabrication to users CINX Account

This short video will walk you through the initial configuration of your CINX addin, Autodesk software, and your CINX account.   If you can not access YouTube, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for a dropbox link.  

 

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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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What is my dashboard?

The CINX dashboard is the place where you can go to get a snapshot of your entire account.  Each user has their own dashboard, which is customized to their needs.  The various widgets on the dashboard are fully configurable - meaning you can drag and drop them aruond the page or you can hide/display any of the widgets. Recent projects, customers, transaction information, vendors.  If you are still getting starting with CINX, there is the set-up assistant. 

There is also a helpful "quick links" widget that has a handful of commonly used tasks like importing a BOM, Starting an RFQ, Creating a project.

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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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Search Overview

This short video will cover the basics of searching for items in the CINX platform.
You can use Keywords, Filters (Category/Subcategory), Manufacturers, and status.

Once you have found the item(s) you need, you can drag and drop from the search results to the utilities panel on the right screen - which is where you can easily access projects, Bill-of-Materials/Assemblies, RFQ, POs and Quotes. 

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Intoduction to CINX Search

An overview of the Search feature.

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Searching - Tips and Tricks!

Tips and Tricks for searching in your CINX account.

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