Other tool tracking systems operate like an inventory system, with a “check-in and check-out” approach to managing tools. ShareMyToolbox is different. It is an authentic mobile solution which enables tools to be checked-in/out but also transferred from person to person in the field.
We released an update to our web interface yesterday that will be helpful to many users. It can be a common scenario where an employee leaves or a job foreman is replaced and the assigned tools need to be transferred to a new foreman.
We now have tutorials for ShareMyToolbox on our website! Since we will be changing these a number of times over the new few months as features are added, we haven’t jazzed them up yet. You’ll have to put up with my non-radio voice for a bit, but just focus on the content and not my “southernisms.”
Here is a link to a PDF of the supported barcode types for iOS cameras. These generally also work for Android devices. The use of the phone’s built in camera eliminates the need for any proprietary hardware and should make scanning a quick and low cost option.
ShareMyToolbox is launching a new version with more company and enterprise features designed for contractors to track tools and small equipment.
ShareMyToolbox was honored to be featured in the November 2015 issue of Popular Mechanics! The article highlighted how the free version of ShareMyToolbox could be used by workers everywhere