The Customer Search section allows you to search and select customers that match a range of search criteria and filters.
Note: If expected search results are not returned, check the settings on the Search Option Slide Panel. See section below.
Filters for Customer search content include Search Type, the Field Chooser, and Option tab.
Select the type of characteristic by which the search will be performed.
For example, if "Phone Number - Contains" is selected in the Search Type field and "7204" is then entered in the Search Criteria field, any employee with a phone number containing the sequence of numbers "7204" will be generated in the search.
|Name Search||Searches by the customer's company name.|
|Customer ID||Searches by the customer's Avionté-assigned ID.|
|Dept. Name Search||Searches by the customer-defined department names.|
|External ID Search||Searches by an identification number assigned to the customer by an external entity.|
|Entered By||The user who entered the initial data of the employee.|
|All Contact Methods||Alphanumeric sequence contained in any contact method of a customer.|
Once a Search Type has been selected, select "Set" to save the Search Type as the default value.
After selecting the type of search to conduct, enter the specific criteria to search for in the Search Criteria field. Press Enter on the keyboard to conduct the search.
Double-click on that entry's row to navigate to the Summary page of the DH Order section.
Search Field Chooser
The field chooser menu controls what information and columns are displayed for the search results. Columns can be clicked and dragged to display in any order.
|Account Manager||The Avionté Account Manager associated with the customer|
|Branch||The specific branch to which the customer belongs in the company.|
|City||The customer or branch's location city.|
|Customer ID||The customer's Avionté-assigned ID.|
|Customer Name||The company name of the customer.|
|Date Entered||The most recent date the customer's data was entered into the system.|
|Dept. Name||The name of the specific department in the customer's company.|
|Entered By||The name of the last user that entered the customer's data.|
|Phone||The customer's phone number.|
|State||The customer or branch's location state.|
|Status||Displays indications of a customer's status based on the unique codes defined by your branch.|
|Street 1||First line of the employee's street address.|
|Website||The customer's website address.|
|Zip Code||The employee's residential zip code.|
Search Option Slide Panel
The Search Option Slide Panel on the far-right of the screen offers additional search filtering options. Search Options override standard search parameters.
|By Status||Isolate your results to only a specific customer status.|
|With Department||Limit your search to only customers associated with a specific department in their company.|
|Branch||Search for only customers associated to a specific branch.|
|My Customer||Search only for customers for whom you've performed a particular action (Entered by, etc.)|
The Actions section provides printing and exporting options. Once search results have been generated, the results may be sent to a printer as an image or exported in Microsoft Excel format.
|The name of the section providing printing options.|
|Preview Before Printing||Checking this box prompts a preview of the page once Print Search Results has been clicked.|
|Fit width to pages||Determines the width of the printed grid.|
|Print Search Result||Sends the search results to the computer's default printer.|
|Export to Excel||Prompts the computer to open the search results in Microsoft Excel.|