Pathing folders in the Fabrication CADmep Database

March 24, 2022 Heather Volk

Issue:

When working in the “Folders” section of the database (Display Folder Interface button) and looking for items, but they are not showing in the imperial content folder. However, they are shown in file explorer. This will guide you on how to fix the missing folders and add them to the database.

Solution:

  1. Manually create the folders and move/ copy the “.itms” from one folder into the other folder.

OR

  1. Right click on the parent folder and go to “New Folder” then browse for the folder you want to use.

  1. Select the missing folder and click “Select” then click “Ok” on the next pop-up.

  1. That will add the missing folder under the “Round” parent folder.

Conclusion:

This is the quickest and safest way to add whole folders of “.itms” to the database.

About the Author

Heather Volk

Sr. Technical Support Specialist, Building Solutions<br><br>Heather is responsible for responding to customer requests and helping them address technical challenges in a timely manner. She is an experienced Computer Aided Design Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the construction industry. She has strong arts and design professional skills in AutoCAD, plumbing, computer aided design (CAD), project estimation, and facility management, and a history of providing training and technical support.

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