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Component ID Format

Setting

 

Here you can set your Component ID Format.

 

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The Manage Component ID Format form:

 

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What are the benefits of this setting?

 

This uniquely identifies each Product/Labor Item in a Project. Used mainly on drawings and installation reports. There are two setting here:

 

Product Component ID Format - Applies to all non-Wire Products and Labor Items within a Project

Wire Component ID Format - Applies to all Wire Products within a Project

When to use this setting?

 

When you will be doing drawings in SIX.

Details

Functions

 

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You can add/delete rows from your Component ID Format list. You can also use the Move Up/Down buttons to position the rows.

 

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You can also copy one format to the other.

Fields

Type

 

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You can choose "Field" or "Text" for your Format Type. "Field" allows you to then select a project field in the Value column. "Text" allows you to type your own value in the Value column.

Value

 

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You can choose from a list product fields when your Format Type is set to "Field"

Length

 

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Here you can type in the length of the string you want to pull from the "Value" column.

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