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    What Does a Work in Process Tracking App Do?

    Track time, quality, quantity by task, step, worker, and location with our work-in-process app configuration. A/B compare each step to ensure accuracy.

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    FAQs About Work in Process Tracking

    Can I use my pre-existing database of inventory?

    Absolutely. You can import your database manually or automatically. Also, you can integrate codeREADr with your server to send and receive information directly.

    Do we need to print labels for our assets or will the attached codes already work?

    If your assets have barcodes like UPC attached to them already, we can read this code and allow you to add information about the item to your database. If the assets are bare, you need to attach the barcode to it in some way.

    The majority of our customers use a third-party vendor for the labels themselves (see Printing Options). While you can generate barcode values and images on codeREADr, it is not ideal for label printing. Once you’ve purchased labels, you can upload a database of the values you’ve received or scan each code in as you track.

    Can we use NFC tags instead of printed labels?

    Absolutely. If you enabled NFC to your device, you can use this rather than scanning via the camera on the device.

    How can we update the quantity or other information about an item?

    Our recommendation for process tracking is to use Table Builder. With this service type, your users will have the ability to either view and/or edit question responses along with the steps in a process. Also, with Table Builder, you can see a live, updating portal of all the items scanned in your table views.

    Can we add photos or question answers along with the item in the database?

    If you are using a record scans service, create your barcode values on codeREADr to edit what you show after each scan. If you choose to use validate scans, you can use any barcodes and edit the response text when uploading the database.

    How can I prevent duplicate records?

    Implement Duplicate checking  on validate scans services. Then, this will alert the user that a barcode has already been scanned.

    Do we need to print labels for our assets or will the codes attached to them already work?

    If your assets have barcodes like UPC attached to them already, we can read this code and allow you to add information about the item to your database. If the assets are bare, you need to attach the barcode to it in some way.

    The majority of our customers use a third-party vendor. For example, we recommend ID&C, but any company should work for the labels themselves. While you can generate barcode values and images on codeREADr, it can be time-consuming. Also, it is not ideal for label printing. Once you’ve purchased labels, you can upload a database of the values you’ve received or scan each code in as you track.

    Can we generate a report that shows asset data per day?

    On the Scans page, you can filter and view a report of codes scanned. Also, you can automatically export those records to Excel, Google Sheets, etc. Then, you can sort scans by ‘timestamp scanned’ or by user who scanned it.

    Can I see who was responsible for a particular item?

    By creating different users, you can search scans user or show a history of scans for an item that correlates to usernames.

    Can I make the app look any different? For example, can I change what it says when an item is invalid or include my company’s logo?

    We offer the ability to customize the display of the response screen and change the response text. Also, there are both free and paid options for white labeling the app to include your logo.

    Do we need special hardware to scan assets?

    CodeREADr is compatible with most devices. For example, you can use it with iOS, Android, and mobile computers. However, we do not sell any hardware. Thus, it is up to you to decide on which devices you will use codeREADr.

    What if there isn’t a good internet connection on location?

    codeREADr works offline as well as online. For example, conditional validation and cross-device duplicate checking require internet connection. However, you can verify a ticket against a database and download offline.

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