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Enable the Variations Tool


To enable the Variations tool on a Procore project.


The project's Variations tool in Procore is designed to manage and track variations on a project. Variations track specific details of new work added to the original scope of the project. For more information, see What is a variation?

Things to Consider

  • Required User Permissions:
    • 'Admin' on the project's Admin tool.
  • Prerequisites:
    • If the Variations tool is not active yet for your Company, ask your company's Procore Admin to contact your company's Procore point of contact before enabling this tool. 


  1. Navigate to the project on which you want to enable the Variations tool. 
  2. Navigate to the project's Admin tool.
  3. Click the Active Tools link in the right pane.
  4. Place a tick in the Variations box.

    If you want to change the orders of the tools, click the hamburger (≡) button and use a drag-and-drop operation to move it. Things to keep in mind about these tools:

    • Tools at the top of the list will appear on the right.
    • Tools on the bottom of the list will appear at the left.
    • The first tool will always be Home.
    • The last tool will always be Admin
  5. Click Update.

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