- Published: Monday, 23 July 2018 14:26
As a user of our software you are probably entitled to update it to the latest version at any time, the only proviso being that the software is covered by current software maintenance. To have current maintenance, the software should be within it’s original cover period from sale (usually a year), under maintenance contract or under a rental agreement.
Click here for instructions on how to install your program update.
You can now compose an email from the
This requires the "SXMail" module to send the email. Please contact your Platinum dealer or our sales team on (0116) 230 1500 or by using our website sales contact page if you do not have the "SXMail" module and would like to add it.
For more information see Adding Files on the Knowledge Base.
This program has had a thorough beneath the surface re-work so that under most circumstances it will be substantially faster than previous versions.
Extra vehicle associated actions have been added to the list of standard retentions available. The extra actions cover follow up of vehicle quotation, order and interest. We have also added an action to remind customers of vehicle handovers.
In order to accommodate the extra actions it has been necessary to update information held about previous retention actions undertaken.
The upload to AutoTrader now includes an Attention Grabber for each of your vehicles. This is a 30 character subtitle that should highlight the unique selling point of the vehicle to really grab the buyer's attention. A good attention grabber will increase the number of views of a vehicle on Autotrader.
You can now optionally display the remarks text block on logistics jobs in both Platinum Online & Platinum Mobile.
You can now filter your list of items to pick in Platinum Online by specifying the picking list they were printed on.
In addition, when completing an order you can specify a "Pick Bin" to store the item(s) in to aid the dispatch department in identifying where to locate the items to go out on each order. These are stored against the items for future reporting purposes. This option will only appear if you have "Pick Bins" set up in desktop Platinum.
In Platinum Online, a new [Add Signature] button has been added to all of the
In Platinum Mobile, both the
QR (Quick Response) Codes have been added to Platinum's existing ability to print barcodes in documents and the report generator.
These codes have become common in advertising. Typically, a smart phone is used as a QR code scanner, displaying the code and converting it to some useful form (such as a standard URL for a website or video).
To help record which customers & prospects have given consent to receive further marketing, a set of "opt in" attributes have been add to
In addition, when completing an order you can specify a "Pick Bin" to store the item(s) in to aid the dispatch department in identifying where to locate the items to go out on each order. Again these are stored against the items for future reporting purposes.
It is now possible to enter standard text that appears on all emails sent from Platinum.
This is especially useful to inform the recipient how they can unsubscribe from receiving further messages.
Changes to Platinum's
Operating PAYE in real time, aka Real Time Information - or RTI:
See Payroll End of Year for more information, including details of changes you must make yourself that are not handled automatically, including: