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Component Operations

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Component Operations

Hey everyone,


I'm trying to use the MERGE and CUT OUT functions under Component Operations. However they are greyed out. Is there a config setting that needs to be set or some specific order of selecting parts in the assembly?


Thanks for the help.



Justin Giaquinto


Covidien


Boulder CO


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Component Operations

Justin,

I think you need the Advanced Assembly license to do these operations. Do you have this license pack?

James

Component Operations

Did we already address this?


RE: Component Operations

We use Merge and Cutout daily and we do not have "Advanced Assembly Extension".


This is a core funtion and should be available to you. When you select "Component Operations", you should see the old Pre-Wildfire Menu Manager with both options listed among others. I have never seen these greyed out.


Do you have a screen capture?



ΜΟΛΩΝ ΛΑΒΕ

Component Operations

They won't work in a simplified rep.

RE: Component Operations

I don't think a simplified rep will grey the commands out. Check and make sure there are no failed models in the assembly


and that you have a 'green' light on the bottom......... Still thinking!

Component Operations

We have had Pro/E thru WF4 without the AAX and have always had this
functionality. I'm not sure if that changed or not with Creo.



Tony


RE: Component Operations

There are no Simp Reps in the assembly, no failed components, and everything had been regenerated.


Here's a screen shot of it greyed out.

RE: Component Operations

Actually I'm trying to cut out this clip shape frrom the bottom of the frame. So yea, there is interferance between the two parts. Smiley Happy



From: -
Sent: Sunday, January 26, 2014 4:22 PM
To: Giaquinto, Justin
Subject: RE: [proecad] - RE: Component Operations



Justin,



Just throwing this out and it may have already been suggested – Have you tried resizing your pins so that there is a definite interference between the components to see if this “un-greys” the commands?



Just a thought.



Scott Schultz


Principal Consultant


3D Relief Inc.


3700 Willow Creek Drive


Raleigh, NC 27604


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