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Associating different plug ends to same part, yet keeping their respective unique identifiers

Question asked by Phil Johnston on Jan 20, 2015
Latest reply on Jan 20, 2015 by Daniel Myers

So, I have a cable assembly with a USB Type A on one end and a USB Type B on the other. It is a COTS part, with a single part number for the assembly. I want each plug to have unique identifiers, showing which device they go to, yet I want both plug ends to be associated to the same cable assembly part number, with only qty 1 of that cable assembly part number in my BOM.


If I assign the cable assembly part number to one of the plugs, then associate the other plug end to that, it loses its unique identifier/assumes the first plugs identifier (Symbol Mark)


Is there a way to do what I want?