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Starting at the top left, you see that you have three horizontal lines a.k.a. hamburger. When tapped, it displays the menu.
Each of the menu options will take you to another Retail Financial Inventory App screen.

Conducting the inventory is great but the ability to export the data is what is needed to integrate with other systems and produce reports.
There is a label at the top and bottom of the screen. They will provide general information or errors that may happen while exporting items.
Retail Financial Inventory App allows you to export the data in JSON and CSV format.
Export file - You can type any valid name, include .json extension. For this app a valid name contains any characters and numbers without spaces.
You can export detailed files. The detailed file will contain every single entry. You can also export a summary
Once you have typed the file name, you can tap or then or . The files gets created on te device
You can view the files created by using the Files app included on your devices.
JSON - This type is a popular format to interface with other programs thus we are providing it here. In fact, this format is the only format that the app exports directly to a server. The server is identified in the Settings screen.

After tapping DETAILED and JSON buttons, the button gets enabled. This button will upload the file to your local server. The IP is defined on your Settings screen.

Files app that comes with your device. If you open the Files app, you will see fpi as folder. Place your files in that folder then you can tap the button
The demo app only allows to export 25 items.
With the full functionality token, you will have a limit of 10,000,000 items which is virtually unlimited
To purchase the full functionality token, you can go to Android Token purchase
You can load area, section, and department descriptions using files.
areas.csv
      area,description
      0001,Area 0001
      0002,Area 0002
    
sections.csv
      section,description
      0001,Section 0001
      0010,Section 0010
    
departments.csv
      department,description
      001,Department 001
      015,Department 015
    
JSON detailed output file
JSON
          {
            "counter": "Counter_01",
            "fileTime": 1616470226325,
            "inventory": [
                {
                    "area": "0001",
                    "areaDescription": "",
                    "section": "0001",
                    "sectionDescription": "",
                    "dept": "001",
                    "deptDescription": "",
                    "sequence": 1,
                    "uniqueId": "0c2f1dca-9aa9-475a-b487-92e8a88958a0",
                    "quantity": 25.0,
                    "entryDate": "Mon Mar 22 20:24:55 PDT 2021",
                    "total": 26.25,
                    "price": 1.05
                },
                {
                    "area": "0001",
                    "areaDescription": "",
                    "section": "0001",
                    "sectionDescription": "",
                    "dept": "001",
                    "deptDescription": "",
                    "sequence": 2,
                    "uniqueId": "6c2a273a-a768-4508-b957-280b117f0636",
                    "quantity": 452.0,
                    "entryDate": "Mon Mar 22 20:26:40 PDT 2021",
                    "total": 11300.00,
                    "price": 25.00
                },
                {
                    "area": "0001",
                    "areaDescription": "",
                    "section": "0001",
                    "sectionDescription": "",
                    "dept": "001",
                    "deptDescription": "",
                    "sequence": 3,
                    "uniqueId": "508459ad-4012-4eab-89b9-38383d72a343-3",
                    "quantity": 6.0,
                    "entryDate": "Mon Mar 22 20:30:20 PDT 2021",
                    "total": 15150.00,
                    "price": 2525.00
                }
            ]
        }