Applied Parameters: ObjectKind=NewAnything|Kind=CmpSync
This command allows database component libraries, which derive their component parameters from a master database, to be synchronized with that database when the library has been migrated to an Altium 365 Workspace. Companies that centrally manage component data in an enterprise system database to harness the benefits of an Altium 365 Workspace while maintaining synchronization with their enterprise system (PLM, PDM, ERP, etc) – or simply a shared database or CSV file. In auto-synchronization mode, a Windows Task schedule will perform the database to Workspace data update independently of the Altium NEXUS design client.
This command is accessed by choosing the File » New » Component Synchronization Configuration command from the main menus when connected to your Altium 365 Workspace.
After launching the command, the editor will open, where you may add the desired master data source to the synchronization configuration.
The configuration accommodates the following component parameter data sources: Database Library files (
*.DbLib) – which link to a master database source, Access database files (
*.mdb), Excel spreadsheets (
*.xlsx), CSV files (
*csv), Other data sources, such as server-based OLE DB compatible interfaces, via a proprietary connection string.