AutoCAD Structural Detailing General DIscussion

AutoCAD Structural Detailing General DIscussion

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User Materials?

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06-05-2012 01:02 AM
How can i set user materials? (Stainless steel, glass etc.)
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Re: User Materials?

07-26-2012 08:50 AM in reply to: lanzman

The solution stay in this diraction:

C:\ProgramData\Autodesk\Structural\Common Data\2013\Data\Mate


There are all catalogs, and is posible to create copy of anyone and change the name. It's important that the name started with RMAT.

In each xml file there are little manual in diferent lenguage with description how to create new material in catalog.


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Re: User Materials?

09-26-2013 04:48 AM in reply to: lanzman



i have added some materials but i can not find a position in the XML where i can define the weight for the new material?


thanks Hermann

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