The Create Image Generation Task will create an image of the Model or Drawing.
|(Name)||The unique name for this task.|
|Image Extension||The extension of the image, for example, png.|
|Image Folder||The folder to save the image to (leaving this blank will use the components folder).|
|Image Name||The file name of the image (leaving this blank will use the components name).|
|Overwrite||TRUE to overwrite the file if it exists, FALSE to keep any existing file.|
|Specification Id||The Id of the Specification to associate the image with.|
|Zoom To Fit||TRUE to zoom to fit before creating the image.|
When this task is added, the properties are both static and dynamic 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|
|Image Extension||"jpg"||jpg||The extension determining the kind of image file to be created.|
|Image Folder||"C:\My Documents\Specifications\Images"||C:\My Documents\Specifications\Images||The folder location to save the Created Image(s) to. Leaving this property blank will result in the components folder being used.|
|Image Name||"Assembly "&DWSpecificationId||Assembly 9999||The file name of the image. Leaving this blank will result in the component name being used.|
|Overwrite||FALSE||FALSE||FALSE will keep any existing file. TRUE will overwrite the file if it already exists.|
|Specification Id||DWSpecificationId||DWSpecificationId||The Id of the Specification to associate the created image with.|
|Zoom To Fit||TRUE||TRUE||Will zoom the model to fit before the image is created.|
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Create Image Generation Task
This Tech Tip demonstrates how to create images of generated assemblies, parts or drawings using generation tasks.