This article will guide you on how to move an existing car number plate to a new car
In SAM the Registration number is considered the Vehicles unique identifier - its Keycode
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How to Change a Rego Number
In SAM click on Vehicle Enquiry (1) > Highlight the existing vehicle that has the number plate (2) > click on Change (3)
Click on Change Keycode (1) > Enter the new Keycode (3) and press OK (4) and the Rego will change
The old Keycode (2) will be pre-filled
A - Please note this warning - you are changing a KEY piece of information SAM will go through a number of tables in the background (customer, invoices, Jobs etc) and change them, there will be issues if someone else is also in the process of changing or editing them
Possible problems you may encounter
Error "This Keycode exists!"
This means that the Keycode (rego #) is already being used on another vehicle.
You will need to change THAT VEHICLE FIRST - use the steps above.