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    Different Products have different units. Online Billing Software allows you to add different units of products.

    Adding Units

    1. Go to Settings -> Units
    2. Give the unit name, a short name and choose if want unit to allow decimals.

    Example:
    Name: Meter
    Shortname: Mtr.
    Allow Decimal: Yes.

    Allowing decimal allows you to purchase/Sell the product in decimal and vice-versa.

    Multiple Units:

    This can be useful if you purchase products in a different unit and sell it in a different unit.

    For example: Purchase in dozens and sell in pieces.
    Or purchase in boxes and sell in pieces.

    Steps:

    1. Add the lower unit from Add Unit Screen. For example pieces.
    2. Add the higher unit as per the screenshot:
      • Check “Add as multiple of other unit”
      • Adding Multiple Units

        Provide the conversion Details.

    3. Use the unit in Add/Edit Product. While adding/editing purchase/ sale you can see the dropdown for units. Select the desired unit and it will change the unit purchase/sales price accordingly.

    NOTE: You will not see the main Units (Dozen in this example) in the Add-Product Unit dropdown, select piece as the unit of product. All purchases/sales get saved in the lower unit (pieces in the above example). So after adding purchases/sales if you edit the conversion details, it will affect the purchases/sales quantity accordingly.

    Selecting relevant Sub Units for a products

    For some products not all sub-units will be required. Suppose for example you sell Oranges only in Dozens or only in pieces then it will be useful.

    Enable it from Business settings ->Products -> Enable relevant sub-units

    Now when adding products select the Unit for the products and it will give option to select multiple applicable sub-units. Selecting the sub-units will allow you to do purchases or sales on this selected sub-units.

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