Item entry and Keypad

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Item entry and Keypad Help

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.

Next you see Area, Section, and Dept. As you conduct an inventory it is easy to track locations that you have inventoried. Later if you need to double check or show a report, the Area, Section and Department will help you identify the specific location and department(A.K.A. category).
The area, section, and department are buttons that get enabled when you have typed four or three(department) digits on the input field.
There are two ways to change the area/section/department.
You can type four digits then tap the area/section buttons. Type three digits for department and Dept button
You can type a number with 4 or less digits then tap ^ or @ then when Enter is tapped, it will change area or section respectively.
You can type a number with 3 or less digits then tap $ then when Enter is tapped, it will change department.
For example, typing 0001 then the Section button will change to section 0001.
typing 1@ then tapping Enter will change section to 0001.
typing 1$ then tapping Enter will change department to 001

There are five labels that turn green or red depending if the piece of data they represent is accepted or not.
Next you have the text field that accepts the different pieces of data for the inventory.
To the left you have a label that indicates the principal piece of data that is expecting.
Below the input you will see what was type last
Besides the visual indicators, there are beeps that alert you of something that is not expected.

The next section is the keypad. Retail Financial Inventory App has been designed to work with an external Bluetooth/USB keypad.
Most keys/buttons are self explained. The buttons will enable/disable depending if you can tap them or not