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When I want to relinquish ownership of a file(s) and uncheck this box, I often don't want to apply it to all the files, but because there is not other method at this point but to go into the vault and regain ownership of the files that you want.  In this case I have a factory file that I am checking in certain members and want to release ownership of, but not the parent factory file.  I would like to see this option be able to select which files to apply this to.

 

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gaasheim

DWF is out of date / not system controlled

Status: Accepted
by gaasheim on ‎01-31-2013 08:37 AM

Hello,

 

We are using VP 2013 and Dynamics Axapta in our company. We export complete BOM's with DWF files to DAX. Problem is that you don't know if DWF is out of date or system controlled(made by job server). So before release we check the top of the BOM with the pack and go function. This gives you an answer if the DWF are out of date. We then have to send the out of date files to job server for a new file. 

Could there be a function that said check DWF files to the BOM before release? And if the BOM has files that are out of date or not system generated, send the complete list to job server for update.

Status: Accepted
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JHUNT107

Remove the "Details" button

Status: New Idea
by JHUNT107 ‎07-30-2014 08:11 AM - edited ‎07-30-2014 08:14 AM

Please remove the "Details" button that expands the Warning/Error message windows. In my experience the average user doesn't even SEE the button. The button only hides relevant information from the user.

 

I'm curious what prompted the creation of the "Details" button in the first place?

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There should be a priview-like the prview in the Windows explorer-for common files like:

*PDF

*PowerPoint

*Word

*pictures

...

 

There should be at least a thumbnail of the file's first page. The best variant would be preview where the user can scroll through!

 

 

Status: Under Review
Thank you for posting this idea. I have merge another post with this one as they are asking for the same feature enhancement.
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Neil_Cross

No tooltip for Group By function in Item

Status: New Idea
by *Expert Elite* on ‎10-06-2014 04:10 AM

Very minor, not important.  But a slight irritation when having to explain this function to users.

The 'Group By' button which appears on the 'Parts Only' view of an Item BOM, when hovering the mouse cursor over this button there is no tooltip describing what this is.  Literally every other button has a tooltip except this one.  The button still works, but it's a nuisance for when telling users which button does which job, I have to describe it via it's proximity to something else rather than the tooltip which is a standard go-to for Windows Applications.

 

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sleposa

Saved Search based on Vault status

Status: New Idea
by sleposa on ‎08-05-2014 10:48 AM

I would like a way to create a saved search in Vault workgroup that allows me to see if any files in a certain folder are newer than what is saved on my desktop. I can create one if I have a numerical value for the Vault version, but not one that identifies what files are at a different version than what is on my desktop. This will work great for 2D or 3D part libraries in which there are multiple subfolders under one main folder and it is also updated by  anyone. Currently, I must go through each subfolder to know what is al a different state. This would allow me to at a glance see if anything in my library is out of date and use the files on my desktop instead of checking them out everytime.

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jorge.lopera

EXCEL LINKED

Status: Future Consideration
by Active Contributor jorge.lopera on ‎02-15-2013 09:38 AM

Hi, for project where there's different skateholders and users, It would be nice to build a Dashboard from the project using different excel linked, 

 

There's a post at the forum where somebody asks how to check-in two xls files linked and checkin at time.

 

At this moment, when you try to checkin an xls file with links with anothers xls files, Vault doesn`t recognize that link....

 

Regads

Status: Future Consideration
Thank you for your feedback. Unfortunately, at this time this is a limitation as to how much excel exposes it links through the API.
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hallgrimur

User properties on multible layouts

Status: Accepted
by Contributor hallgrimur on ‎05-21-2013 03:27 AM

The ability to map user properties from multible layouts in one DWG file using the same block multible times as header.

 

with regard

Hallgrimur

Status: Accepted
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Because when I'm trying to research functions I need to be able to open multiple pages/tabs in the help. 

 

I'd suggest keeping it restricted to Autodeskers for editing of course. 

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dherman469

Better Integration with Inventor Publisher

Status: Accepted
by Valued Contributor dherman469 on ‎06-20-2012 06:18 AM

Hello,

     We are just starting to use Inventor Publisher, and I've found that the Vault integration is a little too simplistic.  Currently I can't use the Where Used tab on a component or assembly to see if it is used in a Publisher document.  Also, I can't use the Uses tab on the Publisher document to see the component files.  Doing a Copy Design on an IAM file should give the option to also copy the Publisher document.  Basically, Vault should work with Publisher the same way that it works with Inventor.  It will be hard to control a revision scheme to Publisher literature documents if I can't use Vault to check against the component files.  I may do a dimensionsal change to a component and have no idea that component is used in a Publisher document.  Now my literature is incorrect and nobody has any idea unless they open the Publisher file.  It's a problem that I can easily see happening. 

 

Daniel Hermanson

Status: Accepted
Hi Daniel, Thanks for submitting this request. We will monitor this request for other feedback from the community.
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