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Designers often wish to include additional style information in their techpacks like the artworks, design details, print details, etc to convey to their manufacturers.
That's when the files and comments tab located in each card comes in handy to attach this additional information in the form of these formats: psd, ai, excel, doc.
Let's further dive-in to learn how you can attach your files and comments in any given techpack and print or exclude them from your PDF.
1. How to add comments or attach files in a card
Step 1: Open the card settings by clicking on the gear icon
Step 2: Click on the files & comments tab.
Step 3: Click on theattachments icon.
Step 4: Select the files you want to upload from the desktop.
Step 5: Add a comment by typing in the comment area provided
Step 6: Click on add file to upload the file.
2. How to include/exclude the files in the pdf
To include your files and comments in your techpack PDF,
Step 1: Click on the DOC VIEW button located on the top-navigation bar.
Step 2: Go to the Doc Settings, once the pdf opens up.
Step 3: Select the include comments and include files by checking the box located on the left of each.
Step 4: Scroll down the pdf and you can see a separate page for your comments and files.
NOTE: You will find an additional page in your PDF with downloadable links of all your file as shown above.
As a security measure to avoid misuse of your confidential files, all downloadable links added in your PDF automatically expires after 7-days of generating it. These files, however, are always saved in your cards board and can be reincluded in a new PDF at any time.
You can also choose to exclude the files and comments in your Techpack PDF. Check off the include comments and files options to exclude them from the PDF.