Import from Master Schedule

The Import from Master Schedule button is used to import records from the master schedule to the project schedule after the project has been started. The button allows you to import an entire group or individual records.

When you press the button, the Import Master Record dialog box will appear.

Common Controls--Common Schedule Dialog Box Features.Import Master Record dialog box

Current Group: The group in the master schedule that the records will be imported from.

Select Group: Press this button to select a new group to import records from.

Import Entire Group: Press this button to import all of the records from the master group to the project.

New records will be created in the project for each record in the master group. If a record with the same name already exists in the current database, a new record will be created with (Copy) appended to the record name. The existing record will not be modified.

You will be prompted if you want to delete existing records in the project schedule. If you delete the existing records, any records that have devices associated with them will not be deleted.

Record List: The list of records in the master group. Select the record to import from this list.

Create New Record in Schedule: Select this option to create a new record in the project schedule. The record will be created with the same name as the record in the master schedule. If a record with the same name already exists in the current database, a new record will be created with (Copy) appended to the record name. The existing record will not be modified.

Update Current Record in Schedule: Select this option to update the current record in the project schedule with the information from the selected record in the master schedule. All of the information in the project schedule will be overwritten.


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