You can add them to the database by following the steps mentioned.
Open the PLUS 2D package.
Go to tools > inventory management, this will display a dialog containing the database table.
Go to the last row and press tab to begin a new row.
Feed the details of the new stock obtained in the table.
Press the OK button. close the PLUS 2D package.
The ID column in the inventory management database table represents the ID no of each stock or offcut . This ID no is automatically generated by PLUS 2D and should not be fed by the user.
Yes, the stock in the database will get updated upon pressing the update inventory button. The stock that has been fed should however match the ID, length, width, material, thickness of the stock in the database.
The number that you see is the stock ID number and is generated automatically by PLUS 2D. The software relates to the stock through its unique ID No.
For a given job file after optimization if the user has clicked on the update inventory button than the inventory gets updated, there after the button is disabled so that the user should not update the inventory again by carelessly clicking on it, which may disturb the inventory data.