Foreign Language Localization

BlinkBid is multilingual. We’re consistently increasing the number of languages we support. If your language isn’t available yet, let us know and we’ll work with you to incorporate it right away.

To set up BlinkBid for your language, follow the …

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Red Circle Slash on Update

If you end up with a red circle slash though your application icon after updating Blinkbid, it’s because you’re using an older version of Mac OS X.

The fix is simple. Go to your Applications > Blinkbid folder and delete …

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Templates

To create a new job template from the estimate for invoice you are working on, or to access an existing template, choose the appropriate item under the Job menu in the Estimate or Invoice window.

Note that templates only store …

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Labels, Email Lists and Exporting Contacts

Blinkbid can print labels, export an email list or export a vCard of all or selected contacts. To get started navigate to the Address Book in the sidebar and then click on the Expanded View button. You’ll encounter the phrase …

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Finding Contacts

Seek the people you wish to find so that you may work with them. The Open Job window only searches in the Contact, Client and Job Number field. If you need a more comprehensive search in all the fields of …

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Terms & Conditions

The T&Cs or Terms and Conditions is a very long legal document to protect yourself and annoy your client. Blinkbid has a few standard ones available from within the software that you can use. And we’re always adding more which …

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Custom Usage License

Although the Blinkbid Usage license builder is a fabulous tool, you may have a more complicated operation that requires some high priced lawyer banter. To enter your own, custom usage license, click on the the Custom Usage License in the …

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Tax and Agent Rate

There are two places to enter your tax information. The first is in the sidebar in Tax and Agents rate section. The entries here only affect new jobs that have not been created yet. If you find yourself with an …

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