Scheduling Production


Scheduling Production

Having a production plan is an integral part of your business. DataNinja allows you to schedule and manage your production in a few easy steps. You can schedule production through the Production Plan, MRP page, and, from the BOM page.

Production Plan

Open the “Production Plan” tab under “Manufacturing” on the left side of the screen.

This page will show you all of your scheduled jobs.

Click the blue “Add to Schedule” button in the top right corner.

Select the material, or BOM you want to schedule for.

Enter the start date and time for the job.

Enter the quantity you would like to schedule for production.

Click “Save and Close” or “Save and New” in the bottom right corner.

From MRP

Find and click on MRP on the left of the screen. Find or search for the finished good you wish to produce.

Click "View" on the right of the screen.

Find and click on "Plan and Schedule"

Use the slider to click the amount you want to produce or you can click on the pencil to type in the amount to produce. Use the Calendar to schedule the date. You can't select a time scheduling a BOM through MRP. Once those are selected, click on "Schedule".

Your BOM is now on your production calendar.

From BOM

Find and click on BOM on the left side of the screen.

Find the BOM using the search function.

Double click on the BOM or click on view.

Find the calendar icon and click on it.

Enter the date, time, and quantity to produce. Click save in the bottom right corner.

Your BOM is now on the Production Calendar.


Editing a Scheduled Production

You can edit or delete any scheduled production from the calendar on the "Production Plan" tab in DataNinja.


Viewing Scheduled & Completed Productions as a List

You can view all of your scheduled or completed productions as a list by clicking on the banner at the top of the "Production Plan" page in DataNinja.