Lock or unlock control numbers
To prevent other users from changing the control numbers of some or all of the parts in the model, use the Lock/unlock control numbers command. Later on, if the control numbers need to be changed, you can use the same command for unlocking the numbers.
- On the Drawings & reports tab, click to open the Lock/Unlock control numbers dialog box.
Define which parts’ control numbers to lock or unlock.
To lock or unlock the control numbers of all parts, do not select any parts in the model.
To lock or unlock the control numbers of specific parts only, select the parts in the model.
- In the Status list, select Lock or Unlock.
- Click Apply to save the changes.
- Click Create to lock or unlock the numbers.