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Assign Item Numbers to Subassembly Parts in AutoCAD Electrical

Posted on April 29, 2014 by Todd Schmoock, Manufacturing Solutions Engineer: AutoCAD Electrical does not assign item numbers to subassembly components by default.  To some this is not important since the components are purchased as a group every time.  However, many times the subassembly components need to have an item number identified for replacement purposes. A fuse assembly is a

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The WD_M Drawing File in AutoCAD® Electrical

Posted on November 15, 2013 by Todd Schmoock, Synergis Manufacturing Solutions Engineer: AutoCAD® Electrical uses a drawing file called WD_M.DWG to make an AutoCAD Electrical schematic file smart, which then allows you to access the tools in AutoCAD Electrical.  This file is located in the project’s library and will be placed in a drawing automatically if it doesn’t initially exist.  You should

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