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Auto update mass on drawings?

Valued Contributor
Valued Contributor

Mass on my drawing doesnt auto update i have to open the model go to data management > properties > update

 

how do i fix this?

Regards,

MagRiz
(ST9 User Est 01.18)
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Re: Auto update mass on drawings?

Gears Phenom Gears Phenom
Gears Phenom

Hi @MagRiz

 

What I do is before creating the drawing I do the path you described.

 

I added this code to my drawing template: Estimated Weight: %{Mass/@3|R1}

 

Anytime you change the model - mass, you have to update the 3D model first, then the mass on the dwg will update automatically.

 

regards,

Arek

Re: Auto update mass on drawings?

Valued Contributor
Valued Contributor

Hi thats the code i have set and even after i click on update all documents and go back to the drawing it still doesnt update the mass 

Regards,

MagRiz
(ST9 User Est 01.18)

Re: Auto update mass on drawings?

Gears Phenom Gears Phenom
Gears Phenom

hI @MagRiz

 

Have you got this box ticked?

 

MASS.png

 

regards,

Arek

Re: Auto update mass on drawings?

Gears Phenom Gears Phenom
Gears Phenom

Hi @MagRiz

 

uploaded a video:

 

(view in My Videos)

Re: Auto update mass on drawings?

Siemens Valued Contributor Siemens Valued Contributor
Siemens Valued Contributor

MP5 for Solid Edge 2019 is now available for downloading and should address the property text update issue.