Create a section table - PDS - Help

Interactive Section Tables Help

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  1. Click File > Create Section Table.

  2. Click File > New Table Name.

  3. Type in the name of a project table.

  4. Click OK.

    If you type in an existing table name, that table is appended.

  5. Click File > Default Cell File if you want to select a new cell file name.

  6. Type in the name of a project cell file or select a cell file on the displayed list box.

  7. Click OK.

  8. Select the New Table Units toggle to set your working units, either English or Metric.

  9. Select the Create From: toggle to create a project table using existing sections tables (Existing Tables) or to create a project table using existing ASCII files (ASCII File. See ASCII File Conversion for more information on preparing these ASCII files.

  10. Click File > Existing Table Name if you want to change the current table name.

  11. Type in the name of an existing table or select a table from the displayed list box.

  12. Click OK.

  13. Click Cancel to accept the default and return to the Create Section Table dialog box.

  14. Set other parameters and values to meet your requirements.

  15. Click OK to accept the defined parameters.

    If you are creating a new table the system displays the following messages --- Creating New Table and then Table Creation Complete.

    If the table already exists the system displays the following messages --- Appending to Existing Table and then Append to Table Complete.

  16. Click Cancel to exit the dialog box.