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What’s NEW in version 9

AutoPilot4Feed Version 9 update summary

General Audit improved user interface with multiple tabs and quick search User password encryption, colour theme selection, preferred language and full name field Raw material set-up Archive status facility (will prevent appearing in drop down lists) Modification history button Select weighing order priority for material Enable grain passport requirement Disable use in manual subs...
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Raw material bag stock reconciliation

A new facility has been developed for checking bag stocks and lots, particularly for drugs or expensive ingredients so that their usage and stock can be verified. This would be a regular activity of placing the required bags on a platform scale and checking the stock is correct. The actual stock can then be compared with the theoretical and any differences investigated. Lots can be reconciled or s...
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Override authorization PIN feature

PIN authorization on weighbridge manual weight entry This new facility allows an AutoPilot4Feed user form to have certain operations that require a specific security level (i.e. a required AutoPilot4Feed Access Group configured for the user type) in order to proceed. This is useful to get higher level authorization, for example, on manual entry of weighbridge weights in the event of a weighbrid...
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Intelligent rework addition

AutoPilot4Feed version 9 has a intelligent facility for adding rework back into selected products. The rework material is configured in the product additional material settings with a maximum inclusion. Additional materials in the product are in addition to the base formula. When the product is made rework will be added in to batch at a rate based on the stock level in the rework bin and the m...
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Improved menu system

       MimicMenu is an alternative for the current menus that are accessible from the mimics.  It works alongside the current menu system, but has the following additional features: Accessible from the bottom-left of any screen next to the Windows menu (the button is revealed when the mouse is close enough). Dynamic searching of menu items or their filenames for quicker navigation. Simply...
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Plan4Feed updates

Truck Allocation facility (new option) Orders can be assigned to trucks (or any other vehicle type) either before, during, or after production, on any day, and on any load. This information is displayed visually, and orders can be moved about or reallocated easily. Truck compartments are also supported. Loads (e.g. first, second, AM, PM, etc). are fully configurable. You can configure permanent...
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Plan4Feed Lite

Plan4Feed is an established optional facility for AutoPilot4Feed to help with scheduling production and improving efficiency. With AutoPilot4Feed Version 9 all blending systems include a "Lite" version of Plan4Feed which visually displays the day programme and updates in real time. This helps predict when product runs will complete and users can easily see the production schedule status. The "Li...
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Finished product weighbridge facility

Where the fully automatic AutoPilot4Feed bulk out-loading facility isn't currently possible due to manual operation of bin discharge, there is an alternative facility to process finished product trucks on the weighbridge. This enables 1st and 2nd weights to be captured for each truck and dispatch notes printed. It can also process bag collection trucks. All data is logged for future reference an...
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