11.3. Use the Global Parameter Synchronization Capability

The auto_move_point field in the PRT_REGION file supplies the ID of a text point to be set when an item moves into a tracking region due to a "point-based" automatic move.

This point is set according to the value of the NUM_SETPT_PARAM parameter in the global parameters file.

  1. Expand the Advanced folder in the Workbench left pane.

  2. Expand the Global Parameters folder.

  3. Right-click the Project icon .

The New Global parameter dialog box displays.

  1. Enter NUM_SETPT_PARAM in the New Global Parameter dialog box.

  1. Click OK.

Global Parameter - NUM_SETPT_PARAM dialog box opens.

  1. Enter one of the following values.


Sets the point with the:


Item ID (Also if the parameter is not present.)


Item ID and Type


Item ID, Type and Reference ID


Item ID, Type Reference ID and Source Region

Note: You view the points values in the Point Control Panel when you move items through the system.

  1. Click OK.

A Warning message displays.

  1. Click OK.

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