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x2dalyon
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Looking for a way to turn on/off Xrefs when appending a file with the API

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07-25-2012 07:36 AM

I need to be able to either include Xrefs or not when appending with the API because I have a group of files I am appending and one of them needs Xrefs on and the others need Xrefs off. Anyone know of a way to accomplish this?

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xiaodong.liang
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Re: Looking for a way to turn on/off Xrefs when appending a file with the API

08-15-2012 11:32 PM in reply to: x2dalyon

Hi,

 

I do not see an API to do this. This option affects all files. 

 

There is a corresponding registry value 

 

lcodpdbx0_param_convert_xrefs:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Autodesk\Navisworks Manage x64\10.0\GlobalOptions\file_readers\lcodpdbx0

 

But it looks it can only affect the behavior before Navisworks launches (like you check/uncheck the option in [Global Options) dialog. It cannot take effect in the lifetime of Navisworks.

 



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