Find the Names of Records or Files to List

CIMPLICITY provides you with the appropriate search tool each time you need help qualifying what records or files you want to list.

These tools include:

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Workbench Explore tool


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Workbench Explore Tool

The Workbench has an Explore tool for all search windows that request a file name.

  1. Close the Search dialog box, if it is open.

  2. Click Project>Explore on the Workbench menu bar.

A Windows Explorer window opens and displays the open project's directory.

  1. Use the Windows Explorer to find the type of files you are looking for.

  1. Open the folder that has the file you are looking for. For example, open the Screens folder for CimEdit files.

  2. Select the file to include in the Workbench's list.

  1. Place the Windows Explorer window next to the Workbench.

  2. Open the Search dialog box.

  3. Type the name of the file in the Filename field.

Result: The appropriate entry appears in the Workbench right pane.

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3. Select records or files to display in the right pane.