CADWorx Specification Technical Notes

Technical Notes for CADWorx Specifications

CADWorx Catalog Types
File Types Global Catalog (CAT) Global Catalogs are the most generic types of catalogs and reside at the highest level of the hierarchy. A global cat...
Thu, Sep 1, 2016 at 4:42 PM
DWG's publish with polygon graphics, various publish problems
While publishing CADWorx plant components, sometimes you may notice the published graphics show up with far too many lines.  The best system variabl...
Mon, Jun 12, 2017 at 9:38 AM
Bolt Selection Codes in CADWorx 2017, 2017 R1
If you have a need to assign particular bolts and/or gaskets to specific flanges in your specs, this can be accomplished using the Bo...
Wed, May 24, 2017 at 11:47 AM
Transfering Spec info to 2017
There are a few things that you will have to do to successfully transfer your User Shapes from one Catalog to another (that's th...
Wed, May 24, 2017 at 12:17 PM
Issues With Socket Weld Gaps defaulting to "0"
For correct pipe length when dealing with socket welded fittings For correct pipe length when dealing with socket welded fittings...
Thu, Jun 1, 2017 at 11:03 AM
CADWorx 2016 Specification Enhancements
There are some interesting new features when using the Specification Editor in 2016. One of the first things to note is that when opening an exist...
Thu, Dec 31, 2015 at 6:18 PM
Material Assignment Table Additions CADWorx 2016
In CADWorx 2016 we now have a more powerful spec editor, in the linked video below I will show you step by step how to. Assign Materials by componen...
Thu, Mar 31, 2016 at 3:27 PM
Unique Main size and Reduction size serial numbers with the CADWorx Specification Editor.
In order to get a unique part number, serial number, or any other attribute for a CADWorx component based on the Main and Reduction size of that component...
Wed, Nov 2, 2016 at 5:09 PM
How to Create Custom Valve Topworks Overlay
Issue: You would like your CADWorx valves to look like their real world counterparts. Causes: To accommodate as many valve types as possible, CADWorx us...
Thu, Jul 20, 2017 at 8:16 AM
How to report Trademark or CopyRight Violations