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SBT - Iciqty

SBT - Iciqty

SBT - Iciqty

(OP)
i'm a new user in SBT, can i just ask what's the use of Qtmaloc in Iciqty table?

RE: SBT - Iciqty

Hey ellah24bry,
What version of SBT are you using?

RE: SBT - Iciqty

(OP)
Hello Sir,
I'm still using the old sbt, 5.0. I was just wondering, why it has a value even after the transaction is made.

RE: SBT - Iciqty

(OP)
i mean, this should return to Zero after every transaction, why it has more than 1 quantity?

RE: SBT - Iciqty

Qtmaloc is a temporary field used to hold temporary transactions based on the stock units. It has no use for report purposes. Not completed transactions, lock ups or SBT programming ( forgot to clear it) may leave data. It should be cleared after a transaction.

RE: SBT - Iciqty

(OP)
so, should i change it back to zero? manually?

i really appreciate it

thanks

RE: SBT - Iciqty

You can, however you will wasting your time. It gets overwritten.

RE: SBT - Iciqty

(OP)
how about making a program that validates it? if is has more than 1 quantity, it changes back to zero?

RE: SBT - Iciqty

It is a temporary file that shows sales order allocations of items while a sales order is being written but before it is saved. As someone wrote above, it should be zero most of the time. If no one is writing a sales order and it is non-zero, this is wrong. It usually indicates a crash by someone while writing a sales order or a poorly-written modification.

The Recalc Application Balances program in System Manager knocks this number down when it is erroneously non-zero. But you have to kick everyone out of SBT to run this utility program. Best to fix once and trace the problem to its source.

Matthew Lefkowitz
Lefkowitz Systems, Inc.
415/657-9900
mlefkowitz@sprintmail.com
www.lefkowitzsys.com

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