Special Feature for Units - Intergraph Smart Materials - Version 2016 R4 (8.4.0) - Customization & Programming - Hexagon PPM

Intergraph Smart Materials Classic API Configuration (2016 R4)

PPMProduct
Intergraph Smart Materials
PPMCategory_custom
Customization & Programming
Version_SPMat_custom
2016 R4 (8.4)

Unlike many code fields in Smart Materials, units are not restricted to uppercase. Because this is not necessarily supported by all software outside Smart Materials, units are processed as follows:

First, the software tries to find the unit that is passed. If this unit is not found, the software tries to find the unit using uppercase in the comparison.

Examples

Unit in the database

Unit passed to the API

Comment

kg

kg

Unit is found directly

KG

kg

Unit is found because of compare using uppercase

kg

KG

Unit is found because of compare using uppercase