Managing Parts


Topics:

Importing an STL File

Follow the instructions below to import an STL file to Eiger and create a new part from the Parts or My Parts page.

  1. Click Import STL in the top right corner of the page.
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  2. Click within the Upload File box and select the file in question, or click and drag the file from a directory window into the box.
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  3. Enter the desired part name in the Name input field.
  4. Optional: Select the desired destination folder from the Folder drop-down menu. If you do not wish to add the part to a folder, select All Parts (Default) as the destination. For more information on folders, see Folders.
  5. Click Import STL to create your part in Eiger. You will be redirected to the Part View page for the newly created part.
  6. Optional: Change settings in the Part Settings panel on the right-hand side of the Part View page. For more information, see Part View.
  7. Click Save in the bottom right corner.

Adding Parts to a Folder

Add New Part to Folder

Follow the instructions in Importing an STL File, above; ensure that you complete step 5 to place the new part in the desired folder.


Add One Existing Part to Folder

  1. Navigate to the Parts or My Parts page.
  2. Hover your mouse over one of the parts to reveal the Actions button.
  3. Click the Actions button and select Move from the drop-down menu.
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  4. Select the destination folder from the drop-down menu.
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  5. Click Move Part.
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Add Multiple Existing Parts to Folder

  1. Navigate to the Parts or My Parts page.
  2. For each part you want to move, hover your mouse over one of the parts, then select the checkbox for that part.
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  3. Click the Actions button in the top right corner of the page.
  4. Select Move Parts from the drop-down menu.
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  5. Select the destination folder from the drop-down menu.
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  6. Click Move Parts.
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Deleting Parts

Note that you can only delete parts that you own.


Delete One Part

  1. Navigate to the Parts or My Parts page.
  2. Hover your mouse over one of the parts to reveal the Actions button.
  3. Click the Actions button and select Delete from the drop-down menu.
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  4. Click Delete Part.
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Delete Multiple Parts

  1. Navigate to the Parts or My Parts page.
  2. Hover your mouse over one of the parts.
  3. Select the checkbox for that part.
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  4. Repeat steps 2-3 until you have selected all of the parts you would like to add to the folder.
  5. Click the Actions button in the top right corner of the page.
  6. Select Delete Parts from the drop-down menu.
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  7. Click Delete Parts.
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Copying a Part

  1. Navigate to the Parts or My Parts page.
  2. Hover your mouse over one of the parts to reveal the Actions button for that part.
  3. Click the Actions button and select Copy from the drop-down menu to create a duplicate of the selected part that you will own.
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  4. Enter the name of the new part in the Name field.
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  5. Optional: Select the destination folder of the new part from the Destination Folder drop-down.
  6. Click Copy Part.
  7. Optional: Change settings in the Part Settings panel on the right-hand side of the Part View page. For more information, see Part View.
  8. If you edited part settings in step 7: Click Save in the bottom right corner to save all changes to the new part.