Note: When you open an LXL file-type, you must select a Plane. Make sure that you can select the Plane, before you use Open Library File.


1.Click a Plane that is a child to the active editor.

The Plane MUST show in the Selection-Window

2.Click File > Open > LXL file-type

Dialog-OpenLibraryFile

The Windows® 'File Open' interface starts. The 'File of type:' filter is set to 'Library files (*.LXL)'.

3.Explore to, and select, a 'Library File'.
4.Click Open button
5.Click OK-tiny-11-15 in the Command-Manager.

Result

MechDesigner:

1.Adds a new Mechanism-Editor name-tab.
2.Adds the model that is in the Library File to the new Plane and Mechanism-Editor

tog_minus        To move an existing model onto to a different Mechanism-Plane:

1.Save your work
2.Save the Mechanism-Editor as a Library File - see Save As
3.Open the Library File - see Open Library File
4.Select a different Plane for the new Mechanism-Editor
5.Save your Work with a new file-name.
6.Delete the original Mechanism-Editor

Tutorial and Reference Help Files for MechDesigner and MotionDesigner 13.2 + © Machine, Mechanism, Motion and Cam Design Software by PSMotion Ltd