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Hiding Family Table columns on drawing

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Hiding Family Table columns on drawing

Hi All,

I have a model of some trim strip that has some family table instances,
and I've created a drawing showing the generic along with the family
table to show cut angles & lengths for the instances.
One of the instances has a spinal bend to allow the part to be shown in
it's finished shape in the assembly.

My problem is that I would like to hide the columns in the family table
that pertain to the spinal bend - these have nothing to do with cutting
the part, so I'd like to leave them off to keep the drawing simple.

Is there a way to do this, or am I missing some obvious other approach?


Thank you,

James Kasson
Layout Manager
Steehead Metal Corp.
Tel: (208) 463-0441 x107
Fax: (208) 463-0461

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Hiding Family Table columns on drawing

Go to the table

Table > Repeat Region >Filters > (select the region) > By Rule > Add

Type the following:

&fam.inst.param.name != <the header=" of=" the=" family=" table=" column=" you=" want=" to<br="/>remove>



( recall that != is pro/e relation-speak for "does not equal")



The header will probably be something like [SPINAL BEND]. If there is a
space in there, like I show here, you'll need to put it in quotes, so it
would be

&fam.inst.param.name != "[SPINAL BEND]"







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Lyle Beidler
MGS Inc
178 Muddy Creek Church Rd
Denver PA 17517
717-336-7528
Fax 717-336-0514
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Re: Hiding Family Table columns on drawing