Create a template

Tekla Structures
Tekla Structures

Create a template

  1. On the File menu, click Editors > Template Editor.
  2. In the Template Editor, click File > New.
  3. Select the template type and click OK.

    A new empty template is created.

  4. Add new rows in the template.
    1. To add a new row, click Insert > Component > Row.
    2. Select a content type for the row, then click OK.
  5. Add value fields to get the required data from your Tekla Structures database.
    1. Click Insert > Value field.
    2. Click a point to define the location of the field within the row.

      The Select Attribute dialog box open and prompts you to select an attribute for the value field.

    3. Select an attribute, then click OK.
  6. Save the template.
    1. Click File > Save as.
    2. Browse to the template folder defined for the advanced option XS_TEMPLATE_DIRECTORY.
    3. In the File name field, enter a name for the template.
    4. Click OK.
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