The Autopilot Settings task provides remote control of any DriveWorks Autopilot that is running and connected to a Shared Group that is open in DriveWorks Administrator.
When DriveWorks Autopilot machines are located they will display in the main window.
When an Individual Group is open in DriveWorks Administrator the Autopilot Settings screen will display the message:
A Shared Group is required to see Autopilot machines.
The main window displays a snapshot of each DriveWorks Autopilot machine which is updated at regular intervals.
Listed next to each snapshot are the following pieces of information about the DriveWorks Autopilot machine:
This facility allows the work load placed on each DriveWorks Autopilot machine to be distributed over multiple machines.
The function of each DriveWorks Autopilot machine can be set by checking the functions box next to the machine snapshot.
The available functions are:
To remotely set the function of a DriveWorks Autopilot machine:
To Start or Stop DriveWorks Autopilot:
Start or Stop Autopilot
The Start and Stop buttons will become inactive once either are pressed.
The last two messages received from the DriveWorks Autopilot machine are displayed just above the Open Details link.
Selecting the Open Details link displays a larger, periodically updated, snapshot of the machine with a full log of messages displayed on the right.
To return to the screen that displays a summary of all DriveWorks Autopilot machines click the Return button on the Command Bar.
A database that holds DriveWorks information and allows multiple connections for access to administer and specify DriveWorks projects.
When more than one connection to the DriveWorks group exists (for example when DriveWorks Autopilot, DriveWorks User or DriveWorks Live is connected) the group MUST be a Shared Group.
A mode of operation for the 3D Preview Box control to display 3D content.
This mode will create and render SolidWorks files using the specified engine.