|Work Order Management
|| Several exciting new features
have been introduced that provide enhanced capabilities for executing
Brownfield design changes in the form of work orders. The following features
work in tandem with one another:
Order Manager - Allows you to define a work order number,
description, status, and other properties for a brownfield design project. The
ability to import work orders from a third party system like SAP is also
possible in this interface.
- Properties Control
- Allows you to assign work orders, bill of material documents,
revisions, and other custom properties to components that are used in your
- Thematic Manager
- Allows you to create and apply visual styles to components based
on any property values such as work order. You have the ability to color code
or change line types or even turn on or off the display of any components that
match the filter criteria specified in the theme that you create. This makes
highlighting design changes for a given work order straightforward and simple.
Manager - Allows you to define bills of material for any given work
order, document, and revision. You can add new parts or edit existing items.
Validation checks ensure that your BOM data is accurate. With some
customization required, you can submit your BOM data in JSON format to a
purchasing system like SAP.
|PLC I/O Text Import
|| You now have the option of
including Installation, Location, and Device Tags in your Excel import files to
specifically identify a device that the I/O addresses apply to. When these
fields are specified in the import file, the software will only apply the I/O
text to the device that matches the ID specified in your import file.
|| You now have the ability to
right click in the Symbol Text dialog and remove an attribute associated with
the selected symbol.
Conductor Text Visibility
|| You now have the ability to
turn on or off the visibility of Cable Diagram conductor text using a new
display setting found in the
||Several enhancements have been
made to make inserting fields more flexible than ever before.
to create a custom expression using the installation and location variables so
that you can even specify the installation and location values on separate
lines. You can also define the default field parameters for colors, line type,
and text settings in order to define a default corporate standard.
- Fields can now be
defined either as a block or any custom defined shape enabling you greater
flexibility to capture the specific components that you need.
|Even and Odd
Automatic Wire Numbering
|| You now have the flexibility to
specify even and odd wire numbering schemes when automatically assigning wire
numbers to selected pages or circuits making it faster and easier to adhere to
various electrical standards that require this type of numbering scheme.
||An enhancement has been made to
the Masts & Cables tab of the Lightning Protection dialog to make it easier
to highlight the masts and cables that are used in the lightning protection
- The 'Show Masts'
toggle was enhanced to highlight the mast when toggled on.
- A new 'Show
Cables' toggle was added in the overhead cables table to allow you to highlight
- Toggled on cables
and masts remain selected as long as they are toggled on in the dialog.
- A new check all
toggles button was added for both masts and cables in case you want to
highlight all of them at once.
|Dock Symbol Creation
||The Symbol Creation Wizard has
been adjusted to a more vertical layout and converted into a dock panel that
enables you to dock the wizard in the drawing interface and collapse it to a
tab if so desired.
|| Added a Create Catalog button to
the Configuration Variables > ELEC_CATALOG_PATH > Modify Catalog Paths
dialog to create a new symbol catalog.
|| Added support for the IMS login