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GSE_Dan_A
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Inventor 2013 - Inventor Material Library Not Found

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06-15-2012 12:33 PM

Can't seem to locate the Inventor Material Library....under Default in Projects, the Inventor Material Library is highlighted in Red.  Anyone know where I need to browse to inorder to locate it?

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GSE Consultants Inc.
Windsor, ON. Canada
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GSE_Dan_A
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Re: Inventor 2013 - Inventor Material Library Not Found

06-18-2012 05:39 AM in reply to: GSE_Dan_A

I open Inventor 2013 and am greeted with this message after accepting the Updating Appearance. I assume this is expected as the original file was created and saved in Inventor 2012.

Error Message 1.jpg

 

Then when I try to apply a material and I select the silver ball I get this popping up....

 

Normal Behaviour.jpg

 

Is this expected behaviour or am I missing a link to someting?

GSE Consultants Inc.
Windsor, ON. Canada
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ChrisMitchell01
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Re: Inventor 2013 - Inventor Material Library Not Found

06-18-2012 04:28 PM in reply to: GSE_Dan_A

See attached for the default location of the Inventor material lib. Do you have this file on disk ?

 

Your Design Data setting for either the active project or in Application Options may also be coming in to play here. What do you have set for that ?

 

Thanks,
Chris



Chris Mitchell
Inventor Customer Engagement Team
Autodesk, Inc.

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