Presses - Adding a Wide Format Press

 Step     Action

  1.      Select {Settings} and then select {Press} under Dockets.

  2.      Select {New} under Press. A New Press page will open.


  3.      Complete the Configuration fields.

Enter Name of press.
Select a Group from the drop-down menu.

Note: These options can be modified. (See General-Group)
Select Large Format press from the drop-down menu.
Wide Format Type

Select a Board, Roll or Both from the drop-down menu.

Run Cost Per Hour

If you want to track the cost for your Press Operator to run this, just enter in the hourly wage. However, if you want to keep track of all of your costs (e.g. wage, press and hydro), then enter the total of all these costs.

Setup Time
Enter how long it takes to setup up Side 1 of the press and do a wash up.
Side 2 Setup Time
Enter how long it takes to setup Side 2 of the press and do a wash up.
Minimum Roll Size

Enter the Minimum Roll Size the press will accept.

Maximum Roll Size
Enter the Maximum Roll Size the press will accept.

Enter the leader amount the press requires.


Enter the trail amount the press requires.

Default Mode
Select the default mode for the press, High Quality or Production from the drop down.
Notes Enter any additional notes regarding the press, if applicable.
GL Revenue Account

Select an account option from the drop-down that you would like the price of the Press posted to.


Note: These options can be modified. (See Accounting-GL Revenue Account)

  4.     Select {Save}. The page will now show the name of the new press.


  5.      Select X to close pop up results window. Pricing and Markups can also be 

          added before leaving this page.


             Note: The option to add additional pricing and markup information will be 
          available once the Configuration information has been saved and the new 
          press page generated. (See Production-Board/Roll, Wide Format-Hourly 
          Rate, and Wide Format-Duplex Price Modifier)