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karthur1
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No longer get Extended Browser information

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10-12-2012 11:30 AM

When I add a hole feature to my parts, I used to get the extended information in the browser... like extrusion depth, hole size, tap size, depths....etc.

 

Just noticed that I no longer get that.  Not sure exactly when it stopped working correctly.  Checked the Tools >Application Options and I have that checked.  I did a repair install on my Inventor and rebooted and it still does not work.

 

Would really like to get that back.

 

2012-10-12_1253.jpg

 

Windows 7 x64 -12 GB Ram
Intel i7-930 @ 3.60ghz
nVidia GTS 250 -1GB (Driver 301.42)
INV Pro R2013, SP1.1
Vault 2013

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johnsonshiue
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Message 2 of 7 (273 Views)

Re: No longer get Extended Browser information

10-12-2012 12:33 PM in reply to: karthur1

Kirk,

 

Could you post the part here or send it to me? I cannot reproduce it on my machine.

Thanks!

 



Johnson Shiue (johnson.shiue@autodesk.com)
Senior Principal SQA Engineer, Inventor
Mechanical Design
Autodesk, Inc.

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karthur1
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Re: No longer get Extended Browser information

10-12-2012 12:53 PM in reply to: johnsonshiue

Just created a new one from scratch.  No extended information.

 

2012-10-12_1451.jpg

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john.retzlaff
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Message 4 of 7 (259 Views)

Re: No longer get Extended Browser information

10-12-2012 01:04 PM in reply to: karthur1

I get the extended info here.

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Re: No longer get Extended Browser information

10-12-2012 01:20 PM in reply to: karthur1

Kirk,

 

Could you check two places for me?

 

1) Click on the funnel button. Is "Show Extended Names" option checked?

 

Funnel.png

 

2. Are you running any special Add-Ins not shipped with Inventor R2013?

 

Thanks!

 



Johnson Shiue (johnson.shiue@autodesk.com)
Senior Principal SQA Engineer, Inventor
Mechanical Design
Autodesk, Inc.

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karthur1
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Re: No longer get Extended Browser information

10-12-2012 01:35 PM in reply to: johnsonshiue

Show Extended Names - - Check

 

2012-10-12_1528.jpg

 

Of coarse I run some add-ins. How am I supposed to work without them..:smileyhappy:  Here is what's loaded.  I will start unloading them and see what happens.

 

 

2012-10-12_1529.jpg

 

 

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Message 7 of 7 (198 Views)

Re: No longer get Extended Browser information

10-30-2012 12:50 PM in reply to: karthur1

Still have the issue.

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