Configure and enable the Material Request window - Intergraph Smart Construction - 2018 (6.0) - Administration - Hexagon PPM

Intergraph Smart Construction Administration and Configuration (2018)

PPMProduct
Intergraph Smart Construction
PPMCategory_custom
Administration & Configuration
SPCVersion_custom
2018 (6.0)
SPFVersion_custom
2018 (7.0)
Version_SPMat_custom
8.2

The Material Request window can be enabled by configuring access groups and a system setting in order for users to access the object in the Smart Construction client.

Configure access groups for the Material Request window

We recommend associating the access group SPC_MaterialView to allow users to view the Material Request window.

  1. Log on to SmartPlant Foundation Desktop Client.

  2. Click Smart Construction > Find > Administration > Work Package Toolbar Items to open the Find Work Package Toolbar Items dialog box.

  3. Type your search criteria in the Find Work Package Toolbar Items dialog box.

    You can use wildcards to narrow search results. ? and _ find any single character. * and % find any string of characters.

  4. Right-click the name of the toolbar and select Manage Access Groups.

  5. On the Manage Access Groups window, select an access group to add to the toolbar item.

  6. Click Relate Selected Item to add the access group to the toolbar.

  7. Click OK to save your changes.

For more information on managing access groups, see How to Configure the Security Model.

Configure the system setting for the materials consumption

  1. Click Smart Construction > Find > Administration > Options.

  2. In the Find Smart Construction Options dialog box, type SPC System Options and click OK.

  3. In the search results, right-click SPC System Options and select Update.

  4. Select Allow work steps to consume materials? to enable the functionality to specify which work steps consume the materials.

  5. Click Finish to save your changes.

For information on Smart Construction system settings, see Configure System Settings for Smart Construction.