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What is the lightning bolt icon in the assembly browser?

A - answer In the assembly tree, some components may be shown with a lightning icon or with a circle with "rotating" red arrows.

These icons indicate the choosen Solver method for the Design Accelerator components. To switch the solver method, right-click on the component and choose Component > Manual solve (lightening), or Automatic solve (circle), or Solve off in the context menu (you can also Calculate the solve manually).

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11.9.2007    16121x  
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applies to: Inventor 2008 · Inventor 11 ·

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