TIPS AND TRICKS

Follow our series of tips and tricks videos onh Expert Estimation.

THE FILTER EDITOR

How to use Filter Editor to show only the items you want to see.

THE PROPERTIES PANE

Standardising items and resources, and quick analysis.

SUBSTITUTING RESOURCE

How to swap one resource for another.

GLOBAL DEFINES

How to set up variables which may be used throughout the project.

HYPERLINKS IN PROJECTS

How to link to folders, documents or websites.

ORDERING, FILTERING AND SEARCH

Finding information quickly.

CUSTOMISING THE GRID

Order the columns to show just what you want to see.

FORMULATING FORMULA

How to calculate values using simple or complex equations.

IF STATEMENTS

How to allow for different values based of specified criteria.

AUTOMATIC FORMULA

How to automate formula and values while adding resources.

SmRes AND SmResUnit

How to find the use of Resources or Resource Units.

PASSWORD PROTECTION

How to lock a project up with a password.

PASTE SPECIAL WINDOW

How to paste information into Expert Estimation from a spreadsheet

GO TO RESOURCE

How to update a resource on the fly, or navigate straight to a resource in the resource explorer.

GO TO DEFINITION

How to navigate straight to the source of a define.
 

SAVVYHELP

Help is now more accessible with savvyhelp, even from right within the software.

DRAG AND DROP

Making copying and pasting items up to twice as fast.
 

IMPORT/EXPORT USER SETTINGS

Importing and exporting user settings with Expert Estimation.

QUICKLY EDIT RESOURCES

Making copying and pasting items up to twice as fast.

UNIT INFORMATION COLUMN

Add unit information columns to grids throughout the program.

EXPAND AND COLLAPSE ALL

Expand and collapse all the items in your cost schedule.

INDENTING SCHEDULE ITEMS

Keep a better track on your schedule with indenting.

EXCLUDING ITEMS FROM SPREAD

Find out how you can exclude items from your spread.

CLEAR COST ESTIMATES

Find out how you can clear cost estimates.