Vault General Discussion

Reply
*Expert Elite*
cbenner
Posts: 3,182
Registered: ‎04-06-2010
Message 1 of 4 (185 Views)
Accepted Solution

File is checked out, Inventor wants to do "Save As". WHY?!

185 Views, 3 Replies
12-27-2013 08:37 AM

I'm working in Inventor 2013 Pro, Tube & Pipe.  Huge assembly.  I have it ALL checked out.  I am trying to save the work I have done so far, and Inventor is prompting me to do "Save As" on a pipe route that I haven't even EDITED yet!  My only visible option at this point is to close down without saving and lose a half day's work.

 

Any ideas?

ChrisB

ADSK_Expert_Elite_Icon_S_Color_Blk.png

Please use Mark Solutions!.Accept as Solution &Give Kudos!Kudos to further enhance the value of these forums. Thank you! :smileyhappy:

http://cbennertipstricks.blogspot.com/


   

*Expert Elite*
cbenner
Posts: 3,182
Registered: ‎04-06-2010
Message 2 of 4 (181 Views)

Re: File is checked out, Inventor wants to do "Save As". WHY?!

12-27-2013 08:58 AM in reply to: cbenner

Quit without saving.  No choice.  Let's see how much time and money I just wasted.

ChrisB

ADSK_Expert_Elite_Icon_S_Color_Blk.png

Please use Mark Solutions!.Accept as Solution &Give Kudos!Kudos to further enhance the value of these forums. Thank you! :smileyhappy:

http://cbennertipstricks.blogspot.com/


   

Distinguished Contributor
chad38
Posts: 168
Registered: ‎12-04-2013
Message 3 of 4 (134 Views)

Re: File is checked out, Inventor wants to do "Save As". WHY?!

12-30-2013 07:28 AM in reply to: cbenner

Why not do a Save As? At least you could fix later. Maybe rename.

Cybertron PC
Intel Core i5-3470 CPU @ 3.20 GHz 3.60 GHz
16.0 GB RAM
Windows 7 Professional 64 Bit
3D Connexion Space Pilot
Inventor Professional 2014
Autocad Mechanical 2014
*Expert Elite*
cbenner
Posts: 3,182
Registered: ‎04-06-2010
Message 4 of 4 (130 Views)

Re: File is checked out, Inventor wants to do "Save As". WHY?!

12-30-2013 08:06 AM in reply to: chad38

If you do that while working with Tube & Pipe, you are inviting an aneurism.  Been there... done that.

ChrisB

ADSK_Expert_Elite_Icon_S_Color_Blk.png

Please use Mark Solutions!.Accept as Solution &Give Kudos!Kudos to further enhance the value of these forums. Thank you! :smileyhappy:

http://cbennertipstricks.blogspot.com/


   

You are not logged in.

Log into access your profile, ask and answer questions, share ideas and more. Haven't signed up yet? Register

Announcements
New button for Platinum & Gold Subscription customers
Gold & Platinum Subscription customers can alert Autodesk if they require assistance with their forum post

Manufacturing Community
The Manufacturing Community provides additional access to tips, tutorials, blogs and networking with peers.

Need installation help?

Start with some of our most frequented solutions to get help installing your software.

Ask the Community