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Last updated September 10, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Shows 1 to indicate the main parts of assemblies and 0 for all other objects. Can be used for sorting.

To show a main part(1) part that exists in a building object and that determines the position number for the assembly or cast unit and the direction of assembly or cast unit drawings

(1) Main part can be an assembly main part or a cast unit main part.

(2) input part that the user selects first when creating a component

(2) Connections and details always have a component main part.

of an assembly on top of part lists:

  1. In the Template Editortool in Tekla Structures that is used for creating and modifying templates to be used in drawings and reports

    , add value field MAIN_PART to PART row.

  2. Set the Order to Descending and (if needed) hide the field in output, in the Value Field Properties dialog box.

  3. Drag the MAIN_PART field to be first in sort order in the Content browser.

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