In this article, you can check how to optimize the search for symbols in the E3.series database. The new option presented allows the search by the attribute of characteristics of the symbols, making the search and search more practical.
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Searching for components, symbols and miscellaneous items in the E3.series database can be performed in several ways. Whether by name, code, weight or even price, attributes can be used to optimize the search for desired items.
To search for symbols and symbols with defined characteristics, the new search criteria "<Characteristic>" can be used. This search criteria is available in both "Symbol" and "Misc" tree views.
Contents of this Article
- Configure Symbol Search
- Symbol Properties
- Video - Search for Symbols Through Characteristics
- Learn All About Database
- Test E3.series
Configure Symbol Search
With the right mouse button on the symbol title in the library, click on "Symbol Search Configuration".
Then a window with different attributes to choose from will open. Select the option of "<Characteristic>" and click the arrow pointing to the right. Confirm with "OK" and the change will be applied.
Add <Characteristic> attribute to symbol search
After configuration, the library will have a new search field called "<Characteristic>".
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The "Up" and "Down" attributes are searched and the "ZUK07-19" symbol is displayed with different graphical orientations.
Symbol "ZUK07-19" for "up" and "down" search
After adding the items to the project sheet, their properties can be accessed by right-clicking on the symbol and clicking on "Symbol Properties...". Thus, it is possible to visualize in the window the characteristic attribute that belongs to that item in "Symbol Characteristic".
Also, it is possible to modify the property.
Search for Symbols Through Characteristics
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