Frequently Asked Questions

We’ve been helping builders and trades with their estimating and job management for quite a while, so we get asked a lot of questions and have built an extensive library of questions and answers.

Getting started

Saving information

Everything to do with how Buildxact saves, stores and backs up your information

Logging in

Information about how to log in to Buildxact

Support

Info about the support we offer is found in here

Estimating

General

General info about the estimating section of Buildxact

Price lists

Info about price lists and Buildxact

Markup (margin) and rounding

Things to do with making money on the job

Templates and copying estimates

Questions related to using the Buildxact templates and copying of estimates

Printing the quote

Things to do with producing the quote and printing or emailing it

Costing

Articles about costings in an estimate

Job Management

Scheduling

Anything to do with the scheduling

Purchase orders

Anything to do with the purchase orders section

Variations

Anything to do with the variations section of Buildxact

Invoices

Anything to do with the invoicing section of Buildxact

Costings

Articles about costing within a job

Accounting

Browsers, cache, computer and internet requirements

Browsers

What browser to use?

Cached data and cache saving

Info about saving cache

Internet requirements

Tell me about how good the internet needs to be

Computer requirements

Will your computer work?

Buildxact subscriptions and payments

My subscription is ending/has ended

Info about what happens to your account when your subscription ends and how to resubscribe

Multiple users

To do with adding users or purchasing more

Free trial

Info about the free trial

Terms and conditions

Our current policies and terms and conditions

General

General information about Buildxact

Mobile/Tablet

General

Information about running Buildxact on a mobile device

Customers

General

General information about the Customers section of the software

Communication - Email and SMS

Emails

Information about sending emails from Buildxact