Use the Incept From a Parts PAD button in the Inventory Inception menu to advance to the Incept From Parts PAD menu. This menu is used to enter parts inventory files from a parts PAD, print a list of the inventory files, and update the files to the Master Inventory. Before you enter the inventory, verify you are in the correct inventory source. If you need to change the source, press the F5 key to display the OEM Parts Source list. Click the source you want to select.
Step 1. Click Setup & Updates on the Parts Inventory main menu.
Step 2. Click Miscellaneous Maintenance on the left side of the System Setup & Updates menu.
Step 3. The Miscellaneous File Utilities menu opens. Select Inventory Inception.
Step 4. When the Inventory Inception menu appears, the system prompts you to verify you are in the correct source. You must incept the inventory for each source separately, so verify you are in the correct source. Click OK to acknowledge the message. If you need to change the source, press the F5 key to display the OEM Parts Source list, and click the source you want to select.
Step 5. The Inventory Inception menu appears. Select Incept From A Parts PAD. Remember, you must choose to enter your inventory using only one of the options; you cannot use both of them.
The Incept From Parts PAD menu opens.