Knowledge Article: Score Requirement Responses Offline with ADFDI Integrated Excel Workbook
SummaryA Team Member can update scores offline by using the ADFDI enabled Scoring Spreadsheet.
In a negotiation, collaboration team members evaluate and score supplier responses to requirements online. With limited internet connectivity, some members may not be able to access the online application to complete their scoring assignment. In release update 19D, you can now score requirement responses offline by downloading the scoring spreadsheet. You must install the ADFDI add-in to download/upload the scoring spreadsheet.
ADFDI (Application Development Framework Desktop Integration) is a framework which integrates Fusion web applications with Microsoft Excel. You can access data hosted by the Fusion web applications without a live connection to the network. ADFDI being an Excel based tool allows you to use Excel’s native features (sort, filter, copy and paste etc) to manage your data. Also, bulk entry and update of data is easier to accomplish using the spreadsheet.