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PARts DB Online v6.2.13.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.13.0, dated 18th January 2021 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Product Fitment Data can now be uploaded in bulk via PARts Console. This complements our existing suite of bulk upload features by allowing users to save a significant amount of time when adding fitments to numerous products...

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Welcome to some of our latest customers – Amazon, Donaldson Filters, GPC Asia Pacific and Turbosmart

PARts DB is pleased to extend a warm welcome to some of our newest PARts and TecDoc customers. Amazon Australia is adding Parts Finder to the Australian store and we’re very happy to announce that PARts will be working with Tec Alliance to deliver TecDoc format auto parts product and fitment data to help power this solution. Amazon Parts Finder is already working in the UK and US to help auto parts buyers find the right parts for their car....

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PARts Advanced Management Module – AMM

In the recent PARts Console v6.2.12 Update, we added the all new PARts Advanced Management Module. In its initial implementation, this module is centered around the TecDoc Axle and Engine tables. When purchased on their own, these tables are little more than a set of data files that must be manipulated into a usable format. The PARts Advanced Management Module allows users to take their TecDoc Axle and Engine table subscriptions and use them within PARts Console to create fitment...

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Product Fitment Data Bulk Upload now available in PARts Console

We recently added the ability for customers to bulk upload product fitment data directly into PARts Console to further enhance the PARts Console bulk product upload feature. This provides a fast and efficient way to add fitment to large numbers of products within brands that you own or manage. This new upload complements our existing bulk upload features for CED, product data, rich content and more. In much the same way as other bulk import features, navigate to the Import/Export...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.12.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.12.0, dated 20th November 2020 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Introduced the PARts Advanced Management Module. This new, optional, module allows for the creation of complex data links between TecDoc Standards. This brings significant additional fitment mapping functionality, over and above regular product-vehicle links for linking to...

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Upload and Update Products via the PARts API

We maintain an API that lets users perform many features available in PARts Console programmatically. This allows for better integration with external systems and provides more ways to manipulate your data. In summary, PARts customers can now both upload and update product data in PARts from an external source like your ERP or point-of-sale system creating a main “system of record” synchronisation solution linking your back office and PARts DB as your product management solution. So what’s new here? We...

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PARts DB working with North American auto parts fitment data

PARts Australia recently finished developing a new web catalogue for Gates USA, one of the world’s largest aftermarket auto parts suppliers. Launched at the recent SEMA360 event, the virtual replacement for the renowned SEMA Show, this new website will replace the current Gates ‘Navigates’ site completing a consistent global theme using PARts technology. Some of the key differences in this new site from the comparable Gates AU and EU sites are: Significantly more vehicle categories available to the user. Application...

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Copy Vehicle Fitments and Import/Export using Excel in PARts Console

We recently introduced a couple of time saving features in the v6.2.11.0 update to PARts Console, Users can now copy fitments between vehicles within the same brand. This saves time by eliminating the need to create identical fitments multiple times for different vehicles. All imports and exports now accept Excel files, as well as CSV, allowing you to select the file type that best suits your workflow. How does copying vehicle fitments work? In PARts Console, navigate to the Data...

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PARts DB Online v6.2.11.0 update release summary

Here is a list of new features and BAU (business as usual) PARts DB Online updates for v6.2.11.0, dated 12th October 2020 Details of these updates are available via the Alert feature on PARts DB Console, but here is a summary. New features: Fitments within the same brand can now be copied from one vehicle to another. This time saving feature means that if you have multiple vehicles that all share one or more fitments, you no longer have to...

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Speed up CED Product Linking with the New Graphical Interface

Introduced in the recent v6.2.7.0 update to PARts Console, the new CED Linked Products Graphical Interface (GUI) allows for users to visualise product links as well as add or remove them using a simple drag and drop interface. This feature is in addition to the current suite of Linked Products features available in the CED tab. What does it look like in PARts Console? In PARts Console, navigate to the Data > Linked Products tab and select a brand. Products...

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