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Forum: Q&A 04-23-2016
Replies: 8
Views: 13,409
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Jing, Careful. Your model is showing different...

Jing,
Careful. Your model is showing different results depending on the Run Speed (refresh rate). You need to call updatelocations() before querying the location of an object in motion.
Forum: Q&A 03-24-2016
Replies: 5
Views: 5,452
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Axel, At this point I don't believe there is. I...

Axel,
At this point I don't believe there is. I would write a single task sequence to move all items, foregoing the extension altogether, using:

TASKTYPE_TRAVELTOLOC
assuming the ASRS travels...
Forum: Q&A 03-23-2016
Replies: 5
Views: 5,452
Posted By Kris Geisberger
If the next travel location is less than [Lift...

If the next travel location is less than [Lift Radius] XY distance from the crane's current location, it will not lift before travel.
Forum: Q&A 03-23-2016
Replies: 5
Views: 5,452
Posted By Kris Geisberger
The "Lift Radius" property on the crane is...

The "Lift Radius" property on the crane is designed to save you from all your custom TS efforts. It is located to the right of Lift Height.

In case Lift Radius does not work for you, assuming you...
Forum: Product Announcements 12-10-2015
Replies: 10
Views: 16,670
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Here is what I get when comparing the On Message...

Here is what I get when comparing the On Message of both Decision Points and Decision Point Types in both versions.

v7.5.4:
DP Type - current: /DP1
DP Type - conveyor:...
Forum: Product Announcements 11-14-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 41,891
Posted By Kris Geisberger
I agree with you David. It should be current or...

I agree with you David. It should be current or processFlow as they seem to be declared as equivalent in most activity fields.

Unrelated, I noticed that the Value of "Assign Labels to the Created...
Forum: Product Announcements 11-13-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 41,891
Posted By Kris Geisberger
David, Now there is a small button to the right...

David,
Now there is a small button to the right of the object name edit in the Quick Properties that becomes available when the highlighted (yellow) object is one of the selected (red) objects.
Forum: Q&A 11-13-2015
Replies: 6
Views: 8,892
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Hi Manoj, Under the Stat Object there is an...

Hi Manoj,

Under the Stat Object there is an "Custom" option under the [+] button of the Statistics tab. I called it Avg. Output Per Operational Hour and wrote the following:
updatestate(i);...
Forum: Product Announcements 11-13-2015
Replies: 40
Views: 41,891
Posted By Kris Geisberger
In ProcessFlow, when I move the origin...

In ProcessFlow, when I move the origin (root/start) position of a connector along the same activity/block, I get the following exceptions:

exception: Exception caught in...
Forum: Product Announcements 08-24-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 29,413
Posted By Kris Geisberger
I can change dates and times everywhere just...

I can change dates and times everywhere just fine. This is a Video Recorder GUI issue. The Start/End/Speed parameters do not get applied to the Video Recorder while in "Default Sequence" mode. Well,...
Forum: Product Announcements 08-21-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 29,413
Posted By Kris Geisberger
I can't seem to change the Start and End...

I can't seem to change the Start and End parameters while in "Default Sequence" mode of the new Video Recorder. Works fine in "Define Custom Sequences" mode. I did not test other parameters.

Also,...
Forum: Product Announcements 07-24-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 29,413
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Edit Selected Objects tools

Hi Matt,

1. Even better!
2. Perfect!
3. Appreciated!

I only guessed it was discoverability that spurred you guys to make changes to these tools, but I don't know what the reason was. I simply...
Forum: Product Announcements 07-23-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 29,413
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Edit Selected Objects tools

Hi Matt,


Thanks!


Great! I suggest that the default value is 1 and not 0.

In regards to copying labels:
A. When dealing with objects with many labels you start to care about the order...
Forum: Product Announcements 07-23-2015
Replies: 24
Views: 29,413
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Edit Selected Objects tools

You guys have been working hard! I have plenty of positive things to say about the many additions but for now I want to focus on the moving the Edit Selected Objects tools.

Switches/Flags have...
Forum: Q&A 06-25-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 9,131
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Koen, TC_ON_ENTRY_REQUEST_QUEUE indeed...

Koen,

TC_ON_ENTRY_REQUEST_QUEUE indeed works, I have posted a model to your original thread that demonstrates its use.
https://www.flexsim.com/community/forum/showthread.php?p=14207

Enjoy!
Forum: Q&A 06-25-2015
Replies: 3
Views: 9,263
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Koen, I felt your case was practical enough...

Koen,

I felt your case was practical enough to deserve an example model.

The TrafficControl in the attached model will allow only one Replen operator in the area, otherwise "Maximum Number in...
Forum: User Development 07-16-2014
Replies: 27
Views: 38,613
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Great work Carsten! Since you asked,...

Great work Carsten!



Since you asked, I'd prefer installation by hand while it is still in development. You might get more participation without the installer as it could intimidate some or...
Forum: Product Announcements 10-08-2013
Replies: 37
Views: 42,341
Posted By Kris Geisberger
I see the black connection, same as Mark. ...

I see the black connection, same as Mark.

Stuck in X-click:
This has happened to me 6 times now, but I have yet to consistently replicate it. The quickest way to try is by X-clicking a Rack to...
Forum: Product Announcements 10-07-2013
Replies: 37
Views: 42,341
Posted By Kris Geisberger
The conveyor legs using Shaders are inconsistent....

The conveyor legs using Shaders are inconsistent. The last conveyor added to the model has transparent legs and all other conveyors have "dynamic snowy" legs. I wonder how many others see the same.
...
Forum: Product Announcements 10-07-2013
Replies: 37
Views: 42,341
Posted By Kris Geisberger
To further Cloutier's post. Button Text and Hover...

To further Cloutier's post. Button Text and Hover Hint Text do not save either.

Image, Font, Link, OnPress save correctly.

Otherwise I'm very happy with the addition of Model Input widgets in...
Forum: Product Announcements 09-23-2013
Replies: 65
Views: 78,263
Posted By Kris Geisberger
I agree with Clair, I think many would miss the...

I agree with Clair, I think many would miss the red and blue connection colors.

1. It seems that a TE considers the linear distance from NN to NN to calculate the travel speed along curved path,...
Forum: Q&A 08-09-2013
Replies: 10
Views: 11,183
Posted By Kris Geisberger
I like Esther's concept. If you only care about...

I like Esther's concept. If you only care about the travelers respecting each other's max speed and not assigning speed limits to individual paths then the following can work decently well, but you...
Forum: Q&A 08-05-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 13,199
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Again, I didn't create the original model. Just...

Again, I didn't create the original model. Just modified the task sequence for the cranes and added draw code to make them look like spiders. The "conveyor" that the robots are picking from is pretty...
Forum: Q&A 08-05-2013
Replies: 15
Views: 12,658
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Search the forum for releaseitem and make a small...

Search the forum for releaseitem and make a small test model to practice using releaseitem.

1. Abort the Pull Logic approach
2. On all your racks, set the SendTo to "Do No Release Item" pick...
Forum: Q&A 08-02-2013
Replies: 3
Views: 13,199
Posted By Kris Geisberger
Hi Jim, In 2008 I took the then older Cookie...

Hi Jim,

In 2008 I took the then older Cookie Packer model and added draw code to the cranes to make them each look like a Quattro. Looking back on it now, I wouldn't take the same approach as the...
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