Select Edit > Search. Press the
Advanced tab. The Search operation works on the activated
|In the Search dialog box, choose the following terms
in the fields:
- Workbench: Product Structure,
- Type: Product,
- Attribute: Part Number. The Attribute Criterion
Enter the data you are looking for in the Attribute
Criterion dialog box (for example: Pic1) and click OK.
In the Search dialog box, the Search equation
is automatically copied in the free text field: 'Product
Press the Search button
and the results are
delivered, giving the name and path of the object(s) found:
If you want to visualize the element(s) found in the
CATIA document, press the Select button at the bottom of the
Search dialog box. As a consequence, Pic1 (Pic1.1) is
highlighted in the specification tree:
If you want to look for an attribute that is not in the
list, you can reiterate the selection of the terms Product Structure /
Product / Part number. Enter the same Attribute's criterion: Pic1.
Therefore, you have an equation that you can modify manually in the
Search dialog box.
For instance, to look for a Price, transform "Product
Structure".Product."Part Number"=Pic1 by "Product
Click Search and you can see the Query
results: 2 components have been found with the same particularity, they
all have a price superior to 5.
To find these elements in the Specification Tree, you can
either press the Select button or click on the Upper.1 and/or
You can create favorites for each search by clicking on
the Add to favorites... button
and this window is
displayed to confirm your choice:
Click OK. This is a means to
keep in memory the Search results and to have access to them with you
select the Edit Search command and press the
The favorites (name and equation of the query) are listed in this
window and you have access to the object's characteristics (name and
path) by double-clicking on the line of your choice.