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LawrenceFHoughton
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Registered: ‎11-11-2008
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Making parts of an assembly invisible in some idw views : Not working in 2012.

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07-21-2011 01:34 PM

Because of the disparity in size of some components I need to make parts of an assembly invisible.

The last time I did this was last Monday in IV2011. Tuesday I loaded IV2012. I have drawn the same parts in 2012 and now I cannot do it. "Visibility" is grayed out in the browser.

 

Why is this? Bug or setting?

 

... LFH

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mcgyvr
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Re: Making parts of an assembly invisible in some idw views : Not working in 201

07-21-2011 01:44 PM in reply to: LawrenceFHoughton

See attached.. Uncheck it if you want to be able to control visibility in the IDW.. Check it if you want visibility to be controlled via a design view rep in the assembly.. Been this way since 2009 I believe.

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Re: Making parts of an assembly invisible in some idw views : Not working in 201

07-21-2011 02:11 PM in reply to: mcgyvr

Thankyou. Problem solved.

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