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Exclude images globally

March 14th, 2019|

To remove images from an inspection sheet export, click the menu item BoC / Exclude Image Requirements. To add an image to a selected characteristic (like a weld callout), open the Characteristic Properties for that [...]

Change tolerances quickly

March 14th, 2019|

If you ballooned a print with incorrect tolerance, select the items to change in the BoC (Bill of Characteristics) and right-click and set to the new tolerances established in the Default Precision and Tolerances under [...]

Supplemental TDP information

February 5th, 2019|

For a more complete TDP (Technical Data Package), add a jpeg picture of the part you are creating or any supplemental information under the menu item TDP/Bill of Documents. Upload all the materials for quick [...]

Change balloon colors in a couple clicks

February 5th, 2019|

Under the menu item Tools/Colors, click the color palette icon next to Balloon, Complete. Then choose your color. All balloons are the color you indicated and this is your new default.

Use special validator to enforce AS9102 compliance

February 5th, 2019|

DISCUS provides a special Excel validator to ensure compliance with AS9102 Rev B.  When you export to Excel, choose AS9102 Rev B Required from the Current Validator dropdown on the export to excel dialog.  Once turned [...]

Change a Revision in seconds

November 27th, 2018|

If your customer sends you a new revision, switch it quickly via TDP and New Revision. Check to see the differences between the two revisions and the data from the first revision stays with the [...]

Change tolerances in two clicks

November 27th, 2018|

If you ballooned a print and forgot to set the tolerances, don’t despair. Set the new tolerances under Tools, then select all the characteristics and right-click to select the new tolerances. The data will populate [...]