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Project Folder Item Form

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This form shows information for the folder currently selected in the tree or sheet panel.

Folder Definition

Tag:

Optional ID for the folder. The tag is sometimes used to specify the folder's position or sequence in the group of folders at this database level, although the Folder Tag does not affect the position or sequence of the folder. See Displaying Information In the Tree Panel.

Title:

Description you assign to the section of the project represented by this folder.

Quantity:

Quantity associated with this element of the project. Entering a quantity value here enables BSD CostLink/AE to compute a unit cost for this project element. If a Quantity is not entered, then the unit and extended costs shown in the cost grid below are the same.

UOM:

Unit of measure associated with the Quantity.

Cost Summary

The grid shows the unit and extended costs for all tasks beneath this folder.

Base Cost:

Direct Cost. Cost of the tasks beneath this folder before any of the adjustments or markups are applied from the Cost Summary tab of the Summary Information dialog box.

Cost To Prime:

Cost To the Prime Contractor. The Unit Cost plus the Location Adjustment and Sales Tax (as set in the Summary Information dialog box on the Cost Summary tab) for this element.

Cost To Owner:

Cost To the Project Owner. The Cost To Prime plus the Contractor Fees (as set in the Summary Information dialog box on the Cost Summary tab) for this element.

Project Cost:

Total Cost. The Cost To Owner plus any Other Costs (as set in the Summary Information dialog box on the Cost Summary tab) for this element.

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