Please note that the G-Electrical Plugin for DraftSight has been retired (effective March 2020). For more information, please see http://help.graebert.com/en/articles/3894895-draftsight-g-electrical-plugin-retired

You can share the components, settings, and pages with other usersthrough the MDB and SQL database. 

Share MDB database…

1.Put the “data” and “qccfg” folders in a shared location(network), where the computers have access.

2.Put the address of this folders through G-Electrical tab > Settings > Database Connection…;

3.On the Database, select MDB on the Type field;

4.In the address, put the mapped location, where the “data” and“qccfg” folders are located

5.Click ok and restart the program.

Share SQL database…

For a SQL database connection type, it is necessary an available server with the SQL Tables, in other words, with the database. To get to know this better, check out the articles about the SQL database.

1.Put the “data” and “qccfg” folders in a shared location(network), where the computers have access.

2.Put the address of this folders through G-Electrical tab >Settings > Database Connection…;

3.On the Database Type field, select SQLSERVER;

4.On the address, put the mapped location, where the “data” and“qccfg” folders are located;

5.Fill the SQL Server information:

  • Server name;
  • Database name;
  • User;
  • Password.

6.Click ok and restart the program.

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