Data Ctrl Mechanical

Data Ctrl Mechanical

Win64, English

GGDesk
Automatically push parametric information through the entire Mechanical network to help maintain parameter values updated as you make changes.

General Usage Instructions

The main functionalities of the app work automatically on the background. The user should only need to select the parameters he/she wants to use.

Quick Update

In a dialog box, select the Mechanical system and select All Model to run the entire model or Current View for the elements visible in the current view. You can also filter elements by Workset(s) using different filter rules. Once you feel comfortable with your setup, Click Update Now to update the elements that match your setup. Afterward, you will get the total elements that have been updated. If any conflict is found it will show up in the Output box.

Match Parameters

Select an element from which the data will be copied, then select at least one element of each Mechanical network you want to copy the data to.

Cleanup Parameters

In a dialog box, select the Mechanical system and select Data Ctrl parameters, then select at least one element of each Mechanical network you want to clean up parameter values to.

Export/Import Parameters

Go to Setting -> General and click on Export Parameters or Import Parameters.

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Commands

Ribbon/Toolbar Icon Command Command Description

Quick Update

Takes the parameter information that exists in part of the Mechanical network, and transfers this information throughout the whole network.

Paramaters

Select parameters, per Mechanical system, which the app will use to maintain its values consistently.

Match Parameters

Copy parameter values from one run to another. This tool copies ONLY selected Data Ctrl parameter values.

Match Single Run

Copy parameter values from one run to another. This tool copies ONLY selected Data Ctrl parameter values. We define a single run as a combination of conduits and conduit fittings type ELBOW. Any other type of fitting breaks a run into two or more.

Cleanup Parameters

This tool will clean up selected Data Ctrl parameters from selected Mechanical network(s).

Settings

User settings which control how Data Ctrl Mechanical Commands behave. (SLIDE-OUT UNDER RIBBON PANEL NAME)

About

Information about the App and company. Here you can also check for updates. (SLIDE-OUT UNDER RIBBON PANEL NAME)

Installation/Uninstallation

The installer that ran when you downloaded this app/plug-in from Autodesk App Store will start installing the app/plug-in. OR, simply double-click the downloaded installer to install the app/plugin.

To uninstall this plug-in, exit the Autodesk product if you are currently running it, simply rerun the installer, and select the "Uninstall" button. OR, click Control Panel > Programs > Programs and Features (Windows 7/8.1/10) and uninstall as you would any other application from your system.

Additional Information

Known Issues

Contact

Company Name: GGDesk
Support Contact: support@ggdesk.com

Author/Company Information

GGDesk

Support Information

Support email: support@ggdesk.com

Version History

Version Number Version Description

1.1.0

- Minor Fix

1.0.0

Initial release.
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