The profile catalogcatalog that displays profiles and information on the profiles
In addition to the available profiles in the respective Tekla Structures environment, the user can add fixed or parametric user-defined profiles to the profile catalog. It is also possible to import profiles to the profile catalog.
contains information on profiles, their rules and types, and the analysis and design propertiesproperties that concern physical part design
Design properties vary depending on the analysis application that is used.
Design properties may be applied to the entire model or to individual objects.
For example, buckling length is a design property.
of the profiles. Profiles are displayed in a hierarchical tree grouped according to rules.
By default, the profile cataloguser interface for displaying or modifying information in categorized lists
For example, profile catalog and shape catalog are catalogs.
contains standard, environment-specific profiles and generic parametric profiles. You can add, modify, import, export, and delete profiles.
Tekla Structures stores the profile catalog information in the profdb.bin file.