customizing BOM - Associated property drop down menu to...

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1 Customizing BOM to add columns or change header to an abbreviation and/or upper case lettering
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2 drawing. For this example, the part have been put in properties of each block in scene. The BOM on the drawing represents what it looks like when it first comes into drawing. The sample drawing The sample scene
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3 Adding custom column • Double-click on the BOM to bring up the BOM editing panel shown.
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4 Adding custom column • Right-click on a cell. The shown panel should come up. Choose ‘Insert column.’
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5 Naming header for custom column Double click the column letter (in this case column ‘B’) to bring up the BOM Column Header dialogue box. If column is not in order you want, afterwards rearrange by dragging column by name (A, B, C, etc.) to left or right.
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6 Naming header for custom column Once the BOM Column Header dialogue box is visible, select the ‘U se a property other than the column title’ check box. Use the
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Unformatted text preview: Associated property drop down menu to select PartMass. Insert a Column Title (i.e. WEIGHT). Select OK. Change text 2nd Click here first 7 Resulting new BOM New BOM now linked to drawing from scene. Repeat process for additional custom columns (like Matl). Start by clicking here Weight value here Click to lock in 8 Editing column header (to make abbreviation and/or upper case text) Double-click BOM to go to edit mode. Double-click on column letter (A, B, C, etc.). Click first on Use a property other than column title . Next, in box at top type new name. Click OK. Click here first Change text 2nd 9 Finished edit Repeat for each column. Use abbreviations to save space (or not), but ALL text must be upper case. If any text disappears or changes, repeat previous step. Check box must be checked first before text is edited....
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This note was uploaded on 02/21/2012 for the course MET 102 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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