Visual Quality - Requirements

The module Requirements allows you to create and maintain requirements in the quality management system. These can be internal requirements or external requirements. The (Access) Demo database which is installed as part of Visual Quality contains requirements from the systems ISO 14001, ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001.

The picture below shows the module in Visual Quality. You can access the module by selecting the panel Basic Data in the navigation menu.

Creating a requirement

You can create a new requirement in the selected folder using the New command in the toolbar. The data sheet for the new requirement is shown.

The General tab

Id. Id for the requirement. This is unique, hence two requirements within the same folder cannot have the same Id.

Navn. Name of the requirement.

Description. Description for the requirement. You can use the built-in html editor for this.

The Statistics tab

The 4 fields on this tab page are automatically filled out when the qualification is saved. These fields cannot be edited.

You save the data for the qualification by chosing the command Save and Close in the toolbar.
Esc cancels your changes and closes the window.

Editing the requirement

You can open the data sheet for a requirement and edit its data by using the Open command in the toolbar.

Create releations to documents

By clicking the Relationships command in the context menu you can maintain relations to documents for the selected requirement:

In this dialog you can add documents to the selected requirement by using the button> and remove existing relations to documents using the < button.