SIMMS Inventory Software Version 2013 Vol1.4 has been released

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SIMMS Inventory Software Version 2013 Vol1.4 has been released

August 29, 2013

Press Release
SIMMS Inventory Software Version 2013 Vol1.4 has been released

KCSI today is pleased to announce the release of SIMMS Inventory Software 2013 Vol 1.4

SIMMS Software turns your computer into an advanced inventory management and accounting software tool, giving you the ability to setup inventory items, transfer your inventory from location to location, complete sales and purchasing transactions, track serial numbers with manufacturer lot control, expiration date management, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, General Ledger, Order Fulfillment and Replenishment, Order Picking, Remote Data collection, Barcode printing and more. 

Kornyk Computer Solutions International, Inc. (KCSI) is located in the Vancouver suburb of Abbotsford in British Columbia, Canada. Since 1996 we have evolved into a global Software solution provider and programming house that develops and integrates business inventory management and accounting applications.

SIMMS Version 2013 Vol 1.4 Release Modifications below; 

Release Date: August 29, 2013 

Item Manager Enhancements

Automotive Maintenance Enhancements

Case# 7511 – We have fixed an issue found when printing an invoice from the automotive module.

BOM (Kitting) Enhancements

Case# 7355 – We have added the ability to add/change comment on the build kit header when user edit the kit and continue build.

Case# 7428 – We have enhanced kitting for apparel companies making it easier to associate style/size/color. 

  • We have changed the manufacturer lot control on the main form. If the kit uses apparel a dropdown list is displayed showing all supported syles to select from.
  • on the bottom left corner panel we have changed the manufacturer lot field to use drop down list if the kit uses apparel matrix. If it's a apparel matrix item, commit will only be allowed when the mfg lot is entered.
  • changed the manufacturer lot caption to use user defined field in the right panel which shows the stock items for allocating materials.
  • changed rptjobcart to show kit's mfg information.

POS Enhancements

Case# 7392 – We have added the ability to park sales in POS, we have added a new 'ring up sales' button on the top left corner of the POS window. When you click that button, it opens a new POS window. User can start new transactions on the new window while having the old window in the background. When the user wants to continue the old transaction, he can close the new POS window and start working on the old window.

Purchasing Enhancements

Case# 7557 – We have fixed an issue where for some companies SIMMS would crash when manually entering dates on PO''s 

Case# 7379, 7117 – We have enhanced receiving so you can receive multiple lots for the same item in different lines and it will still count against the purchase order, in other words if your purchase order has one line entry for 50 widgets and you receive 10 with lot 1, and 10 with lot 2 and 30 with lot 3 (3 different line item entries in the receipt) and as long as the receipt location is the same as what was entered in the po the system will show the PO as closed fully received.

Reporting Enhancements

Case# 7495 – When emailing a report there is an option to export to either a .pdf, .xls or .rtf.  we have now added .xml to this list of exportable formats

Case# 7528 – We have fixed an issue in the physical count data report where the category filter wasn’t working

Case# 7429 – We have fixed an issue where when running the manufacture lot trace report by one item / one lot number, the transaction lines double

Sales Management Enhancements

Case# 7420 – We completed some unique sales related customization that may interest you, the details can be found in the attached Case7420.pdf document

Serial number Management Enhancements

Case# 7554 – We have fixed an issue where when creating a transfer if you had a serialized item, and assigned the serial number the item row would duplicate when returned back to the transaction screen from the serial number manager. 

Case#7549 – We have fixed an issue where the shipping manager allowed you to insert a second serial number as along with the original one indicated in the invoice

Service and Returns Enhancements

Case# 7488 – We have fixed an issue where the rma activity report would not print.

SIMMS Online (Web based SIMMS Solution) Enhancements

Case# 7373 – We have added the ability to generate, look up and edit Customer Invoices in SIMMS online.

Case# 7399 – We have fixed cell alignment by adding a horizontal scroll bar under the data grids, enabling you to add and stretch your fields as required, if they should require more space you can now scroll left -> right

Case# 7399 – We have added the ability to select an alternate unit of measurement within your transactions

Case# 6946 – We have added the ability for you to select which columns show up in the grids and in what order they are displayed along with sizing.

Case# xxxx – We have added Project Management to SIMMS Online giving you the ability to create projects, tasks, assign tasks and employees to your projects so they can then book there time as required, you can view your time sheets or your team time sheets, when the project is complete you can easily generate an invoice for your customer with a simple mouse click.

Case# xxxx – We have added an item manager to SIMMS Online, now you can easily view and search for your items, create new items, upload documents related to items, select existing items, drill down and edit the basic information.


Case# 7188 -  We have added Physical count capabilities to SIMMS Online, now you can easily complete your physical counts on your ipad or tablet live using SIMMS Online



  • If you use external transaction reports, YOU WILL have to re-export and apply your changes due to database changes made to the transaction tables in this version.
  • To upgrade or install SIMMS 2012, proceed to 
  • Make sure you backup your SIMMS database prior to upgrading
  • Consider scheduling a short training session;

SIMMS Version 2013 is easier to use, with the enhancement and addition of many features to make your SIMMS experience quicker, more detailed and more accurate.

We feel that your first experience with the new look and feel should be in a training scenario, which will allow you the time to get comfortable with any changes to SIMMS usage and function that may have changed.

Therefore, we have put together affordable 2, 4 and 8 hour online training courses designed to bring you up to speed key enhancements made in order to assure your SIMMS 2013 experience is a good one.

Contact sales for more information 604-504-7936 Ext: 100 or


Sheldon Kornyk

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