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New features

New features and enhancements

PDF export - Include additional documents

If you have external PDF files attached or included in the electrical project, you can integrate them to the exported PDF file when you export the electrical project to PDF file.

PDF export - "Data sheets" section in the bookmarks

When you export a BOM report to PDF, a specific bookmark is created containing all the data sheets associated with the manufacturer parts.

ERP connection - User data/ERP data

If you use an ERP data connection, in the Manufacturer part management, the columns displays the ERP data, otherwise they display the User data.

Report management - Show field used for break condition in the report preview

A new parameter allows you to display in the report preview a specific column materializing the sort and the break conditions.

Links in reports in a merged cell

In reports, you can manage links in a merged cell, for example, when several components use the same manufacturer part.

User interface makeover

Several enhancements allow you to use an interface, more friendly and ergonomic.

Attribute in Origin - Destination arrows

In the Origin - Destination arrows, the attribute #P_CONNECTED_0 allows you to display the mark of the components connected through the arrows.

Displaying all the wire numbers on a line

When you number the wires, you can select a specific mode allowing you to display all the wire numbers on a line.

Electrical Content Portal integration

Electrical Content Portal (ECP) is the where you can download content, such as symbols, manufacturer parts, cable references, and files for 2D layouts. A specific dockable panel displays the ECP interface. It lets you download content and automatically unarchive it into the respective libraries.

Connection Point creation enhancements

Connection points (CPoints) let you connect wires or cables with connectors. The commands to create connection points (CPoints) are available in the SOLIDWORKS Electrical menu. You can assign Cpoints by selecting an edge or a cylindrical surface. To delete an assignment in the CPoint Assignment table, right-click the row and select Delete CPoint(s).



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