Create a New catalog

How to create a new catalog?
1 Click on the button “create a new catalog” (Shortcut Ctrl - C).
2 The new catalog will be stored in user’s catalog.
3 Clicking on the button “Create a new catalog” opens a dedicated dialog box.
4 A catalog is defined by a name.
5 A comment can be added if needed (it will be the tooltip of the created catalog).
6 Select the family of machines to be considered (Synchronous / Induction)
7 Select the type of machine to be considered
8 Select the sub-type of machine to be considered
9 Select the electrical supply network number of phases to be considered
10 Select the folder in which you want to store the new Catalog
11 Set the author of this new catalog.
12 A reminder allows you for keeping important notes to know what was considered in the new catalog.
13 Button to apply inputs, create the new catalog and close the dialog box.
14 Button to close the dialog box and to cancel the creation of the catalog.
Note: Once created, the catalog corresponds to a folder (“MyCatalog” in our example) in which data are stored about the motors. The catalog folder is stored in a parent folder (“CatalogFolder” in our example).
Note: The “Motors” are stored in the catalog folder (folder "Motors").

All the data corresponding to a motor, like the associated materials, parts, are stored in a specific folder. There are also the “Attachments” (folder "Attachments") joined to the motor by the user.