Settings

In the Settings screen detect and enable necessary setting options that you need before starting scanning your items. To configure settings that are useful for you log into Linnworks Mobile, click lwmobile settings2  and select lwmobile settings3.

Mobile settings

Barcode Scanner 

  • Show scan entry field: This setting allows Linnworks to detect and enable necessary setting options and you can start scanning your items.

To use your scanner with Linnworks Mobile, the scanner needs to be set to the Keyboard Mode with the Enter Key enabled. If you are not sure how to configure your scanner, this is an alternative setting in Linnworks Mobile that ensures there is a scan field available in all places of the system where it expects a scan.

General

  • Current stock location: select the location where you perform work at this moment.

Please note! Changing this will also update your Linnworks.net Default Location setting.

Pickwaves

  • Group composites: if enabled, single items from the composites will be grouped together and presented to be picked by the composite parent item.
  • Directional pickwaves: allows you to set up a pickwave to display a single step for the picker to complete when picking items in your warehouse.
  • Force item scan: if enabled all the items will have to be scanned individually.
  • Force bin rack scan: if enabled bin racks must be scanned before items can be picked.
  • Show next only: when enabled, this setting will present a picker only one item to pick per step. 
  • Force tote scan: when enabled, a tote must be selected before items can be picked.
    • Note! This setting works together with the Directional pickwaves setting enabledMore details on TOTEs here.
  • Force tray scan: when enabled, a tray must be scanned or selected before items can be picked. Requires Directional pickwaves, Force tote scan, and Show next only to be enabled.
  • Tray scan control: sets restriction for tray scanning. Once enabled, select one of the options below:
    • Unrestricted: no tray control. You can place items in any trays you want.
    • Order: all items from the same order need to be placed into the same tray.
    • Item: different items from the same order need to be placed into different trays. 
      • Note! This setting sets the restriction per item and per order. If you have the same items for different orders, these cannot be placed into the same tray.
  • Tray barcode prefix: optional prefix for tray barcodes to help identify a tray scan.

Stock In

  • Allow overbooking of PO: allow booking of quantities higher than the ones specified in the PO.
  • Force item scan: if enabled all the items will have to be scanned individually.

Stock Count

  • Force item scan: if enabled all the items will have to be scanned individually.
  • Display expected quantity: show the expected quantity in the stock count screen.
  • Submit count immediately: if enabled, counts will be submitted to Linnworks when quantity is entered.

Please note! If you see any settings that are greyed out that means that they can be managed only by Super Admin user in Linnworks.net > General Settings > Linnworks Mobile.