Change Graphics

The Change Graphics command is used to change the graphics displayed for distribution equipment and feeders on the drawing. Blocks can be added to the start and the end of feeders. The block used for the OCP in the feeder can also be changed.

To insert or change the graphics on distribution equipment or feeders, go to

Ribbon: DM Electrical->One-Line Diagram-> dm_elec-old-changeBlock Change Graphics

Pulldown Menu: DM Electrical->One-Line Diagram->Change Graphics

You will be prompted to select one or more distribution equipment or feeders to edit.

Select distribution equipment or feeders to change graphics of:

After you make your selections, the Change Distribution Equipment Block or Change Feeder Blocks dialog box will open.

If you select both distribution equipment and feeders, an alert box will prompt you to choose which type you want to change.

Change Distribution Equipment Block Dialog Box

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Block: The block or graphic used on the drawing for the distribution equipment. Select a new block to change the block used on the drawing.

Press the OK button to save the changes made to the distribution equipment.

Change Feeder Blocks Dialog Box

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Feeder ID: Whether the feeder ID is displayed on the feeder.

OCP Block: The block used for the overcurrent protection on the feeder. The OCP block can be moved along the feeder wire.

<Use upstream distribution equipment OCP block>: Select this entry to use the same OCP block as the upstream distribution equipment.
<None>: Select this entry to remove the OCP block.

Disconnect Block: Applies only to feeders connected to an equipment connection. The block used for the disconnect on the feeder. The disconnect block can be moved along the feeder wire.

<None>: Select this entry to remove the disconnect block.

Block at Start of Feeder: The block inserted at the start of the feeder. The location of this block cannot be moved.

<None>: Select this entry to remove the block at the start of the feeder.

Block at End of Feeder: The block inserted at the end of the feeder. The location of this block cannot be moved.

<None>: Select this entry to remove the block at the end of the feeder.

Press the OK button to save the changes made to the feeder.


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