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Saving Toolbox part as a new part problem

Question asked by John Lhuillier on Dec 30, 2011
Latest reply on Feb 20, 2018 by Ivan Mladenovski

Why does SW decide to replace one part with another part automatically with the original toolbox part?


I drop a toolbox part into an assembly such as a jig bushing and then do a FILE SAVEAS and give the toolbox part a new name & new folder, then save & close the assembly. Then I reopen that assembly and it loads the original toolbox part that I dropped into the assembly. If I've modified that part I don't want it to load the original toolbox part. The first pic is an altered toolbox bushing saved & the 2nd is after opening it back up.

Also if you modify that part & save it as a new file name it shouldn't keep the toolbox part flag. After all it's no longer a standard toolbox part. saveasnew.JPGreopen.JPG