The user can create custom resources for estimation using this dialog.
The Items in the table is explained below
Item: Name of the resource to be created.
Unit: The unit of measurement of the item.
Unit Cost: The Cost for a unit Item.
Description: Description for the item.
The following example illustrates how to create a resource
Let us add "Screws" as new resource.
Create a new row in the grid. Enter "Screws" in Item Column. Enter "Units" in the unit column. Enter 20 as a cost per unit in a unit cost column. Enter "Fitting Charges" in description column.
In the same way you can add as many items you want. On OK the items will be shown in the drop down list of Rate Value column of the Cost for User Defined Resources grid on the cost page.
Resource Library Dialog Figure