Last Updated: September 17 2021
You can also How to Schedule Reports to automatically receive PDFs of the reports by email at specified intervals.
It is important to remember that simPRO enables you to generate job-based reports that assist you in making informed decisions about the effectiveness and efficiency of your business processes from a managerial perspective. For this reason, your simPRO reports do not match the reports from your accounting package, which provides financial information and reports to governing bodies and business stakeholders.
Reports rely on data entered in all areas of simPRO, including jobs, quotes, invoices, and stock purchases, employee, customer, site, supplier, and contractor card files , as well as in many areas in System > Setup. For example, to generate an accurate and detailed Zone report, you need to ensure you have assigned zones in your employee / contractor card files .
US only: If you use simPRO in the United States, the term 'vendor' is used instead of 'supplier'.
US only: If you use simPRO in the United States, the terms 'inventory' and 'inventory count' are used instead of 'stock', 'stock take', and 'in stock'.
In order to view content or perform actions referred to in this article you need to have the appropriate permissions enabled in your security group. Go to System > Setup > Security Groups and access your security group to update your permissions. The relevant security group tab and specific permissions for this article can be found here:
To generate a report:
- Go to Reports > View Reports.
- Click the applicable reporting category in the menu to the left.
- Alternatively, the report may be one of simPRO's Most Common Reports.
- Read the report descriptions to determine if a report is suitable to your needs.
- Click the title of the report you wish to generate.
- Select from the available filters and click Search.
After you have generated the report, you can download it as a spreadsheet in CSV format, viewable in Microsoft Excel and other spreadsheet software. Several reports also include direct printing and emailing options.
The Most Common Reports in simPRO include:
- Job Productivity Report
- Job Activity Report
- Job WIP Report
- Price Discrepancies Report
- Stock Value Report
- Stock Required Report
- Profit / Loss Job Report
- Aged Receivables Report
- Sales Invoices Report
- Monthly Breakdown Report