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Orest_iy
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Registered: ‎03-22-2008
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Copied by Design Assistant assembly cannot be altered in Design Assistant

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04-10-2012 01:40 AM

Hello

I  just made a copy of assembly in Design Assistant.

I opened the copied assembly in Design Assistant to make some changes.

Parts are accessible but I have only "Clear" option possibe.

Please advice the possible reasons why?

 

http://screencast.com/t/VYsx600WSzQ

Orest Yavtushenko

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Daniel248
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Registered: ‎04-15-2011
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Re: Copied by Design Assistant assembly cannot be altered in Design Assistant

04-10-2012 12:34 PM in reply to: Orest_iy

It is likely that your  _ASSEMBLY folder is a Library.

Check your Project settings, and if you have to make changes to a Library, use a suitable project (the one specially set up to enable changes to Library parts, with CAUTION).

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Orest_iy
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Re: Copied by Design Assistant assembly cannot be altered in Design Assistant

04-11-2012 10:56 PM in reply to: Daniel248

The assembly file does not belong to custom library.

If it even does I could not copy it from the beginning. As you can see I do copy of assembly and than open this copy which has accessible but not editable parts. The Standard Parts (library parts) are not accessible at all (grey).

Orest

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