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02 Apr FCL to exhibit at Multimodal 2014

Forward Computers is pleased to participate at Multimodal 2014 at the NEC Birmingham on 29th April to 1st May. Be one of our VIP guests! Multimodal is the UK and Ireland's leading freight transport and logistics exhibition. Attending Multimodal provides you with the opportunity to compare...

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11 Nov MCP/Destin8 downtime

FCL has been advised by MCP that Destin8 will be unavailable on Tuesday 12 November 2013 at 0600 hrs for up to 1 hour for the implementation of Destin8 Release 4.1.0. It may be prudent to advise your operations staff of this information in case...

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22 Oct CHIEF downtime

CHIEF Import/Export services unavailable small hours of 27th October FCL has been notified by HMRC that there will be a downtime for CHIEF IES on Sunday the 27th of October between 00:01 to 03:01 for maintenance release and clock change to the system. This will cause...

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14 Oct RFC 112951

Delivery Version 7.1B. Airline EDI - support added for FNA error messages. A core requirement of "Recommended Practice" for IATA e-Freight is that the system that sends FWB and FHL messages can also receive and process the FNA error message, should the former be rejected owing...

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04 Oct CNS downtime

CNS services unavailable small hours of 6th/7th October FCL has been advised by CNS that all of their services will be unavailable from Sunday 6th 22:30 to Monday 7th 04:30. It may be prudent to advise your operations staff of this information in case they have...

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04 Oct CCS-UK downtime

CCS-UK services unavailable evening of 12th October FCL has been advised that there will be a scheduled CCS UK downtime on 12th October from 18:00hrs until 22:00hrs BST for upgrading the CCSUK system with the functionality to support Exports Fallback. It may be prudent to advise...

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04 Oct MCP/Destin8 downtime

MCP/Destin8 services unavailable morning of 13th October FCL has been advised by MCP that Destin8 will be unavailable on Sunday 13 October 2013 at 0800 hrs for up to 2 hours for the implementation of Destin8 Release 4.0.0. It may be prudent to advise your operations...

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04 Sep RFC 110710

Delivery Version 7.1B. Consignment Tracking Interface - New Fields For many years, the Consignment Tracking table (TRKJOB/CONSIGNMENT_TRACKING) has included the "Expected Collection" and "Expected Delivery" Date fields, with the mnemonics "EXP_COL_DATE" and "EXP_DEL_DATE" respectively. Historically, where a customer has wanted to include their associated Time fields, FCL...

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02 Sep RFC 111021

Delivery Version 7.1B. Incoming EDI Interface Manager - Client Notes. Historically, where clients have associated "Notes" these have been always been included in the audit report that's produced when live bookings are created from an Incoming EDI Batch. Enhancements have now been made to extend this...

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16 Aug RFC 111000

Delivery Version 7.1A. Credit and balance check at Invoice Confirmation. A new parameterised option has now been incorporated into Transaction Maintenance, whereby a credit check is performed at the time of Invoice Confirmation and the end-user warned if the transaction in question takes the client over their...

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