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UpnorthSouth
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Registered: ‎05-01-2012
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Ipart not rebuilding in drawing

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05-01-2012 08:32 AM

Would anyone have an ilogic code to work around the Inventor bug of iparts not wanting to rebuild in drawings

after changes are made to the ipart.

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mcgyvr
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Registered: ‎12-01-2004
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Re: Ipart not rebuilding in drawing

05-01-2012 09:26 AM in reply to: UpnorthSouth

I think you can just create a rule to rebuild and trigger it on the "before save event"

You might need to run a rule to "regenerate" the members too but just try this first..

 

Just paste this in a new rule and try it...

 

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ThisDoc.Document.Rebuild()

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UpnorthSouth
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Registered: ‎05-01-2012
Message 3 of 4 (82 Views)

Re: Ipart not rebuilding in drawing

05-02-2012 04:49 AM in reply to: mcgyvr

     Appreciate your response and I did try that code yesterday before posting but it did not work. I still have to use my

work around Edit View\Model State\Active Family Member then select which configuation I want in the drawing.

I may not be doing the right thing with the rule. I'm adding the rule to the part file after the fact. The drawing was

already done and I decided to add a radius but it would not change in the drawing. I used rebuild all and regenerate

and it did not update.

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IgorMir
Posts: 481
Registered: ‎08-02-2003
Message 4 of 4 (66 Views)

Re: Ipart not rebuilding in drawing

05-02-2012 06:27 PM in reply to: UpnorthSouth

Sometimes I run into the same situation. Not often enough as to give it a thorough investigation but. Try to delete the stubborn child :smileyhappy: in a child folder and then re-generate it in a factory.

Regards,

Igor.

Web: www.meqc.com.au

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