Append Data

The Append Data allows user to selectively append custom user data to the model with the ability to have pre-saved templates for simplicity and consistency. This command can be useful for adding custom data on the fly.

The following steps will show you how to append data to elements.

STEP 1:

Go to Standard Tools in the iConstruct menu and click Append Data button.

'STEP 1'

STEP 2:

Define Attribute Name (iConstruct Hospital in our example).

"STEP 2"

STEP 3:

Name the property (For example: Status).

"STEP 3"

STEP 4:

Type in Property Value (Installed in our case).

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STEP 5:

Select if you want to append property to Groups, Items or both from drop-down menu.

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STEP 6:

Check action to apply and check Create New Tab if Non-Existent if necessary.

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STEP 7:

Check Apply Colour / Transparency Overrides (optional) and define colour.

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STEP 8:

Type in template Name and click Save.

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Quick Overview:

Go to iConstruct panel ➤ Click on Append Data ➤ Define Attribute Name ➤ Name the property ➤ Define Property Value ➤ Select Apply Property To ➤ Check Exists Action ➤ Check Create New Tab if Non-Existent ➤ Apply Colour ➤ Select a Name ➤ Save