Define New Equipment Foundation Part Class - Intergraph Smart 3D - Help

Intergraph Smart 3D Catalog

Intergraph Smart 3D
12.1 (2019)
  1. Create the symbol, symbol preview, and macro code for the new part class (see Note below).

  2. Click Grid View in the ribbon.

  3. In the tree view, click Structure > Objects > Equipment Foundations.

  4. Click Catalog > New > Class.

  5. On the General tab, enter a name for the part class.

  6. Select a classification for the part class.

  7. Enter a symbol definition and a preview graphic for the part class. See the Smart 3D Reference Data Guide for more information on symbol definitions and preview graphics.

  8. Select the Definition tab.

  9. Select a Category to sort the available properties. Select <All> to display all available properties. Properties that are grayed out are required and cannot be removed.

  10. Add any properties that you want to use.

  11. Select the Occurrence tab.

  12. Define any occurrences properties that you want to use.

  13. Click OK.

You must create a new symbol and macro code for the part class before creating the new part class. Refer to the Smart 3D Reference Data Guide for more information on creating symbols. Refer to the Intergraph Smart 3D Programmer's Guide for more information about coding the macro. You can use the delivered macro as a starting point for your macro. However, we recommend that you make a copy of the delivered macro and modify the copy. Do not modify the delivered macro.

For more information, see Equip Foundations.