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Base Cost, Straight Line Cost, Divide Line Change

This page is used to edit detail lines that contain a fixed/base cost, a straight line cost multiplication, or divide to determine the price. Fixed costs have no input value.

Line NameAn internal field that can assist in managing EasyEstimates.
Line TypeLine Type defines the type of calculations performed and some of the display characteristic, such as whether an input value is used, a selection is made, etc.
Line TextThe text that appears on the line and describes the cost item
Total InThis indicates what category to total this line in. In some areas services are not not taxed, some it is beneficial to distinguish them from products, which are taxed. Cost components are useful for not including intermediate calculations within the the overall totals. Cost components are not included in any of the total summaries.

Currency Country optionally allows a code to be entered to indicate what the currency for the total.

Currency Symbol allows a symbol, such as $ to be displayed in the total area.
Display on web page, Email, and PreviewThis controls whether the detail line is displayed on the web page, preview, or email containing the estimate or order. "Always" will always display the line in the email and preview. "Never" will never display the line in the email and preview. "When Needed" will display the line in the email and preview if either the total cost is greater than zero or a selection is made that is not the default option or quantity. For an input text line, the line will display if text is entered. "Only in Preview and Email" will not display the line on the web page. "Only in Email" will not display the line on the web page on in the preview. Note: EasyEstimates allows the "Preview" information to be displayed in the email and the "Email" information to be displayed in the Preview. This controls the table of information regardless of where it is displayed.
ImageAn image to be used on this line within the text area. To manage images, see the Image Manager link at the bottom of the page. Text can be used with the image. The text can be either the text associated with the image in the Image Manager or the text from this line. Text can be dynamically changed only if the the text is defined in the Image Manager.
Image/Text TemplateThis template controls how the image and/or text elements on this line are displayed. See eeimagetext.tpl for a sample. All the elements in the sample must be included but they can be arranged differently or additional html added to control how images and text are displayed.
CostThe cost for purchasing this product or service.
Use Input From This LineUse the input quantity from the line chosen.
Use Cost From LineUse the cost from the line chosen. That cost is multipled by the quntity entered on this line.
Dependent On:The dependent on options requires that the total cost of the line designated here be greater than zero for this line to be set to a non-default value.
Round-up ValueThis rounds-up the total by the amount specified. For example, if the round-up value is 5 and the total is 12 then the rounded-up total will be 15.

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