The Create Configuration Generation Task will create a Configuration in the Model it runs on.
|(Name)||The unique name for this task.|
|Activate Configuration||TRUE to activate the Configuration after it has been created.|
|Alternate Name||The alternate name to give the Configuration.|
|Comment||The comment to give the Configuration.|
|Configuration Name||The name of the Configuration to create.|
|Description||The description of the Configuration.|
|Parent Name||The name of the parent Configuration (if any).|
When this Generation task is added the properties are both dynamic and static by default.
See How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property to enable rules to be built on these properties.
|Property Name||Example Rule||Example Result||Meaning|
|Activate Configuration||TRUE||TRUE||This will Activate the newly created Configuration within the Generated Model.|
|Alternate Name||"Machined"||Machined||The alternative name to give to the Configuration. This maybe used in other features such as when creating a Bill of Materials|
|Comment||"Holes Suppressed"||Holes Suppressed||Comment to assign to the Configuration.|
|Configuration Name||"Initial Machining"||Initial Machining||The name to be given to the newly created Configuration.|
|Description||"The Part before drilling."||The Part before drilling.||The Description of the Configuration being created by the Generation Task.|
|Parent Name||"Default"||Default||The Name of the Parent Configuration.|
This Task can be added to the following Generation Sequence(s):
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