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IV11 Reorder Positional Representations in Browser

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06-22-2006 12:48 PM
Is there a way to reorder positional representations in the browser. I'd like to keep them in order of how the assembly will function. That way, it's easier to create the animation in Studio. See attached image.
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Re: IV11 Reorder Positional Representations in Browser

06-22-2006 01:04 PM in reply to: robtupa
yes, I'd like this too... I don't think it is currently possible.
*Hovhannes Sadoyan /Autodesk/
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Re: IV11 Reorder Positional Representations in Browser

06-22-2006 01:25 PM in reply to: robtupa
I don't believe it is now possible to sort/rearrange Design Views,
Positional Representations, or Level of Details.

I have logged your request in the Inventor Assemblies Wish list (798925).

Regards,
Hovhannes Sadoyan
Autodesk

robtupa wrote:
> Is there a way to reorder positional representations in the browser. I'd like to keep them in order of how the assembly will function. That way, it's easier to create the animation in Studio. See attached image.
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*Joe Doyle \(Autodesk\)
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Re: IV11 Reorder Positional Representations in Browser

06-22-2006 02:48 PM in reply to: robtupa
This is not supported but it is a good enhancement (logged by Hovhannes).
One possible work-around would be to make use of the copy capability
(Right-click on the rep and then Copy). This will place the copy at the end
of the list. Just copy them in the sequence you want them to appear and then
delete the originals.
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Joe
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Is there a way to reorder positional representations in the browser. I'd
like to keep them in order of how the assembly will function. That way,
it's easier to create the animation in Studio. See attached image.
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Re: IV11 Reorder Positional Representations in Browser

06-22-2006 03:15 PM in reply to: robtupa
I agree that this is needed...

-Russ
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Re: IV11 Reorder Positional Representations in Browser

11-10-2010 12:55 PM in reply to: WalkerRA

This sure would be great right now... (4-5 years later)

Thank god someone at Autodesk was smart enough that as long as you copy and keep the name the same the IDW views associated with that don't go up in smoke.

I use design view reps for assembly steps for the floor people. There are many times when I need to add operations (view reps) or move them around,etc... 

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Re: IV11 Reorder Positional Representations in Browser

09-01-2011 02:29 AM in reply to: robtupa

Anyone know whether this has been implemented in IV2012?

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Re: IV11 Reorder Positional Representations in Browser

11-14-2012 05:17 AM in reply to: robtupa

I would also like to express my interest in such an option!

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