How to save default sections as libraries

Lily
Lily
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You and your team can save a ton of time by reusing the information you input in a techpack's default sections (Sketches, material, and measurements) through libraries. 

Who can use this feature?
PLM premium and PLM professional


 

1. How to save default sections as libraries?

Step 1: Open a tech pack and click on the library icon Vector__Stroke___1_.png located on the top navigation bar.

Step 2: Click on Path_2.png to pick a library you wish to add cards in. If you don't have one yet, here's how to add a new library

2b. To access the card library from the Library Shortcut (1).gif

 

Step 3: Select card/s from your tech pack and drag them by clicking on the drag_and_drop.png icon and drop them into the selected library as shown in the gif below.

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2. How to reuse the default sections saved as a library?

Step 1: Open a tech pack and click on the library icon Vector__Stroke___1_.png located on the top navigation bar.

Step 2: Click on Path_2.png to pick a library you wish to reuse cards from. If you don't have one yet, here's how to add a new library

2b. To access the card library from the Library Shortcut (1).gif

 

Step 3: Select card/s from the library you want to reuse and drag them by clicking on the drag_and_drop.png icon and drop them into your techpack as shown in the gif below.

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Step 4: As soon you drop your cards, this window called Column Mapping will pop up. This helps you map and organize your card's data before moving them between techpacks and libraries. 

Learn how this works in the chapter here. Once done click on Copy Cards.

card-mapping.jpeg

 

The cards will be added to the new section along with the details and columns.

 

 

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