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PARTwarehouse Manual

CADENAS GmbH

Edition V11.00 SP10, 08/2020

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Germany
CADENAS GmbH Augsburg
Schernecker Str. 5
86167 Augsburg
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Italy
CADENAS Italiana s.r.l.
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Phone: +39 - 051 - 04 16 776
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France
CADENAS France SARL
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Phone: +33 474 55 26 96
Fax: +33 970 06 42 63
Hotline: +49 821 258 58 22 77
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E-mail:
USA
CADENAS PARTsolutions LLC
400 Techne Center Drive
Suite 118
OH 45150 Cincinnati
Phone: +1 513 453-0453
Fax: +1 513 453-0460
E-mail:
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CADENAS PARTsolutions LLC, West Coast Office
655 Deep Valley Drive
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CA 90274 Rolling Hills Estates
Phone: +1 310 265-1331
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South Korea
CADENAS GmbH
#907, Donga Venture Tower
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South Korea
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Japan
CADENAS WEB2CAD Inc.
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CADENAS China ltd.
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#4025, 4th Floor Chengkai International Mansion
200030 Shanghai
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Table of Contents

PREFACE
1. PARTdataCenter
1.1. Article assignment (initial filling of LinkDB)
1.1.1. Start
1.1.1.1. Activate PARTwarehouse service for Article assignment
1.1.2. User interface and processes at a glance
1.1.3. Create catalog from CSV file
1.1.4. Manual assignment
1.1.5. Dimension search - Automated assignment by standard information such as Standard number, dimension, material, etc.
1.1.5.1. Dimension search from A to Z
1.1.5.1.1. Preparation - Remove existing assignments
1.1.5.1.2. Adding new process and settings
1.1.5.1.3. Result
1.1.5.1.4. Export into LinkDB
1.1.5.2. Optional settings in the node "Class Filter" (data in one field)
1.1.5.3. Optional settings in the node "Line Finder NENN"
1.1.6. Article Number Search - Automated assignment by order number
1.1.6.1. Article Number Search standard procedure
1.1.6.2. Article Number Search with regular expression
1.1.7. Attribute mapping
1.1.7.1. Example 1 - Attribute mapping - Standard procedure
1.1.7.2. Example 2 - Attribute mapping - Variants
1.1.7.2.1. Automated assignment of variants
1.1.7.2.2. Modify link
1.1.7.2.3. Assign variants manually
1.1.8. Global text mapping
1.1.9. LinkDB export (Directly or via CSV file)
1.1.10. LinkDB Import
1.1.11. Functions, settings and symbols
1.1.11.1. View menu
1.1.11.2. Extras menu - Settings... PARTdataCenter
1.1.11.3. Product view - Toolbar functions
1.1.11.4. Product view - Context menu commands
1.1.11.5. Product view - Column definitions and symbols
1.1.11.6. Process view - Functions
1.2. PLM Synchro - Create your company parts catalog
1.2.1. Overview
1.2.2. PLM Synchro via PARTdataCenter
1.2.2.1. Basic setup via wizard
1.2.2.2. Distributed services
1.2.2.2.1. General preconditions
1.2.2.2.2. PARTdataCenter: Activation of distributed services
1.2.2.2.3. Dashboard
1.2.2.3. Units
1.2.2.4. Preview images
1.2.2.5. LinkDB Attributes
1.2.2.6. Set up export for own parts managed by PDM
1.2.2.7. Scripting
1.2.2.7.1. General understanding
1.2.2.7.2. Examples
1.2.2.7.2.1. Example 1: Set import path via “pdmProxyPdmDocumentI“
1.2.2.7.2.2. Example 2: Set import path via “DTO“
1.2.2.8. Specific nodes
1.2.2.8.1. Extrusion: Batch mode for extrusion of 2D parts
1.2.2.9. Tips & Tricks
1.2.2.9.1. Report node
1.2.2.9.2. XML writer – XML reader
1.2.2.9.2.1. XML Writer
1.2.2.9.2.2. XML reader
1.2.2.9.3. How to get attribute name
1.2.2.9.4. PARTsolutions Exporter
1.2.2.9.5. Query - Retrieve
1.2.2.9.6. Download (additional files)
1.2.2.9.7. Index update without Remote File System (RFS)
1.2.2.9.8. Interface Proxy Configuration moved from ifacecommon.cfg to pcadmanager.cfg
1.2.2.9.9. Custom algorithm
