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Re-using symbols library in Vista


Re-using symbols library in Vista


  • TAC Vista IV
  • OGC Graphics Editor


You can re-use your symbol library that you created in a Vista data base to avoid having to recreate symbols every time you start a new Vista db. After adding or editing symbols in the graphic editor, your changes are stored in the $tmp folder in your db as $symbol.sym. You can use this file or use the database generator to export the $Symbol file to your $wrk folder.


To use a saved .SYM file

  1. Find the $symbol object in you database (in workstation)
  2. Right click and select properties.
  3. Click on the last line, a browse button should appear.
  4. Click on the browse button and browse in the saved .SYM file
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