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MeasureSquare Mobile Edition Class

Self-learning Sections

Introduction

    Ready to start estimating on the fly using MeasureSquare? If so, here is a MUST-DO LIST before you get started. This will help you get the most efficient use of your estimating tool!

    Note: if the default video speed is too fast for you, YouTube offers a speed function: click on the gear icon in the lower right of the video, select "speed" and adjust the video to your needs.

    Class Checklist:

    1. Required: iPad 3 or newer, running iOS 8 or most recent build
    2. Install MeasureSquare's iPad edition via Apple's Appstore (Download here or search MeasureSquare)
    3. Watch tutorial videos (approx. 40 min) & review the "User Guide" below
    4. Sign up for a free trial account or activate your license if you are subscribed
    5. Schedule a free online demo to answer any questions you might have & to get you started

    User Guide:

    Featured topics:

    1. Create a new project, change project name, (i) icon, remove projects, etc.
    2. Sync projects to cloud
    3. Sort projects by creation date, modified date or alphabetically
    4. Duplicate project and archive projects
    5. Settings (manage license, rate app, etc.)
    6. Essential functions to get started

Draw Diagram

Functional tools & features:

  1. Sketch via Rectangular shape or Free draw
  2. Add takeout areas, elevations, and additional floors
  3. Edit Room Details via "i"
  4. Align and resize features (resize by drag, reopen, divide floor, arc wall)
  5. Insert comments or dimensions for reference
  6. Apply from Widgets menu (Opening, Rooms, Cutout, Stairs)

Product Application

Functional tools & features:

  1. Widget and product catalog (switch between catalog)
  2. Drag and drop (to floors/walls)
  3. Add-on list for additional materials or labor charges
  4. Project item list (change item spec)
  5. Remove assignment
  6. Filter through catalog (Funnel)

Estimation

Functional tools & features:

  1. Set layout direction (at product level or room level)
  2. Drag and shift seams
  3. Add and remove t-seams
  4. Cut sheet manipulation (waste optimization)
  5. Carpet job seam layout procedure (direction, location, cut)
  6. Pattern carpet match
  7. Layout estimating parameters (control panel)
  8. Project setting (estimate by layer, lock plan, lock seam, etc.)

Manage & Share

Functional tools & features:

  1. Share projects
  2. Print report (save or email in PDF format)
  3. Print template with customer signature(also in PDF format)
  4. Project info (use iOS Contact)
  5. 3D View & Zoom to Fit

Settings & Product Catalog

Functional tools & features:

  1. Create multiple catalogs in system setting
  2. Drag and shift seams
  3. Add and remove seams
  4. Cut sheet manipulation (waste optimization)
  5. Carpet job seam layout procedure (direction, location, cut)
  6. Pattern carpet match
  7. Layout estimating parameters (control panel)

Exercise: Drawing from Sketch

  1. Sketch rooms using Disto via Bluetooth
    *Compatible models: e7100i or e7500i*

Exercise: Plan takeoff from PDF 

  1. Import PDF from propery management website or image saved in camera roll

  2. Scale and trace takeoff