Location Format
  • 24 Sep 2022
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Location Format

Article Summary

Understanding Location Format

What is Location Format?

It is an arrangement set of data that all locations selected with a particular format will follow. Its primary purpose is to prevent the user from typing in the same data continuously every time there is a new location added. 

Accessing Location Format

Within the Navigation menu, click on the search bar and type ''Location Format'' and click on "Location Format". Location Format is also in Configuration, under Functional Area Setup > Inventory Control Setup > Location Format.

Adding a Location Format

Click on the Red Action Buttonred action button, this will bring up a drop-down menu, and select "Add"

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Enter Required Fields

The required fields for location format are

  •  Name
  • Length - how many digits/ characters do want it to be
  • Type -  Alpha or  Numeric
  •  Description

A format could be tailored to your location labels. For example, if you want to make a format that is 

Side-Aisle-Row-Level  (such as A-01-01-01) you would configure it as follows

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Having a Separator is recommended to make your locations easier to follow. Once you have added all the parts to make your format ensure that you haveactive checked checked as without this, the format won't appear.

Once you have selected and entered the required fields, click on the submit buttonsubmit button(1) to add.

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