Opening FrameReady on a Guest or Client Computer

In this situation, FrameReady is used on multiple computers. One computer has been designated as the host and it serves data to the guests or host computers. Often this computer is made unavailable to others who use FrameReady as a

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Pricing by Square Foot

There are two ways to price by the square foot when framing mirrors, printing on canvas, or any other item which requires this mode of pricing: cost x markup + set price code table Both have their advantages and disadvantages. As with

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Closing FrameReady at the End of the Day

When closing FrameReady at the end of the day or when turning off your computer, always choose File > Exit (Windows) or Quit (Macintosh). This will ensure that all files are closed properly. It is strongly recommended that you back up

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Opening & Closing FrameReady on a Network

Always exit client or guest computers before exiting the host computer. The Host computer is always the first computer to open FrameReady and the last computer to exit FrameReady. See more on networking.

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Auto Zoom

Auto Zoom feature allows you to take advantage of higher screen resolutions so that the program will attempt to fill your entire screen. How to: From the Main Menu, click the Auto Zoom checkbox at the bottom of the screen. In

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The Evolution of Picture Frame Pricing Video

This video is intended for the picture frameshop owner and discusses 6 options for pricing moulding. See where you fit in the evolution of pricing concepts. View the pros and cons of each and pick up a few tips. Written

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Basic Pricing Options by Group

This chart lists the type of pricing options available for each group of components in FrameReady.

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How to Price Moulding – Introduction

This article is an introduction to how to set up your pricing for moulding.

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Combine Formula and Code Pricing Check Box

Available for pricing in the groups Matboard, Fabric, Mounting, and Glass, this check box allows you to price an item by Cost x markup + set price PLUS a code table.

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Pre-installed Formulas Disclaimer

The pre-installed formulas and code tables in FrameReady are included as a beginning point to help you get started. In no way does SoftTouch Solutions, Inc. suggest that these should be your formulas or that they represent an accepted industry standard.

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Opening FrameReady on Macintosh

Double-click on the FrameReady alias on your Desktop or Dock. OR… Double-click Macintosh HD. Double-click FrameReady folder. Double-click FrameReady icon. An account and password dialog box appears. Enter the Account name and Password supplied by SoftTouch Solutions Inc.

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Opening FrameReady everyday – Quick Opening Tip!

When you open FrameReady at the start of your day, you will be asked to select the account and password for the level in which you wish to operate. If an account other than level1 – level4 appears in the

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Barcoding Overview

Barcoding software is included in all FrameReady products.

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Can’t Find Barcode Number on Corner Sample

In the Price Codes file, if the UPC code field is blank but the corner sample displays a manufacturer’s barcode, you can scan that barcode number into the record for that moulding or matboard. This will give you the advantage of either entering the

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Barcodes – Work Order File

Why do bar codes appear on printed work orders? 

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