To open ConstructionSuite, click on the desktop icon, or go to Start > Programs > UDA Technologies > UDA ConstructionSuite.
The first time you open ConstructionSuite, it may take several moments for the database to initialize and load properly.
Each license of ConstructionSuite enables you to install the program on one computer or device. However, you can have multiple users on a single computer, if desired. Having multiple users enables you to set varying levels of user control, such as User or Administrator and track which users have created, accessed, or edited files, so you'll know who to contact if questions arise.
To log a user out of ConstructionSuite, go to File > Log Out on the main interface.
The user will be logged out and the Log In screen will appear. You may be asked to close certain programs associated with ConstructionSuite such as Microsoft Word or Excel. Ensure that all of your work is saved in these programs before closing them.
ConstructionSuite is designed to stay open at all times on your computer to give you fast access to the information you need and to ensure that any reminders you have created will pop up on your screen at the appropriate time. However, you can easily close the program from your view and let it run in the background.
To close the program without shutting it down, go to File > Close on the main interface.
The program will remain running in the background and can be opened by clicking on the system tray icon on your taskbar.
If you shut the program down completely, you will not receive any pop up reminders until the program has been opened again on your computer.
To exit the program completely, go to File > Exit on the main interface.
The program will shut down. You may be asked to close certain programs associated with ConstructionSuite, such as Microsoft Word or Excel. Ensure that all of your work is saved in these programs before closing them.