NX X Importing A Part Into Teamcenter And Specifying An Existing Item ID

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You have an existing TC structure and have received an NX part from a supplier that was created using native NX. You want to swap revision A of your dataset with the supplier's data.


  1. File --> Import Assembly Into Teamcenter
  2. Numbering Source: OS Filename
  3. Conversion Rule: As ID and Revision
  4. Select Assemblies or Parts --> Browse for part on OS --> OK
  5. If NX auto assigns the ID and Revision, select the row corresponding to the part being imported and choose Reset Attributes
  6. Once the red asterisk is displayed for ID, right click the field and choose Edit (Note: double clicking auto assigns the values)
  7. Enter in the desired ItemID and hit the green check
  8. Repeat steps 6 and 7 for Name and Revision (if required)
  9. Select Dry Run and review the Information Window
  10. Select OK to import the part into Teamcenter

Notes and References

Hardware/Software Configuration

Platform: INTL64
OS: window
OS Version: 764SP1
Product: NX
Application: NXMANAGER
Version: V1847

Ref: 002-7007402

KB Article ID# PL7007402



Associated Components

Teamcenter Integration for NX