Batch Upload / Download Functionality Now Available in the Budget Tool
We are pleased to announce that the batch upload / download functionality is now available and visible to you on the Budget Tool header menu.
New Features Available
- Ability to download ChartStrings to an Excel spreadsheet, revise budgets and upload the spreadsheet for Direct Activity, Transfers and Payroll salaries
- Ability to download actual Transfers as view only
- Ability to download fringe accounts as view only
Updated Web-Based Training Available
The web-based Budget Tool Changes training material has been updated to include guidance on how to use the new batch upload / download functionality. Click here to access the updated training material. You can also navigate to this training material through the Training Catalog on the Finance Gateway at http://finance.columbia.edu/training-catalog, and search by “Budget Tool”.
If you have questions regarding the Budget Tool, please contact the Finance Service Center. You can log an incident or request a service by using a self-service web form, or you can contact the Service Center by phone: 212-854-2122 Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.
Thank you for your continued support and for helping to ensure the additional Budget Tool functionality is successful.
The Budget Tool Team