×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!
  • Students Click Here

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Jobs

Links from 2D drawing to 3D model

Links from 2D drawing to 3D model

Links from 2D drawing to 3D model

(OP)
thread560-201033: CATIA V5 Drawing links replace

Hi,

I have a 2D file with four sheets.
Each sheet has about 4-5 views.
All of them are locked.
They should be linked to an updated 3D file.
Do I need to link each view at a time with the 3D file?
Is there any way to do the link all views at a time?

Thanks

CAD 2015

RE: Links from 2D drawing to 3D model

Hi

First, in order to update any view, you need to unlock and after, update. But only if we talk about same 3D file which was used to create 2D views initially.

If links are correct done, the views will update. Many times, this operations are done with a macro just because is more faster.

If we talk about another 3D file, with a different UUUID than initial one, can be done only after deleting initial links of the views and relink to the new 3D.

For both cases I believe you can search the forum for more details. Anyway, first unlock views then all other operations.

Regards
Fernando

https://picasaweb.google.com/102257836106335725208 - Romania
https://picasaweb.google.com/103462806772634246699... - EU

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login


Resources


Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close