AutoCAD Plant 3D General DIscussion

AutoCAD Plant 3D General DIscussion

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jeremylegleu
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Bill Of Materials

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08-20-2012 06:54 AM

I just received instruction to run a BOM (Bill Of Materials) on an entire piping job.  Meaning, we want to extract a BOM that accounts for every line number we have in that job folder.  Is that possible to do?

Yes, you'll need to group your items according to the line number.  Use the report creator.  At the bottom of the page referred to in the link below there is a short section on grouping. Basically, you'll switch out the Short description field with the Line number tag field.

 

http://www.pdoteam.com/2012/07/creating-a-bill-of-material-row-number-in-plant-3d-reports/

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Re: Bill Of Materials

08-20-2012 08:47 AM in reply to: jeremylegleu

Yes, you'll need to group your items according to the line number.  Use the report creator.  At the bottom of the page referred to in the link below there is a short section on grouping. Basically, you'll switch out the Short description field with the Line number tag field.

 

http://www.pdoteam.com/2012/07/creating-a-bill-of-material-row-number-in-plant-3d-reports/

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Re: Bill Of Materials

08-20-2012 10:00 AM in reply to: dave.wolfe

Got it, thanks for your help!

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