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JimSteinmeyer
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Registered: ‎05-16-2011
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Regenerate iAssemblies?

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10-10-2012 10:21 AM

With the iAssembly I created I now have a message when I open the drawing informing me that i need to regenerate the factory. This terminology is new to me and I have not been able to accomplish this task. I have opened the assembly, selected manage, and updated the assembly with each of the iAssemblies active. This apparently is not sufficent. Can someone please inform me how to regenreate my factory?

 

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Jim

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mrattray
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Re: Regenerate iAssemblies?

10-10-2012 12:13 PM in reply to: JimSteinmeyer

1) Expand the table node in the browser for the factory file.

2) Shift select all of the members.

3) RMB and select "Generate Model"

4) Save

Mike (not Matt) Rattray

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JimSteinmeyer
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Re: Regenerate iAssemblies?

10-10-2012 01:36 PM in reply to: mrattray

Simple once you know what to do.

 

Thank you Mike.

Jim

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Mario428
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Re: Regenerate iAssemblies?

08-30-2013 04:00 AM in reply to: mrattray

mrattray wrote:

1) Expand the table node in the browser for the factory file.

2) Shift select all of the members.

3) RMB and select "Generate Model"

4) Save


2014 uses "Generate files" but works just as described. Been causing me headaches for a few weeks now. Searched for a better way. GRIN

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