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michael.shelley
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Registered: ‎02-11-2010
Message 1 of 7 (1,183 Views)

Resolve Link - What am I missing??

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10-31-2012 07:37 AM

Hi Guys,

 

I have spent the best part of 4 hours trying to solve this problem. I have moved my inventor files to a new hard disk.

 

I have then updated all file paths to match in the project folder options and in options in Inventor.

 

Yet I have to keep resolving links for content centre files in my assemblys??

 

I have read a lot of what has been posted before here but can't really find a difinitive solution.

 

Can anyone help?

 

Thanks!!

 

Michael

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john.retzlaff
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Registered: ‎11-03-2003
Message 2 of 7 (1,181 Views)

Re: Resolve Link - What am I missing??

10-31-2012 07:44 AM in reply to: michael.shelley

Did you copy all the content center files to the same location on your new disk?

Check your project file to make sure the location is correct.

John Retzlaff
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michael.shelley
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Registered: ‎02-11-2010
Message 3 of 7 (1,161 Views)

Re: Resolve Link - What am I missing??

10-31-2012 12:38 PM in reply to: john.retzlaff

Hi!!

 

Yes I did. I have remapped all the project properties to match where the content is. I have also updated all the file paths in the options tab.

 

Michael

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john.retzlaff
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Message 4 of 7 (1,154 Views)

Re: Resolve Link - What am I missing??

10-31-2012 12:51 PM in reply to: michael.shelley

Did you change drive letters?

John Retzlaff
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michael.shelley
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Message 5 of 7 (1,149 Views)

Re: Resolve Link - What am I missing??

10-31-2012 01:14 PM in reply to: john.retzlaff

Yes, From drive C to D but this has been changed in all paths??

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john.retzlaff
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Message 6 of 7 (1,146 Views)

Re: Resolve Link - What am I missing??

10-31-2012 01:16 PM in reply to: michael.shelley

Try opening the assembly, Manage tab, Content Center Panel, Refresh.

John Retzlaff
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rhasell
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Registered: ‎05-23-2007
Message 7 of 7 (1,122 Views)

Re: Resolve Link - What am I missing??

10-31-2012 04:16 PM in reply to: john.retzlaff

I assume you copied the content centre file from your user directory, or wherever the project file points to. (Honestly I am not sure where it lives anymore)

 

I have experienced this many years ago, fix for the future:

 

Copy all your content centre files to your 'Workspace' folder, and then re-map the project/defaults to the new directory, this should solve all future issues.

 

Example:

cc files.JPG

 


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