we typically start our designs with generic part and sub assembly names, ie plate 1, sub assembly 3, etc... as the design progresses we eventually replace the generic names with the actual part numbers. the only way to do this thus far is to open each part do a "save copy as" and perform a replace component command in the assembly. usaully the replace component command causes errors with constraits and you usally end up deleting them and re-constraiting the part. this method is rather time consuming is there a better way to rename parts? thanks
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