It is common for a long tender to be broken up into sections. For example, you may wish to break a request's questionnaire into Financial, Experience, WHS, and Price sections.
To add a sections
Sign-in to https://360users.apetsoftware.com.au/ as the Request Manager
From the main menu, click Requests
If using the new look:
Click Configure against the desired request
Request Info (Old Look)
Request Dashboard (New Look)
Click View Sections (Old Look) from Actions menu
If using the old look:
Select the request from the list
Click on the iconNote: if the icon is not available, a new request will need to be created with the Section Required? option set to Yes.
Click on Add to add a section
Choose a Section Type (ADCOM extension - see note below)
Enter the Section Name
Specify the Relative Weight
The new section's name will appear in the navigation menu at the top of the screen. Click on it to add questions.
There must be at least one section with a weight above 0 (and it must have at least one question with a weight above 0)
The ADCOM extension allows the creation of Single-Submission Hierarchical Requests (which allow a section to be evaluated separately from others - which is ideal for optional components)
What are the key terms in 360? (definitions/lexicon)
How to create a new request (e.g. for tender) in the 360 buyers' portal
How to add questions (selection criteria) to a request's questionnaire in the 360 buyers' portal
How to weight groups of criteria (sections) in 360 to make some more important than others
How to exclude evaluators from various parts of a request in the 360 buyers' portal - restrict price and/or sections