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            How to cap the percentage of carpet pad in MeasureSquare 8

            Version: Build 6965 and newer

            This article will show you how to set a certain percentage for Pad on the project level and set your system default so it can not go over that amount.

            This feature is intended for Lowes installers

            Setting pad percentage cap for a project

            Step 1: To set the percentage cap of a specific project, left click on the takeoff screen outside of a room and outside a possible imported image (in a blank space).

            Step 2: Open the property panel on the right, click the check box for "Cap Roll Addon Waste" and enter desired percentage.

            Step 3: Now if the waste was going to exceed 20% (for our example), it will stop at 20% no matter the usage of the carpet.

            Setting the system default pad percentage cap

            Step 1: Click on the system settings icon - Advanced tab

            Step 2: Enter desired default cap percentage, click the check box and then click save.

            Please note this is not retroactive

            Updated: 16 Jul 2019 09:31 AM
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