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How to disable NS at component annotations in Plant ISO?

A - answer When you generate ISO, component annotations display the size with a "NS" suffix.

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"NS" is an abbreviation of Nominal Size and you can disable this suffix using the isoconfig.xml file, as follows:

  1. open IsoConfig.xml in a XML editor or Notepad and locate the schema:

    < PropertyChangeScheme Name="Size" AnnotationStyle="Standard" Format="{0} NS" Grouping="true" Alignment="FlatHorizontal" LeaderStyle="AsNeeded" Filter="NotBoltWeldFlangeGasket" Field="Size" Placement="Along" />

  2. modify Format="{0} NS" to Format="{0} "

The resulting schema is:

< PropertyChangeScheme Name="Size" AnnotationStyle="Standard" Format="{0}" Grouping="true" Alignment="FlatHorizontal" LeaderStyle="AsNeeded" Filter="NotBoltWeldFlangeGasket" Field="Size" Placement="Along" />

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See also:
Tip 10842:HidePStyle - completely hide selected plot style for printing.
Tip 9715:Some coordinates in isometric are displayed with decimal places.
Tip 9482:Dynamically display any object property as a field.
Tip 9318:Material list on isometric drawings not printed black-and-white.
Tip 8167:How to set dimensions, symbols, welds, BOM for piping isometry?


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