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Quantity note beside Item Balloon - Automatically?

Quantity note beside Item Balloon - Automatically?

(OP)
From a recent thread in the Solidworks forum:
"Balloon quantities" http://www.eng-tips.com/viewthread.cfm?qid=367883

Apparently they are able to attach a quantity label to each balloon. Linked to the BOM quantity.
Is there a function like this in Inventor? I'll have to wait all weekend before I can try this at work.
The standard in my office is to attach a text note to the item balloon and manually type a quantity, for each and every balloon.

STF

RE: Quantity note beside Item Balloon - Automatically?

There in Style Editor you have to change balloon shape to Circle - 2 Entries.

RE: Quantity note beside Item Balloon - Automatically?

(OP)
I'll try it - Thanks!

STF

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