Field Definitions: HQ Units of Measure Form

The following is a list of field descriptions for the HQ Units of Measure form. Many of the descriptions include links to other topics that provide additional information about or related to the topic.

Unit of Measure

Enter a code, up to three characters, that easily identifies this unit of measure (e.g. TON, GAL, LBS, etc.).


Enter a full description of this unit of measure, up to 30 characters.

Excluded from Lookups

You can use the Excluded from Lookups field on the HQ Units of Measure form to exclude a specific unit of measure from lookups in all companies.

Check this box to exclude this unit of measure from Unit of Measure lookups in all companies. This will not affect the Unit of Measure field on this form when the Unit of Measure All lookup option is selected in the F4 Lookup window.


Excluding this unit of measure from lookups does not prevent manual entry of this unit of measure.

Leave this box unchecked if this unit of measure should be included in all UM lookup lists.