1.2.2.9.10. AppServer Service: Authentication - Assign rights - Rights
1.2.2.9.11. PARTapplicationServer Dashboard - Tasks
1.2.2.10. CAD/PDM specific characteristics
1.2.3. Set-up PLM Synchro via plmsynchro.cfg
1.3. Structure/classify products
1.3.1. Overview
1.3.1.1. Start / exit PARTdataCenter
1.3.1.2. Connect to Server | Import | Commit | Download | Export
1.3.1.3. Categories Attributes | Products | Structure
1.3.1.4. Icons
1.3.2. Create new catalog
1.3.3. Import catalog
1.3.3.1. Import catalog via CSV
1.3.3.2. Import PARTsolutions catalog
1.3.4. "Attributes" category
1.3.4.1. Add new attribute
1.3.4.1.1. Document columns
1.3.5. "Products" category
1.3.5.1. Display type Table | List | Tiles
1.3.5.2. Add Product
1.3.5.3. Edit documents in product
1.3.6. "Structure" category
1.3.6.1. Create / move classes
1.3.6.2. Create Class features
1.3.6.3. Add / move (classify) products
1.3.6.3.1. Import from CAD
1.3.6.3.2. Move products / Classify
1.3.6.3.3. Add PSOL project link
1.3.6.4. Semi automatic classing with the help of Training-Sets
1.3.6.4.1. Functionality
1.3.6.4.2. Licensing
1.3.6.4.3. Frame conditions
1.3.6.4.4. Configuration of semi-automatic classing process
1.3.6.4.5. Classing procedure
1.3.6.5. Define product sort order
1.3.6.6. Remove / Restore / Show history
1.3.6.6.1. Show change history / Show history of products in subtree
1.3.6.6.2. Revert local changes
1.3.6.6.3. Revert committed changes
1.3.6.6.3.1. Remove Class - Restore removed classes
1.3.6.6.3.2. Remove product - Restore removed products
1.3.6.6.3.3. Remove class assignment
1.3.7. Semi automatic classing with the help of Training-Sets
1.3.7.1. Functionality
1.3.7.2. Licensing
1.3.7.3. Frame conditions
1.3.7.4. Configuration of semi-automatic classing process
1.3.7.5. Classing procedure
1.3.8. Export to PARTsolutions
1.3.9. Configuration
1.3.10. Roles / Rights
1.3.11. Background information on mapping logic between PARTwarehouse and PARTsolutions
1.3.12. Troubleshooting
1.3.12.1. Set remote connection: No component displayed
1.3.12.2. ERROR at data transfer
1.4. PARTdataCenter: Reference / General functions
1.4.1. Glossar
1.4.2. Pipeline
1.4.2.1. Custom algorithm
1.4.2.1.1. Single nodes
1.4.3. PARTapplicationServer Dashboard - Tasks
1.4.4. Regular expression
2. Update data automatically and cyclically
3. Classimporter and ClassificationToolbar
3.1. Classimporter
3.1.1. Concept
3.1.2. Installation
3.1.3. License
3.1.4. Launch
3.1.5. Data structure
3.1.5.1. General notes
3.1.5.2. Class tree - classstruct.txt
3.1.5.2.1. Special case: Class names correspond to directory structure
3.1.5.3. Visible class name - classdef.txt
3.1.5.4. Material master - erpdata.txt
3.1.5.5. Attributes
3.1.5.5.1. Attributes - Definition - attributedef.txt
3.1.5.5.2. Value range fields
3.1.5.5.3. Values - attributedata.txt
3.1.5.5.3.1. Translatable text attributes
3.1.5.5.4. Add document link (green column)
3.1.5.6. Image import - filelist.txt
3.1.5.6.1. General settings
3.1.5.6.2. Import STL files
3.1.5.6.3. Import preview images
3.1.5.6.4. Import technical views
3.1.5.7. Column sort sequence
3.1.5.8. Deleting rows
3.1.6. Configuration
3.1.6.1. Column "MATNO"
3.1.6.2. Using LinkDB
3.1.6.3. Enter variables in LinkDB
3.1.6.4. Mapping: LinkDB field name - text file column
3.1.6.5. Timestamp number
3.1.7. PARTadmin Geometry import: Creation of Classimporter files
3.1.8. Error messages / warnings
3.2. ClassificationToolbar
3.2.1. General hints
3.2.2. Add class
3.2.3. Remove class
3.2.4. Edit the classification features and the description.
3.2.5. Move class
3.2.6. Add datasets
3.2.7. Delete datasets
3.2.8. Edit dataset
3.2.9. Move datasets
3.2.10. Copy dataset
3.2.11. Edit views
3.2.12. Edit project in batch mode
3.2.13. Assign parts per geometrical search.
3.2.14. Update ...
3.2.15. Special hints for adding and deleting classes
3.2.16. Configuration file
4. FAQ
4.1. Help
4.2. About
4.3. License information
4.3.1. "General" tabbed page
4.3.2. "License selection" tabbed page
4.3.3. "Expiring licenses" tabbed page
4.3.4. "Active licenses" tabbed page
4.3.5. "Checkout" tabbed page
4.4. System info/Support
5. Appendix
5.1. Third Party License Information
Index