Constant / Weight Tables in Cubit Follow

Constant Table are where Universal Values and frequently used conversion Values are saved in Cubit.

By default, the Constants library includes factors to convert measurements between Metric and Imperial measurements and a wide range of steel weight tables. You can manage your Constants library from the Job Manager. From the Constants window you can create, edit and delete Constants. You can import Constants and export your entire Constants library , too. From a Job or PriceList, you can use the Insert Constants window to insert Constants into your Job or PriceList.

         

 

Creating Constants
You can create a new Constants from the Job Manager.
To create a Constant:
1. From the Job Manager, click Constants from the Data group in the ribbon.
2. The Constants window will open.
3. Use your mouse to select a Constants heading from the right pane, or selecting the
bottom empty row and typing a new Constants heading.
4. Use your mouse to select an empty row from the right pane. You can also use theInsert
New or Add New buttons.
Insert New will insert a new item before the currently selected row. Add New will add a
new item at the bottom of the currently opened heading.
5. Type a Code, Description and Value for your Constant.
6. There is no limit You can create as many Constants for a heading as you want.
There is no limit to how many Constants that can be in a Constants heading.
7. Click Close to finish.

            

 

Inserting Constants
Constants can be inserted from an open Job or Price List.
To insert a Constant:
1. Using the mouse, selece the cell you want to insert a Constant in.
2. Click Constants from the Insert group in the ribbon.

              


3. The Insert Constants window will open.
You can't add or edit to the Constants library from the Insert Constants window.
4. Enter the Description or Code in the Find bar for the Constant you want to use, or
navigate through the Library.
5. Using the mouse, click the Constant you want to use.
6. Click Insert.
Insert will be unavailable if you haven't selected a cell to insert a Constant into.

           

 

Exporting Constants
Constants are saved in a CSV file, and can be edited outside Cubit.
You can export your Constants library from the Constants window.
To export your Constants library:
1. From the Job Manager, click Constants from the Data group in the ribbon.
2. The Constants window will open.
3. Click Export.
4. Browse to the location on your computer you want to save your Constants library.
5. Type a File name.
6. Click Save.

             

 

Importing Constants
Constants are saved in a CSV file, and can be edited outside Cubit.
You can import a Constants library from the Constants window.
To import a Constants library:
1. From the Job Manager, click Constants from the Data group in the ribbon.
2. The Constants window will open.
3. Click Import.
4. Click the File field.
5. Browse your computer for the CSV you wish to import, then click to select it.
6. Click Open.
Any detected duplicate Constants will be ignored.
7. Click Close.

                     

 

 

 

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