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**Understanding Product Development**

- About This Guide
- About Product Development
- Tasks and Responsibilities
- Understanding Navigation
- Understanding Workbenches
- Understanding the Status Approval Workflow
- Adding and Editing Status Codes
- Entering Status Details
- Finding a Status Code
- Understanding Version Control

- Setting Up Other Applications
- Setting Up Parameters
- Finding Parameters
- Setting Up Profile Options
- Setting Up Security Profiles
- Setting Up Windows Security
- Setting Up Formula Classes
- Setting Up Process Operation Classes
- Setting Up Process Routing Classes
- Setting Up Activities
- Setting Up Laboratory Organizations
- Setting Up Technical Parameters
- Setting Up Technical Parameter Sequences
- Entering Item Technical Data
- Setting Up Technical Classes and Subclasses

- Requirements
- Understanding Formula Setup
- Setting Up Formula Information
- Using Formula Phantoms
- Scaling Formulas
- Defining and Maintaining Formulas
- Calculating Formula Product Quantities
- Finding a Formula
- Displaying the Formula Summary
- Displaying the Formula Header Summary
- Entering Formula Details
- Copying a Formula
- Scaling a Formula
- Displaying Ingredient Technical Parameters
- Using the View Menu to Find a Formula
- Displaying the Formula Product Summary
- Displaying the Formula Byproduct Summary
- Displaying the Formula Ingredient Summary
- Displaying a Summary of Formula Product Lines
- Editing Formula Product Lines
- Displaying a Summary of Formula Byproduct Lines
- Editing Formula Byproduct Lines
- Editing a Formula Byproduct Line
- Displaying a Summary of Formula Ingredient Lines
- Editing Formula Ingredient Lines
- Editing a Formula Ingredient Line
- Using Computer-Aided Formulation
- Setting Up for Computer-Aided Formulation
- Loading Formulas and Batches into the Simulator
- Using the Simulator
- Updating Formulas Using the Simulator
- Updating Batches Using the Simulator
- Blending Batches Using the Simulator
- Adding Lot Information
- Adding Lot Information to a Batch
- Displaying Parameters on the Simulator
- Displaying Calculation Errors
- Saving a Simulation
- Finding a Saved Simulation
- Using the Optimizer
- Using the Workpad
- Optimizing Lot Quantities
- Optimizing Formulas and Batches
- Optimizing Ingredient Quantities Based on Other Items
- Recalculating Quantities and Physical Properties
- Optimizing Lot Quantities While Maintaining Output Yield
- Ingredient Distribution Rules Used in Optimization
- Using the Buffer Indicator
- Running the Indented Bill of Materials Report
- Using Formula Inquiry
- Interpreting a Formula Inquiry
- Displaying Details from a Formula Inquiry
- Displaying an Intermediate Formula
- Analyzing a Formula
- Displaying Formula Analysis Results
- Finding a Formula Analysis
- Overriding Default Explosion Rules

- Requirements
- Understanding Operations
- Defining and Maintaining Operations
- Defining and Maintaining Activities
- Defining and Maintaining Resources
- Finding an Operation
- Displaying the Operations Summary
- Displaying the Operation Header Summary
- Entering Operation Activity Details
- Using the View Menu to Find an Operation
- Entering Activity-Resource Details
- Displaying Operation Activity Line Summary
- Displaying a Process Operation Resource Line
- Editing a Process Operation Resource Line
- Displaying Operation Resource Process Parameters

- Requirements
- Understanding Routings
- Defining and Maintaining Routings
- Finding a Process Routing
- Displaying the Routings Summary
- Displaying the Routing Header Summary
- Using the View Menu to Find a Routing
- Entering Process Routing Details
- Displaying the Routing Step Line Summary
- Editing Routing Step Lines
- Entering Routing Step Dependencies
- Displaying Fixed Process Loss
- Displaying Theoretical Process Loss
- Editing Theoretical Process Loss
- Understanding the Routing Designer
- Using the Routing Designer
- Actions Menu Options
- Using the Routing Properties Window
- Using the Step Properties Window
- Generating Step Dependencies
- Using the Activity Properties Window
- Using the Resource Properties Window
- Using the Step Dependency Properties Window
- Accessing Quality Control Windows
- Adding Operation Steps
- Removing Operation Steps
- Editing User Preferences

- Requirements
- Understanding Recipes
- Defining and Maintaining Recipes
- Finding a Recipe
- Displaying the Recipes Summary
- Displaying the Recipe Header Summary
- Understanding Step Quantity Calculations
- Entering Recipe Details
- Using the View Menu to Find a Recipe
- Entering Recipe Organization Details
- Using the Find Recipe Organization Details Window
- Displaying Recipe Organization Details-Process Parameters
- Entering Multi-Record Recipe Validity Rules
- Editing Recipe Validity Rules
- Displaying Validity Rules By Product
- Displaying Validity Rules By Recipe
- Generating a Recipe and Validity Rule Automatically
- Displaying the Recipe Step/Material Association
- Defining Descriptive Flex Fields for Step Materials
- Understanding the Recipe Designer
- Using the Recipe Designer
- Using the Recipe Tab
- Using the Recipe Properties Window
- Finding a Recipe in the Recipe Designer
- Creating a Recipe in the Recipe Designer
- Copying a Recipe and Its Components
- Using the Formula Tab
- Using Formula Menu Options
- Creating a Formula in the Recipe Designer
- Changing Formula Status
- Editing the Formula Header
- Editing Formulas in the Recipe Designer
- Using the Routing Tab
- Using the Process Instruction Sheet
- Expanding and Collapsing Nodes
- Editing User Preferences

- Search and Replace Features
- Understanding Mass Search and Replace
- Performing a Mass Search and Replace
- Managing Item Substitutions in Formulas
- Creating and Approving Item Substitution Lists
- Finding Formulas for Item Substitutions
- Finding Item Substitution Lists
- Finding Formula Substitution Lists
- Item Substitution Status Change Approval Workflow

- Requirements
- Understanding Least Cost Formulation
- Using the Formulation Specification Workbench
- Entering a New Formulation Specification
- Entering a New Requirement
- Entering Material Requirements
- Entering Compositional Requirements
- Entering Technical Requirements
- Displaying the Formulation Specification Summary
- Generating and Optimizing a Formulation
- Creating a Least Cost Formula or Batch in the Simulator
- Using Least Cost Formulation

** Oracle Process Manufacturing Product Development Responsibilities and Menu Access**

** Oracle Process Manufacturing Product Development Status Codes**

** Oracle E-Records Events in Oracle Process Manufacturing Product Development**