Entering Changes Into a Materials List

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Last Modified: December 11, 2023

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How can I enter changes into certain cells, or fields, within a Materials List I created?


You can make changes by double-clicking on a cell that contains a term or value you would like to modify.

To edit a Materials List

  1. If you haven't already created a Materials List, select Tools> Materials List> Calculate From All Floors from the menu to generate a Materials List for your entire plan.

    Note: There are additional tools to create materials lists of more specific areas of your plan. If you want to learn more, see Video 2293: Materials Lists.

  2. Double-click on a cell in the Materials List, then type in it to make changes.

    Editing a cell in a Materials List

  3. Repeat the process for any other cells that you would like to modify, then consider printing, exporting, or saving the Materials List. To learn more, please see the Related Articles section below.