How Do I Configure Project Defaults?

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Use the Project -Defaults preferences to specify default settings for new projects added to ArchiOffice.


Do the following to set up project defaults:

  1. Select Preferences from the master drop-down list.

  2. Open the Project folder and click Defaults.

  3. In the first section of this screen, make a selection from the drop-down list. Select the category containing a list to be modified (for example, Departments).

  4. Do one of the following:

  1. In the Defaults section, add the default format for Project numbering. The project number can contain any mix of digits and characters, but cannot be greater than 11 characters in size.

  2. Set the default Unit of Area (e.g., Sq. Ft, Sq. Meters, etc.).

  3. Select the Use Contact's Address check box to have a contact's address used as a project's address when creating a new project.

  4. Enter a label for the drop-down list of departments displayed on the Projects -Details screen. Department is the default label.