AutoCAD Map 3D General Discussion

AutoCAD Map 3D General Discussion

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bakerjd21
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lookup lists in Map 6?

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11-20-2002 12:29 AM
I plan on using Map 6 to convert utility data into a dwg. I have an Access database attached as a data source and have created a link templates. How do I create lookup lists (pick lists) that limit the values that can be entered? I have tried creating the lookup lists in Access, but Map doesn't seem to utilize them. I have also entered a range of values in the feature class area. Unfortunately, it limits the values but doesn't provide a picklist. Also, the values don't seem to be limited when using the Data View interface to change attributes.

Any help would be appreciated. I've spent many hours on this, but feel like I hit a brick wall!!!

Thanks,
Jason
*Friedrich, Scott
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Re: lookup lists in Map 6?

11-20-2002 02:05 AM in reply to: bakerjd21
"bakerjd21" wrote in message
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I plan on using Map 6 to convert utility data into a dwg. I have an Access
database attached as a data source and have created a link templates. How do
I create lookup lists (pick lists) that limit the values that can be
entered? I have tried creating the lookup lists in Access, but Map doesn't
seem to utilize them. I have also entered a range of values in the feature
class area. Unfortunately, it limits the values but doesn't provide a
picklist. Also, the values don't seem to be limited when using the Data View
interface to change attributes.
Any help would be appreciated. I've spent many hours on this, but feel like
I hit a brick wall!!!
Thanks,
Jason
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Unfortunately, Map Dataview does not support Look Up Tables - this has been
a wish list item for a while now. The only alternative is to create your
own Dataview through customization.

Scott
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