Creating new materials

To create a new material:

  1. Either:
    • click on the Set Material Search Criteria window
    • click on the Material Maintenance toolbar
    • select File > New... from the main menu
    • right click on the Material Selector grid and select New...
    • press Ctrl + N.
    The Create New Material window is displayed.
  2. Enter the details of the material.

    We recommend that your organisation establishes a naming standard for material codes and descriptions.
  3. Click .
    The new material is added.
  4. Update the details of the material. See Maintaining materials and suppliers.