Bid Buddy Instructions on Downloading Patterns
Downloading Patterns from the ALPA website To Download from the ATLAS website
Select the Bid Month for which you want to process patterns.
Select "Patterns"..."Get and Process Patterns" to bring up the Pattern Acquisition Form as shown below.
Click the link to the ALPA website. When the site comes up, enter your username and password.
Select the appropriate month after the bidding section appears. After you select the month, the following webpage will appear.
Click the Bid Buddy (patts) Link as shown.
The following screen will appear.
A window will open which will allow you to select the location to which you want to download the "patts.zip" file.
Navigate to the "C:\Bidbuddy6.0\Patterns" folder as shown. Then click [Save]
After the file has downloaded, close your web browser and return to the Bid Buddy Bidmonth Data Form.
Press the [Process xxx Patterns] button.