AutoCAD Plant 3D General DIscussion

AutoCAD Plant 3D General DIscussion

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Registered: ‎10-26-2009
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change the default dimention value for custom part in 2013

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06-19-2012 02:45 AM

Hi all


is there anyway to change the default dimention value for those custom parts?

then we can use it dirrrectly and do not have to change it every time.



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Registered: ‎03-05-2010
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Re: change the default dimention value for custom part in 2013

07-05-2012 07:56 AM in reply to: 19820415



You need to edit the “CustomParts Imperial Catalog.pcat” and/or “CustomParts Metric Catalog.pcat” that are located in the folder "C:\AutoCAD Plant 3D 2013 Content\CPak Common".


Once you have done that you need to update the specs that are stored here (CustomParts Imperial.pspx and/or CustomParts Metric.pspx):


C:\AutoCAD Plant 3D 2013 Content\CPak Common\CustomPartsSpecs.


I hope this helps.



Dan Scales
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