The New Part Request dialog is used to send a request to a member of a librarian-nominated role for one or more parts to be created using the legacy Part Requests feature. You can supply as much key information as possible to support your request (manufacturer and part number(s), description(s), any relevant datasheet (PDF or URL), etc.).
The dialog is accessed from the Folders tab of the Explorer panel, when the Part requests folder is selected, or from the panel's Search tab by clicking the Submit Request button then choosing New Request from the available selections in the drop-down menu.
Manufacturer Part Numbers – this is a mandatory field indicating to the librarian the specific part number(s) of the parts you need them to make. Multiple part numbers must be separated by a comma (,).
dd/mm/yyyy) or click the button to the right to access a pop-up calendar window, with which to specify the required date.
Assignee – this field shows which librarian is currently working on the request. The drop-down field lists all Workspace members who are part of the nominated Librarian role(s), the latter of which is nominated through the relevant admin page of the Workspace's browser interface.
Attachments – this area can be used to attach any useful files related to the requested part. For example a PDF datasheet, an image, or a document. Click the button to locate the file(s) through a standard dialog.