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-{{indexmenu_n>302}} +====== 3.10. Entering quotations ======
-====== 3.10. Entering Quotations ======+
  
-mSupply allows you to keep a record of prices that suppliers have quoted to you. Let's assume that you have just received 2 quotations for Amoxycillin 250mg capsules; one of the companies has used US dollars for their quotation, and the other has used British pounds, so before entering the details of the quotations, it is necessary that both of these currencies are recognised. To achieve this, choose the menu item **Special > Currencies**, and this window appears:+mSupply allows you to keep a record of prices that suppliers have quoted to you for each item. Let's assume that you have just received 2 quotations for Amoxycillin 250mg capsules. One of the companies has used US dollars for their quotation, and the other has used British pounds. Before entering the details of the quotations, it is necessary that both of these currencies are recognised in mSupply. To achieve this, choose the menu item //Special>Currencies//.  This window appears:
  
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-Click on the New button, and a window appears which allows you to enter another currency:+Click on the //New// button, and a window appears which allows you to enter another currency:
  
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-Enter "USDin the Currency field; in the Rate field you should enter the number of units of the default currency - in this case Nepali Rupees - equivalent to 1 US dollar; at the time of compiling this tutorial, the rate was 71.74 N.Rs. to US $1, so "71.74" is entered in the **Rate** field. Click on the **OK** button, and repeat the exercise for British pounds, the rate presently being 116.36.+  * Enter ''USD'' in the //Currency// field
 +  * In the //Rate// field you should enter the number of units of the default currency - in this case Nepali Rupees - equivalent to 1 US dollar. At the time this tutorial was created, the rate was 71.74 N.Rs. to US $1. Enter ''71.74'' in the //Rate// field.  
 +  * Click on the //OK// button.
  
-Once you have performed this, the Currencies window should look like this:+Repeat the above for British pounds - assume that the rate is 116.36. 
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 +Once you have completed this, the Currencies window should look like this:
  
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 To enter a quotation: To enter a quotation:
  
-  - Choose **Items > Show items** +  - Choose //Items>Show items// 
-  - Type "Amoxthen press Enter. +  - Type ''Amox'' then press //Enter// 
-  - Double-click the "Amoxycillin 250mg capsentry from the list. +  - Double-click the //Amoxycillin 250mg caps// entry on the list 
-  - The item view window, on the left, has vertical content list (General, Usage, Quotes). Click the **Quotes** line. +  - The item view window, on the left, has vertical content list (General, Usage, Quotes). Click the //Quotes// line. 
-  - Click the "New Quotebutton.+  - Click the //New Quote// button.
   - Note that the item is entered for us. We need to choose a supplier and enter their price details.   - Note that the item is entered for us. We need to choose a supplier and enter their price details.
-  - Enter "Arbin the supplier field and press tab. Arbuckle distribution is automatically chosen. They have quoted in US dollars, so choose "USDfrom the currency menu. +  - Enter ''Arb'' in the supplier field and press //Tab//. Arbuckle distribution is automatically chosen. They have quoted in US dollars, so choose //USD// from the currency menu. 
-  - Their price is US $3.50 per 100 capsules, so enter "3.5in the price field and "100in the pack size field. +  - Their price is US $3.50 per 100 capsules, so enter ''3.5'' in the price field and ''100'' in the pack size field. 
-  - Click **OK** to save the entry +  - Click //OK// to save the entry 
-  - Now click "new quoteagain and enter the following details:+  - Now click //new quote// again and enter the following details:
  
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-Click **OK** when you are done.+Click //OK// when you are done.
  
 Now we can see the list of quotes, which should look like this: Now we can see the list of quotes, which should look like this:
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 Notice how the adjusted price takes into account differences in pack size and currency, so you can easily compare suppliers. Notice how the adjusted price takes into account differences in pack size and currency, so you can easily compare suppliers.
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-Thanks for working through the tutorial. We hope you learnt something useful, and now feel confident to start using mSupply! 
  
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