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Can anyone explain the balloon shape "Circular with 2 entities"

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03-01-2013 12:21 PM

I'm trying to figure out what the additional number in the balloon option "circular w/ 2 entities" represents. 

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Re: Can anyone explain the balloon shape "Circular with 2 entities"

03-01-2013 12:29 PM in reply to: jpblower

HI jpblower,

 

By default this displays the Item number on top, then the QTY, but you can edit the balloon style to change which one displays on top, or to use different  iProperties.

 

I hope this helps.
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Curtis
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Re: Can anyone explain the balloon shape "Circular with 2 entities"

03-01-2013 12:54 PM in reply to: jpblower

Thanks.  Is there anyway to override the second number?  I can override the item number but nothing else.

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Re: Can anyone explain the balloon shape "Circular with 2 entities"

03-01-2013 01:23 PM in reply to: jpblower

Not an expert by any means but I did do this the other day.  Go into the BOM  and create a phantom part.  Yhen you can edit the balloon to use the phantom part data 

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