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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)
4 REPLIES

Re: Auto update mass on drawings?

Phenom
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?

Phenom
Phenom

hI @MagRiz

 

Have you got this box ticked?

 

MASS.png

 

regards,

Arek

Re: Auto update mass on drawings?

Phenom
Phenom

Hi @MagRiz

 

uploaded a video:

 

(view in My Videos)