How to work with templates

We can work with templates in many cases in IDEA StatiCa. The template can be used to save the code setup, reinforcement of cross-section, or tendons layout. Let´s go through the basic workflow.

Saving and re-using modified code setup

If you change some factors or values, you can easily save them as the XML file.

How to work with templates

While creating a new project, it can be uploaded as a User settings code.

How to work with templates

Saving and re-using the reinforcement of cross-section

If you want to use the reinforcement in another project or just in the next zone of reinforcement, you can create the User template by the following tab in the ribbon.

How to work with templates

Give the template a name.

How to work with templates

And apply it in the next section. The list is filtered according to the used cross-section.

How to work with templates

Saving and re-using tendons layout

There are more options for the transfer of tendons layout to another member or project. While working on the same computer, the easiest way is to use templates as you have seen in reinforcement of cross-section.

How to work with templates
How to work with templates

To transfer the layout between computers, it is recommended to use the export of current or all tendons to a NAV file, which can be loaded in the same menu as the TXT file.

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