Using RSMeans in Your Estimate

1. Start Sigma and open the estimate you want to work on, or start a new estimate using a template. 2. Click on the Libraries tab and open the RS Means database you wish to use. 3. Click on View in the ... read more

Installing RSMeans

This guide will show you how to install RSMeans library in Sigma. 1. Open your browser and navigate to RSMeans page and determine the RSMeans Data Set you with to... read more

RS Means Guide

New RS Means Tab in Sigma Tool Bar

Sigma has improved our integration with RS Means by expanding the controls and creating a new tab in the tool bar when the RS Means databases are installed.

The buttons in ... read more

Updating from a Library or Price List

Updating from Library 1. Click the Libraries tab in the menu bar. 2. Click Update from Library…. 3. Select Library in the Source Type drop down list under Source. 4. In the Library drop down list, select the library you want to update ... read more

Reusing an Assembly

This guide will show you how to reuse an assembly either by copying it from one estimate to another or by coping from a library. Copying from an earlier estimate 1. Open the estimate containing the assembly you wish to reuse. 2. File > Open. ... read more

Editing your Library

Libraries are the fastest and safest way to save and reuse parts, assemblies, or entire estimates. Adding a component 1. Open the estimate that contains the component you wish to save. 2. In the ribbon, click on the Libraries tab. 3. Click My ... read more

Making a New Library and Adding Items

1. Open the estimate containing the item or assembly you want to save. 2. Choose the Libraries tab from the Quick Access Toolbar and click New Library. 3. Give the library a name. 4. Add headings for this library (i.e. Foundation, Walls, Roof). ... read more

Importing a Pricelist (CSV File)

1. Click the Libraries tab in the Quick Access Toolbar. 2. Click Price lists. 3. Click Pricelist settings. 4. Click New price list. 5. Choose the type Comma delimited file (CSV) from the drop-down menu. 6. Write the price list’s name. 7. Click ... read more

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