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adding CSV-BOM

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JohnnyBeales
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adding CSV-BOM

I have been using the add-in CSV-BOM for several months but have either deleted it or it has been deleted.

I can download it again but don't seem to be able to add it again.

I have downloaded the zip file, available here, but when I go to the appropriate folder when in Fusion, going to add-ins, clicking on the green + and navigating to the appropriate folder the .py files are all greyed out.

 

I think I have followed the instructions to the letter, and have added it before, so am wondering if I am doing something wrong or if there is an issue.

 

I'm using a macbook pro if that makes any difference.

 

Thanks

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kandennti
in reply to: JohnnyBeales

Hi @JohnnyBeales .

 

When registering an add-in, instead of specifying the .py file, specify the parent folder.

 

Also, if you download a zip file from github, it will have a name like "-master", but you need to change it and make it look like this.

CSV-BOM-Plus(folder name)
├─CSV-BOM-Plus.manifest
└─CSV-BOM-Plus.py

 

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BrianEkins
in reply to: JohnnyBeales

When you add a script or add-in to the dialog, you select the folder that contains the script or add-in files, not the py file inside the folder.

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JohnnyBeales
in reply to: JohnnyBeales

Thank you both, and for the fast response.

It's simple when you know how but the instructions on github say to select the .py file.

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