Association by item

You can set up association by item.


  1. In the Item Details window, click on the Associations tab.
  2. Expand the branch of the association type you want to set up for the item. You can also double-click on items or queries to display the appropriate list.
  3. Highlight Items and click on the Create New icon. Refer to Table 1 for field value descriptions. Enter information in the applicable fields.
  4. Click on the Save icon.
    Table 1. Association by items
    Field Description
    Item ID Enter the item's ID.
    UOM Select the item's UOM from the drop-down menu.
    Effective Date From Enter the date from which the association is valid.
    Effective Date To Enter the date until which the association is valid.
    Quantity Enter the quantity of that item required for the association to be valid. For example, one could say that two 1-litter bottles of water are a supersession for one 2-litter bottle of water.
    Priority Enter the priority the item has over another associated item.