Grids in Estimating

The Catalog, Estimate, Alternates, Change Orders, and Summary tabs of the Estimating module all feature versatile grids that enable you to view many items at once.

Catalog, Estimate, Alternates, and Summary Grids

  • Click on a row number at the left of the grid to select an entire row.
  • Click on a column heading at the top of the grid to select an entire column.
  • Click on the gray box at the upper-left of the grid to select the entire grid.
  • Press Delete to delete a row from a grid. The Backspace key only removes the selected data when editing an individual field.
  • Select a column and press Delete to delete all columns.
  • Press Tab to move through the fields on the grid.
  • Click Sort on the speedbar to sort columns in the grid.
  • Click Columns on the speedbar to open a toolbar with additional column options.
  • Many available grid functions can be accessed by right-clicking on a field or selected row/column.