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Add or Edit Item Categories

Level: Site Administrator

Item categories used to group the item orders in your Copy Job request. A standard list is provided by default, such as Paper Size, Print Type, Binding, or Covers. If you require you can add more item categories.

Access Item Categories

  1. Navigate to Admin > Copy > Item Categories. The Item Categories screen displays.
  2. From the top-right corner, select the relevant center.


The following columns display:

  • Name - The name of the item category.
  • Track Hand Time? - Indicates if you are tracking the hand time.
  • Items Assigned - Indicates if you can assign items to an item category.
  • Sort Order - You can update the sort order that your item categories are displayed.
  • LiveSearch? - Indicates if  item category uses the LiveSearch.
  • Actions - This field allows you to edit a specific order item.

Add Item Category

You can add an item category. Complete the following:

  1. Click the add item category link.


The Add Item Category screen displays.


  1. In the Name field, enter the name name of your item category
  2. From the Track Hand Time drop-down, select Yes or No.
  3. From the LiveSearch? drop-down, select Yes or No.
  4. From the Tied to Sets drop-down, select Yes or No. This indicates if the item category will be tied to sets. 
  5. From the Is Form drop-down, select Yes or No. This indicates if the item category is a form or not.
  6. Click the Add button.

Edit an Item Category

You can edit an Item Category, complete the following:

  1. For the item category you want to edit, click the edit link.  The Edit Item Category screen displays.
  2. Complete your edits.
  3. Click the Update button. Your item category is updated.