Configuring the email provider

BDP primarily uses a bulk email service provider; you can also enter your own mail server details. The default provider is Mandrill, owned by Mailchimp. We would highly recommend using Mandrill, as this service is integrated with our servers and will give your mail the best possible chance of reaching its destination. The email provider […]

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Configuring the Property Details widget

The exact contents of the Property Details widget can be controlled through the “Attributes Manager” section in the left-hand  Configuration menu, available to Administrators only. The Attributes Manager is divided into Sales and Lettings. Select the category of interest and drill down into each section by expanding it using the small arrow. The Property Details category […]

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Custom areas

Custom areas are available as part of the address of a property and are designed so that you can define the names of districts or areas relevant to your firm and allow searching on these areas. Automatic allocation of district based on post code is not necessarily suitable and most agencies wish to finesse the […]

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Fee Calculator – Introduction

Fees are in the following categories: Sale Legal fees Sale Estate Agency Fees Sale Outlays Purchase Legal Fees Purchase Outlays You can set numerous ‘parts’ to each fee section labeling as appropriate. Vat on fees are calculated as normal and all costs can be tweaked on a per property basis. You can set whether fee […]

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BDP Rules

BDP has a powerful Rules Engine which allows you to automate documents and emails. You can select any system event and tell BDP to: Create a Word document or PDF based on a template of your making Send an email based on any template you add to your account. We have a large selection of […]

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Checklist setup

BDP features two checklist types – the standard (default) single checklist which simply allows you to create a flat list of items. Alternatively you can activate Multi-Checklists in the Account Configuration widget allowing you to build up a series of different checklists, each with their own unique set of items, which appear in the Tasks […]

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Domain details

If you are using the BDP jQuery snippet in order to output content to your website, BDP needs to know the domain name and website page to which it will be outputting. This is also a security feature which ensures that no other website can carry your property listing. In the Listings page URL enter […]

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Rule Boolean

Rule Boolean allows you to perform logic on rules. A practical example of this might be “Has the vendor returned the Money Laundering declaration document? If so, do not process next rule, if not process next rule to send a reminder.” Rule Boolean is entered into the Rule Boolean input box when creating or editing […]

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Window display (full-screen) output

BDP makes it simple to power full-screen monitors with a slide-show featuring your latest properties. What is included in the slide-show can be controlled directly through the URL and the exact presentation can be controlled through the Branding section in the Config menu. The web address to call up in your browser is Where 123 […]

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BDP Command – Business rules walkthrough

Rules are automated event triggers that can cause the system to perform actions based on predefined criteria. You can build rules as required by using the drop-down selection boxes. NB. Rules are processed in the order in which they appear in the list. You can re-order rules by dragging and dropping them. For example if you […]

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