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WHassan
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Sub-Assemblies change their Document Settings \ Units

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01-28-2013 08:41 AM

Hello All,

 

The sub-assemblies called in as children change their document Units of Measurement from Inches to Centimeters:

 

Even though all the sub-assemblies were originally made from the Inches template (Automation(in).iam) (with all the parameters being passed in inches), and if I open them individually, they are in still in inches.

But when they are added as children, the document settings change to make them set to cm.

 

Example at hand:

(Main Assembly, with the documents settings being inches)

MainAssy.png

 

 

 

(if I drill into a sub-assembly, the document settings show that units have changed to cm)

SubAssy.png

 

All help is appreciated.

Thanking you,

 

Wajih

 

Hi Wajih,

 

It appears to be a known problem that the unit of the sub-assembly will changed after its called in as children in some cases, which we are looking into, you may need to manually change the unit for now.

 

Thanks,

Amanda

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Re: Sub-Assemblies change their Document Settings \ Units

02-04-2013 07:18 PM in reply to: WHassan

Hi Wajih,

 

It appears to be a known problem that the unit of the sub-assembly will changed after its called in as children in some cases, which we are looking into, you may need to manually change the unit for now.

 

Thanks,

Amanda

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