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BP95
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Registered: ‎07-16-2013
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Creating a Custom Iproperty

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07-16-2013 01:07 PM

Hello, I've created a custom Iproperty and have put it into the Title block of the Drawing. The trouble I'm having though, is that I would like that iproperty to be a default property when I open a new drawing, that way I don't have to go and make a new custom property every single time I make a new drawing. So is there anyway to save an iproperty as a default property for inventor? If you have any solutions or ideas it would be much appreciated. Thank you.

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mcgyvr
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Re: Creating a Custom Iproperty

07-16-2013 01:20 PM in reply to: BP95

You can just open your template and add the custom field there.. Then each time you start a new part using that template the custom field will be there..

 

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Re: Creating a Custom Iproperty

07-16-2013 01:26 PM in reply to: BP95

Hi BP95,

 

To follow up on what mcgyvr suggests, there is a bit of trick to doing this if your intent is to pull a model iProperty into the drawing title block:

http://forums.autodesk.com/t5/Autodesk-Inventor/ipt-Custom-iProperties-to-idw-Title-Block/m-p/379641...

 

I hope this helps.
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Curtis
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