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CADWorx Spec Editor Project: Home Tab > Pipe Support > Import Legacy Pipe Support Library

CADWorx Spec Editor Project: View Tab > Pipe Support Library > Right-click the project in the Pipe Support Library pane > Import Pipe Support Library

CADWorx Spec Editor Pipe Support Library File: Home Tab > Pipe Support > Import Legacy Pipe Support Library

CADWorx Spec Editor Pipe Support Library File: View Tab > Pipe Support Library > Right-click the project in the Pipe Support Library pane > Import Pipe Support Library

Enables you to import legacy pipe support libraries into the project or library file.

Assembly File

Specifies the legacy file to import the pipe supports.

Catalog

Specifies the base catalog to reference the pipe support information. This catalog must contain a PipeSupport category for the pipe supports to function correctly. To add a pipe support category, see Legacy Catalog Data Panel or to build your own, see Category Table.

Size Table

Specifies the size table from the base catalog that contains the pipe support size information.

Import

Imports the pipe support to the project or libraries file for use in the drawing. For more information on using the new pipe support in the drawing, see CADWorx Support Modeler in the CADWorx Plant Users Guide.

  1. Click the Home tab, and then click Import Legacy Pipe Support Library on the Pipe Support panel.

    The Import Pipe Support Library dialog box displays.

  2. Click the Assembly File ellipsis.

    The Open dialog box displays.

  3. Select the pipe support specification for import, and then click Open.

    The CADWorx Spec folder contains the Legacy pipe supports for 2013 and prior versions.

  4. Check the Catalog and Size Table, and change if needed.

    If you want to use a different catalog, click the Catalog ellipsis, and then select a new catalog. Make sure that this catalog has a PipeSupport category for the pipe supports to function correctly.

  5. Click Import.

    The pipe supports add to the Pipe Support Library pane under the project or libraries file.