Assign selection codes in the project from defaults in the catalog - CADWorx - Help

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20.1 (2020 R1)
  1. Open a project connected to a catalog that contains default selection codes in the bolts and gaskets.

  2. Click Yes to update the project from the base catalog. Alternatively, you can click Review Update, review the tables with updates, click Force Update All, click OK, click OK again, and then click Yes.

  3. Double-click a specification.

  4. Expand Gaskets/Bolts/Welds.

  5. Select a bolt. Alternatively, you can right-click, select Add, and then fill in the data for a bolt in the New component pane.

  6. Select the data table containing the default selection code. Alternatively, you can type an alphanumeric value in the Selection Codes box.

    The data in the Edit component pane updates from the selected data table, and the Selection Code box populates with the default selection code.

    If you are editing a component and you reselect the data table, the Default Component Settings and Default Connection Settings stored in the catalog update the data in the New and Edit Component pane.

  7. Change any data that you need to update in the Edit component pane.

  8. Click Apply. If you added a new component, click Add.

  9. Select a gasket. Alternatively, you can right-click, select Add, and then fill in the data for a gasket in the New component pane.

  10. Select the data table containing the default selection code. Alternatively, you can type an alphanumeric value in the Selection Codes box.

    The data in the Edit component pane updates from the selected data table, and the Selection Code box populates with the default selection code.

    If you are editing a component and you reselect the data table, the Default Component Settings and Default Connection Settings stored in the catalog update the data in the New and Edit Component pane.

  11. Change any data that you need to update in the Edit component pane.

  12. Click Apply. If you added a new component, click Add.

  13. Expand Flanges.

  14. Select a flange, such as Flange Weld Neck. Alternatively, you can right-click, select Add, and then fill in the data for a flange in the New component pane.

  15. Change any data that you need to update in the Edit component pane.

  16. Select selection codes from the Applicable Gaskets list.

  17. Select selection codes from the Applicable Bolts list.

  18. Click Apply. If you added a new component, click Add.

  19. Click File > Save.

  20. To insert components that use selection codes, see Selection Codes Tutorial.