Computer Software for Steel Professionals

Structural Material Manager Version 12.2 Upgrade

Introduction: This information summarizes the improvements that have been made to the Version 12.2 Structural Material Manager software system.

Graphical User Interface (GUI) for "Extended Estimating" Screens: In Version 12.2, the screens at which "Extended Estimating" values (paint coats, welding electrodes, etc.) are specified are now implemented in a Graphical User Interface (GUI). Here is a screen shot of one sub-page of the new GUI:

"Extended Estimating" Values Retained between Sessions and Available as Defaults: Any Extended Estimating values you set up are now stored with the job so there is no need to reype them between program sessions. You also have the opportunity to save a set of Extended Estimating values as the system-wide defaults. Below is a thumbnail image of dialog at which the system prompts you to save defaults; click to enlarge it into the full screen shot:

Upgrade Price Quote and Ordering Info: If you are an existing customer with an older Structural Material Manager version, please e-mail us at to obtain a price quote on the latest upgrade. You can then use the Online Upgrade Order Form to conveniently place the order for the latest Structural Material Manager upgrade.

Other Upgrade Versions: This page specifically covers Version 12.2 upgrade features. For information concerning other upgrade versions, visit our main Structural Material Manager upgrade page which contains links to pages describing improvements in each software release from Version 10.1 (circa 2007) to the present.