Where you have used Smart Workpapers in the prior year, you have the ability to "rollover" worksheets. The worksheets used in the prior year will be added to the current year workpapers as part of the process. Where available, closing balances and lists from the prior year will be included in the current year workpapers.
Once clicked, a box will appear on the right-hand side of the screen
Once you have selected the file, click 'proceed'.
A blue symbol will be displayed indicating that analysis of last year's workpaper is underway.
A listing of workpapers which will be insert and balanced copied over will be displayed.
To exclude a workpaper from the rollover function, click on the x button next to it.
- If a workpaper is a template worksheet; The latest version will be downloaded and last year's data will be rolled over.
- If a workpaper is a non-template worksheet; Last year's workpaper will be copied over in its entirety.
To start the import process, select 'Insert'. The following progress bars will be displayed;
Once the import is complete, you will get a message letting you know it has been successful.
A full list of the workpapers which have the Rollover Opening Balances feature enabled is located here.
Below is a list of the different types of worksheets that can be added to the index page and their expected behaviour when a file is rolled over.
|Smart Links||2018||Smart link will rollover|
|Hyperlinks||2018||Hyperlink will rollover|
|Comments||2017||Comment will rollover|
|Non-Template Worksheet||Yes||Worksheet will rollover in its entirety|
|Smart Suit Template - Customised (uploaded to the cloud as a firm template)||Yes||Search for the most current firm version. Data will roll over if customised for the correct named ranges|
|Smart Suit Template - Modified (changed for one job)||Yes|
Search for the most current Smart Suit Template version (no changes customisations will be rolled over)
|Smart Suit Templates - Standard|
|Spare Worksheets - Blank & List||No||Rollover worksheet in entirety. However, points to the file location where prior year file is saved. Warning message will appear when file is subsequently opened. (Excel limitation)|
|Various Other Worksheets||Some data will roll over on selected worksheets, being increased yearly. The most up to date workpaper for the current year is searched for and imported.|
Each year more data is being added to the fields to be able to rollover. If you wish to have additional fields considered, please email firstname.lastname@example.org