Suppose you have a field pointing to certain property of an element and now you want to either point it to a different property or point it to a different element. There is amazing functionality of Edit and Reassign fields.
Edit Field: You can edit already placed field using Edit Field. This is available in right-click menu in Word Processor dialog.
Procedure to edit field:
You can edit any field that you have placed in view window.
Here is video for editing Model Property field.
Reassign Field: Suppose you have an area field placed for Cylinder and you want to display area of the Slab, then you can use this functionality of Reassign field. You can reassign only Element Properties field.
Procedure to Reassign Field:
Here is video showing reassign volume field of a slab solid to Cylinder.
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Can I select particular text or string from the file name to be displayed if we create the field for File name in Microstation V8i SS3.
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