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Available in
program version 1.3 and onwards

In the “Import” tab of the “Settings” menu, you can adjust the general stamp settings. Click lower down the window on

  • Apply to save the changes without closing the window,
  • on OK, to save the changes and close the window or
  • on Cancel, to discard the changes.

The settings will be saved for all projects.

Note In some circumstances, your CAQ system provider or administrator may prohibit changes to certain settings. If an incorrect setting disrupts your workflow, please contact the provider or administrator.

Access function

The menu can be accessed as follows:

Menu bar

Click on Edit and Settings in the drop-down menu that opens. This will open the “Settings” menu window. Select the Import tab in the list on the left-hand side of the window.

“infra - CONVERT project file (*.icp)“ group

Note From program version 2, these settings can only be made in administrator mode. Start infra CONVERT with administrative rights.
Field Description Default setting
ID for characteristic type (ICP) ID of the type of characteristic to be replaced (also described as “characteristic type”), as stipulated in infra - CONVERT. 0
Category Category to be assigned. ICP-ID 0: Common Characteristic
ICP-ID 2: Special Characteristic
Delete Delete the line in question, together with its assignments, by clicking on the interface.
Add Add a new line, together with its assignments, by clicking on the interface.
Tag for ID (characteristic): …
Tag 1
tag 2
Tags to be assigned.

“DXF and DWG drawing files” group

Note Available from program version
Field Description Default setting
Behaviour when importing multi-page PDF files: Specify whether the import dialog is opened when importing drawing files in PDF format or whether all pages are to be imported directly. Always ask before importing

“PDF drawing files” group

Behaviour when importing DXF and DWG files: Specify whether to open the Import dialog when importing drawing files in DXF or DWG format, or to import sheets directly from specific areas. Always ask before importing
Import PDF as raster graphics Specify that a PDF is converted to a raster graphic when imported.

Note Available from program version
DPI Resolution or dot density of the raster graphics to be created in dpi.

Note Available from program version
Color depth Color mode and color depth of the raster graphics to be created.

Note It is recommended to prefer 8 bits over 24 bits. A color depth of 24 bits does not bring any optical advantage for technical drawings, but it does drive up the amount of data.

Note Available from program version
Color (8 Bit)

“Font replacement” group

Note Available from program version
Field Description Default setting
Suppress notifications for replaced fonts Do not display the “Missing fonts” dialog again when importing drawing sheets.

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en/infra-convert/user/config/import.txt · Last modified: 2020/07/30 08:29 by me