Sometime we need to find out, what we got in our specs,
while we are in Design module.
We can use standard tool ‘search utility’ or small forms like this. Also its possible to extend functionality using PML callbacks from such user forms.
Sometimes its hard to find out how to query info for bolts,
but with this post I think it will be easy.
Continue reading Bolt Reporting
After updating Aveva Pdms to version 12.1 we got problem, that we can’t preview PLT files if we use TTF.
Continue reading Preview isometric in PDF using UserControl in Aveva Pdms
While creating Pipe elements, we may face with situation when we need to preview category elements, that’s in current specification. Continue reading Pipe Component Preview
Usually admins don’t have problems with export to .ATT of a small models or
if they have not demanding customer.
Continue reading Export specific attributes to .ATT (Navisworks)
To find clashed elements in CSV format in customizeable way you can you such request. This example search thought pipes under /STABILIZER.
1;# HH CLASH; NOZZLE 2 of EQUIPMENT 1 of ZONE 1 of SITE /AFG-CX01.HVAC; NOZZLE 2 of EQUIPMENT 1 of ZONE 3 of SITE /AFG-CX01.HVAC; at E11299 N1299 U1501;user
2; # HH TOU; NOZZLE 2 of EQUIPMENT 1 of ZONE 1 of SITE /AFG-CX01.HVAC; BOX 1 of EQUIPMENT 1 of ZONE 3 of SITE /AFG-CX01.HVAC; at E11300 N1125 U1500;user Continue reading Clash Report in CSV format
We will need:
- GhostScript (link)
- Plot (placed in %PDMSEXE%\Plot\ + also need %PDMSEXE%\libifcoremd.dll and%PDMSEXE%\libmmd.dll)
- and .bat file
Continue reading Print isometrics in PDF as PDF collection from PLT
Does your test.dll correctly loaded in PDMS?
You can check this Help->About->Additional Info (this path is for PDMS 12.1 SP4)
This macro may be used to find out, what END is closer to PANE (or all other types) that is intersects SCTN.
We use clash tool, to find out at what point we have collision and than check which end is closer to it.
Continue reading Find SCTN end clashed with Panel
Usually when user haven’t properly exit from Aveva Pdms, they leave phantom users in the system or claim some elements.
Continue reading Self Expunge from Pdms\E3D