AVEVA. PDMS.PML. Sort explorer using txt

Its possible to sort CE members by txt file(C:\array.txt) list, using this script:

!stringPath = ‘C:\array.txt’
!objectFilePath = object FILE(!stringPath)
!lines = !objectFilePath.readFile()
if( !lines.size() eq 0)then
return
endif
do !line from 2 to !lines.size() – 1
if(!lines[!line] ne ”) then
!realLine = !line – 1
reorder $!lines[$!line] after $!lines[$!realLine]
handle any
endhandle
endif
enddo

Video manual:

Aveva.PDMS.Convert DXF to PLT

Usually people use .plt for isodraft underlay, here are three methods for generating plt.

1. Pdms Command ( PLOT = D:\AVEVA\Plant\PDMS12.0.SP*\Plot\Plot.exe, Video) :

SYSCOM ‘PLOT PDMS C:\plot.dxf C:\plot.plt‘ 

2. Another good method is to use E3D, it can import dxf files without any difficulties and generate Draft Library.

3. Third method is to use Autocad and Autolisp script supplied with PDMS

How to make TTY mode auto-login shortcut to run script

Aveva PDMS arguments:

%pdms_installed_dir%\pdms.bat [mode] [project] [UN/PW] [MDB] [Load Method]

Sample:

%pdms_installed_dir%\pdms.bat TTY SAM SYSTEM/XXXXXX /PIPE $M/%dir_location%\scriptName.pmlmac

Aveva E3D arguments:

CALL “C:\Program Files (x86)\AVEVA\Everything3D2.10\mon.exe” PROD E3D init “C:\Program Files (x86)\AVEVA\Everything3D2.10\launch.init” TTY XXX SYSTEM/XXXXXX /MDB $m/macroPath