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Plant Design System (PDS) Piping Design Graphics (PD_Design)

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These commands allow you to plot and diagnose problems in design files. They also allow you to define the active options for the file and what reference models are attached and displayed.

Plot Model — Plots the active model.

File Design — Saves the active MicroStation and PDS parameters.

Exit — Exits the graphics environment and saves all changes to the design file.

Active Options — Sets the options for working in Piping Design.

Data Verification and Diagnostics — Provides access to a set of utilities used to verify the integrity of the model file.

Reference Model — Provides a set of options for controlling reference file attachments.

Switch to Equipment — This command allows you to switch from the PD_Design application to the PD_Eqp application so you can modify equipment models in the active project.

Switch to Pipe Support — This command allows you to switch from the PD_Design application to the Pipe Support Designer application so you can modify pipe support models in the active project.

Switch to FWP — This command allows you to switch from the PD_Design application to FrameWorks Plus so you can modify structural models in the active project.

Switch to Stress Analysis — This command allows you to switch from the PD_Design application to the PD_Stress application to run stress analysis.

Switch to Iso Interactive — This command allows you switch from the PD_Design application to the PD_Iso application to run the interactive isometric extraction command.