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v6.2.16 PARts Online update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.16.0, dated 27th May 2021 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Introduction of a new vehicle ‘Special Purpose Engines and Equipment’ (PARts SPE) standard to cover any special vehicles that do not exist under TecDoc standards. For its initial release, this standard will cover marine and driverless vehicles...

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New Special Purpose Engine Equipment (SPE) Vehicle Standard available in PARts Console

In the recent v6.2.16 update to PARts Console, we added a new vehicle set for special purpose engines and equipment (SPE). This gives a home to vehicles and equipment that do not fit into one of the TecDoc vehicle standards – broadening your fitment linkage capabilities. For its initial release, the standard will be used to store leading parts sellers marine, stationary and driverless vehicles and or their engines. However, this vehicle set can be added to and customised as...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.14.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.14.0, dated 23th March 2021 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Fitments can now be copied between vehicles in PARts Console. This provides a convenient way to add new fitments without needing to enter all of the fitment details from scratch. For example, if a new TecDoc vehicle...

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v6.2.15.0 PARts Online update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts Online updates for v6.2.15.0, dated 15th April 2021 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: The Product List export in PARts Console can now be exported for multiple vehicle sets (ie passenger vehicles and heavy duty). The fitment count for each product in each selected vehicle set is displayed. This provides an easier...

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Product Fitment Data Bulk Upload now available in PARts Console

We recently added the ability for customers to bulk upload product fitment data directly into PARts Console to further enhance the PARts Console bulk product upload feature. This provides a fast and efficient way to add fitment to large numbers of products within brands that you own or manage. This new upload complements our existing bulk upload features for CED, product data, rich content and more. In much the same way as other bulk import features, navigate to the Import/Export...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.12.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.12.0, dated 20th November 2020 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Introduced the PARts Advanced Management Module. This new, optional, module allows for the creation of complex data links between TecDoc Standards. This brings significant additional fitment mapping functionality, over and above regular product-vehicle links for linking to...

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PARts Advanced Management Module – AMM

In the recent PARts Console v6.2.12 Update, we added the all new PARts Advanced Management Module. In its initial implementation, this module is centered around the TecDoc Axle and Engine tables. When purchased on their own, these tables are little more than a set of data files that must be manipulated into a usable format. The PARts Advanced Management Module allows users to take their TecDoc Axle and Engine table subscriptions and use them within PARts Console to create fitment...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.13.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.13.0, dated 18th January 2021 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Product Fitment Data can now be uploaded in bulk via PARts Console. This complements our existing suite of bulk upload features by allowing users to save a significant amount of time when adding fitments to numerous products...

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PARts DB working with North American auto parts fitment data

PARts Australia recently finished developing a new web catalogue for Gates USA, one of the world’s largest aftermarket auto parts suppliers. Launched at the recent SEMA360 event, the virtual replacement for the renowned SEMA Show, this new website will replace the current Gates ‘Navigates’ site completing a consistent global theme using PARts technology. Some of the key differences in this new site from the comparable Gates AU and EU sites are: Significantly more vehicle categories available to the user. Application...

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Upload and Update Products via the PARts API

We maintain an API that lets users perform many features available in PARts Console programmatically. This allows for better integration with external systems and provides more ways to manipulate your data. In summary, PARts customers can now both upload and update product data in PARts from an external source like your ERP or point-of-sale system creating a main “system of record” synchronisation solution linking your back office and PARts DB as your product management solution. So what’s new here? We...

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