Free Scrap Metal Manager
Latest Version Release Date: March 09, 2013 Return to Home Page
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Purpose: The industry leader, Scrap Metal Manager (SMM), gives scrap metal recyclers (or any materials recyclers) a chance to comply with new state regulations and computerize their recycling collection and settlement processes. SMM keeps track of Scrap Sellers, Scrap Purchasers, Scrap Inventory Balances, and Collection Box Placements. SMM can be configured for net or tare and laden weights as well as documenting piece counts. SMM can also manage Goods and Service Taxes (GST) for both purchasing and selling recycling materials. SMM is touch screen enabled and is available in a single user or optional multi-user network computer configuration with advanced functionality that include a scale-house interface. SMM also has optional check print capabilities and features that exports daily transactions into XML or CSV files. SMM works with States like Arkansas,Texas (TXDPS), and Alabama who require XML or CSV file reporting including those using LeadsOnLine, TXDPS, RIMN, MOCIC, ROCIC, WSIN, NESPIN, & MAGLOCLEN. Programs like QuickBooks or Excel can import CSV files.
The SMM personal version without optional modules is FREE. The SMM Scanning/Export options listed below are free to evaluate for a 60 day period starting at the time of SMM installation. We also have a SMM professional version which is a network enabled thus allowing your users and office staff to share a central database (Access or a SQL Server option) making record look up much easier.
Installation and Setup: Premier Data Software can optionally set up your PCs to use our software and the devices listed below. Ship your new hardware to us direct and we will ship your system back to you up and running. Uncrate your system when it arrives, plug in the devices in as per our instructions, and you are up and running.
Long Term Support: Support for the personal version w/o options is free. Premier Data Software offers several optional support contracts for peripheral equipment installations and configuration as well as database backup/restore assistance. We offer a 12 month extended support contract which included SMM upgrades and free transfers of Licensed Options to replacement machines.
SMM enables scrap yard operators to comply with many state scrap metal and other recyclables collection regulations.
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SMM works with Standard Touch Screen Monitors allowing for an easy to understand and use POS system. Shown is an ELO Touch Screen 15 Inch Monitor listed at POS Micro. SMM features a Signature Capture option. Now you can easily record and save the signature of the seller. Shown is a Topaz Signature 1x5 SignaturePad. SMM Installation Guide
SMM features an Identification Card Scanning option. Now you can easily record and save an image of the sellers Driver's license or other forms of identification. SMM Installation Guide.
SMM features a Biometric Fingerprint Scanning capability option. You will be able to store and retrieve fingerprint images as required by many law enforcement agencies. SMM Installation Guide.
SecuGen Hampster Plus (Fingerprint Scanner)
SMM features a Seller Photo Capture capability option. You are able to take a picture of the seller and save it with the invoice using a simple web cam. Shown is the inexpensive Microsoft LiveCam VX-5000 plugged into a PC it provides a live feed where you can capture and store a picture of the person in front of you. SMM Installation Guide
SMM features a Yard Scrap and Vehicle Tag Photo Capture capability option. You are able to take a picture from your yard or scales and import it into the invoice. The shown Toshiba Indoor/outdoor IK-WB16 to 21 IP cameras can be repositioned remotely using a network connection. Each camera uses an IP address to identify it to Scrap Metal Manager. SMM Installation Guide
SMM features a POS 58 mm Receipt Printing capability option. The shown Star Printers are an excellent example of durable small footprint printers. Star SP500 & Star SP600 Printer Links. SMM Installation Guide
SMM features a Cash Drawer Operation capability option. You are able to physically manage your cash disbursements and track the cash drawer balances. Shown is the POS-X XC16HD Combined with the USB Interface XC-USB , or a Star Printer like those listed above to drive the cash drawer you can turn your workstation and SMM into a fully functioning cash register. SMM Installation Guide
SMM features an optional Weight Scale interface so your Scale house employees can start a settlement and import scale weight data into SMM while your Cashier can finish the transaction. Shown is the Weigh-Tronix WI-127 Scale Control Panel. SMM Installation Guide.
Pre-Installation: Scrap Metal Manager is for use on one of the following Microsoft operating systems (2000 SP3+ , XP, & Vista*, Widows 7*) with the most current Windows Updates applied. If a previous version of Scrap Metal Manager is installed, make sure you select upgrade only. Always make a backup of your database before you upgrade. Place that backup copy of the database on a flash-drive or CD/DVD.
* Vista/Windows 7 may require special scanner/camera drivers. Check availability with hardware manufacturers.
Premier cannot guarantee compatibility of scanners, cameras, etc. We strongly suggest purchases of the products shown above.
Registration: To register SMM email us the name of your computer as it appears on the registration window to firstname.lastname@example.org We will return a Registration Code to your email address.
Upgrades: To upgrade SMM use the Control menu and select Upgrade Scrap Metal Manager. The upgrade process is easy.
Below are several examples of SMM's Touch Screen compatible input screens.
Cascade Windows Arranges or organizes all open windows in Scrap Metal Manager System Configuration Configure SMM operations and set up networking and other optional features. Upgrade SMM Used to Upgrade Scrap Metal Manager and the User Help file. Backup Database Creates a copy of the Access Database with an date-stamp as the extension Pack Database Removes deleted records and reorganizes database indexes Exit Exits Scrap Metal Manager
Enter Scrap Metal Transactions Used to record your scrap metal transaction information Track Scrap Metal Collection Boxes Used to add and modify Collection box and placements Add, Update, or Delete Sellers Used to add and modify Seller information Add, Update, or Delete Buyers Used to add and modify Buyer information Add, Update, or Delete Scrap Types Define and price the types of scrap metals your firm handles Add, Update, or Delete Employees Used to Add and Modify Employee Information
Drill down into your transactional data looking for trends. Create charts for gaining a perspective on your business.
Print Cash Reconciliation Print the daily cash register Checkout Report (Optional Feature) Print Settlement Checks Print Settlement Checks for Sellers (Optional Feature) Print Sellers Listings Creates a report based upon sellers Print Buyers Listings Creates a report based upon Buyers Print Collection History Creates a report showing Purchases and Sales of Scrap Metals Print Collection Box Report Create a report showing Collection Box Placements and the Date placed Export Recycling Industry XML File Creates a file with Images for State Reporting. Export Transactions into CSV File Create a file that can be Imported into several Accounting Packages.
Licensing Agreement User Licensing Agreement About Copy Right and Support Information
Premier Data Software Super Support Installation
SigPlusBasic.exe Installation Support for the SigPlus.ocx Error 339
XC-USB Cash Drawer Driver Installation Support
Toshiba IK-WB15A Camera User Guide
USB Peripheral Hardware Implementation for SMM
How To Change DEP (Data Execution Prevention Settings)
Installations and Setting Up SMM for Network Use
Backing Up and Restoring the Database and Captured Images
Registration/License Service: Registration is a
for Installation & Support
To manually upgrade SMM use Internet
Explorer using SAVE AS
to save the above newest version over
your existing file.
SMM is normally on your computer in
the drive and folder
Registration/License Service: Registration is a free serviceand is required to use Scrap Metal Manager. Optional Licenses are limited to specific machine as determined by license request and are only transferrable at 50% of the current license fees.
Independent Vendors for Installation & Support
To manually upgrade SMM use Internet Explorer using SAVE AS
to save the above newest version over your existing file.
SMM is normally on your computer in the drive and folder C:\\ScrapMetalManager\