A catalog contains many of the different size options available for each component. Learn how to add and remove component sizes from your catalogs.
- [Presenter] If you need to create a new part…to your catalog sometimes it's best to create a duplicate…of an existing part and make the modifications to the copy.…It's good practice not to make…the changes in the master catalog.…Here's how you would create a component…that has the same physical properties…as the original but has different descriptions.…So let's scroll down to your exercise file.…So we'll have file, open catalog, desktop,…exercise files, editing parts, and we're going to…go to our pipes and fittings catalog.…
Now let's go to the catalog editor.…We're going to come down and we're going to filter…for a short description for our Linkedin phlange.…And there it is.…Let's highlight that and there's the information…that we created when we did the two inch size.…So now we're going to come across and look at our sizes.…So right now we only have a two inch size in here.…So what we're going to do is we're going to add another size,…so just to do that we're going to click add size,…and notice that it comes up as undefined.…
- Using part filters
- Modifying parts
- Adding new parts to a catalog
- Using the Spec Editor
- Creating a new spec
- Adding components to a spec
- Editing parts
- Using Part Use Priority
- Editing specs in Excel
- Setting up and modifying a branch table
- Testing components and branch tables
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 11/16/2018. What changed?
A: The following topic was updated: locating the specs and catalogs within the project folders.