What is Treevision?
Treevision is the name of the feature
that displays bills of material in a graphical tree-like structure.
Treevision does for the indented BOM what Microsoft Explorer does for
How do I know if
there are other lower level bills?
The plus (+) mark indicates that there
are either other bills or components indented beneath the item
displayed. A simple click of the plus (+) mark expands the tree to
display the indented level. The mark turns into a negative (-) sign to
show it is open. Click the negative (-) sign to close the level.
do the little icons represent?
- Item is a component
- Item is a Component BOM
Nested Boxes - Item is a Finished Good
Gear/Shaft - Item is a Phantom BOM
Slices - Item is a
- Item is a Variable BOM
Box - Item is a Kit BOM
Arrows - Item is an Alternate BOM
I use Treevision to go to another BOM?
Right click on the bill and select "Go to"
from the pop up window. Treevision will display the BOM and recalculate
and display the bill structure.
Hint - Bills can
be added to the BOM by right clicking on any item that does not have
level beneath it!
Treevision do a "where used"?
With ease! Right click on the bill and select
"Used" from the pop up window. A browser will display a list
of BOM's on which the current bill is a component. Right click the bill
you want to go to. Treevision will display the BOM and recalculate and
display the bill structure.