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Inserting Components in Succession

You can select several components and click in succession to place them in different locations in the assembly.

  1. Click Insert Components tool_Insert_Components_Assembly.gif (Assembly toolbar) or Insert > Component > Existing Part/Assembly.
  2. In the PropertyManager, under Part/Assembly to Insert, click Browse.
  3. In the dialog box, Ctrl + select these parts:

    • bracket_2013.sldprt
    • head_2013.sldprt
    • scale_2013.sldprt
    • table_2013.sldprt

  4. Click Open.

    In the PropertyManager, all four parts are selected in Open documents. In the graphics area, a preview of bracket_2013 is attached to the pointer.

  5. Click to place the bracket approximately as shown.

    In the PropertyManager, the bracket disappears from the list. In the graphics area, a preview of head_2013 is attached to the pointer.

  6. Click in succession to place the head, the scale, and the table approximately as shown.

    The PropertyManager closes. Each component is inserted where you clicked to place it.

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