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Switching Views

File View displays files and folders. You can instead display bills of materials or a search form and results.

To switch views, do one of the following:

  • Click Display > Show Bills of Materials.

    The Bill of Materials View lists the BOMs in a vault folder.

    Named BOMs are listed automatically. You have to activate computed BOMs to list them in the Bill of Materials display.

  • Click Display > Show Search Results.

    The Search View displays the most recent search you used in the folder and the results of the search.

    If you change folders, the most recently used search form is displayed but you must specify search criteria and run the search to get results.
  • Click Display > Show Files to return to File View.

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