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CMAssistant 8.1: Exporting location info for a particular route

This post assumes you're using CMAssistant 8.1. Not too many of our licensees have upgraded to 8.1 yet, so I'll make a note where you might need to make adjustments for versions of CMAssistant going back to 6.5 or so.

So, here's the problem. You want a list simply of the location names and addresses for a route in your current delivery system. Here's how you do it.

1. Find the route's current deliveries I am assuming you want to get location info for a current route. There are several ways to do this.
Perhaps the easiest way to do it is to start in ROUTES. Find the route you want by name and go to form view. In the Run Dates tab of the details box on the right, click on the go-to-related-records (">") button in the Delivs column for the first row. Note the delivery date. That ought to be the most current delivery set for that route.

This button (circled in the screenshot above) will jump you over to DELIVS and display just those deliveries. 
A second, a…