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  1. Design Tool

      The tool introduces a completely new work method making it much easier to design a single conveyor or a complete line. Easy drag and drop functionality where each individual component has its own intelligence eliminates the risk of des...
  2. My FlexLink (Online Store)

    This section contain information about applications available through My FlexLink (FlexLink's application portal). Most of the information relates to the Online Store (FlexLink's webshop). You'll find MyFlexlink here ...
  3. FlexCAD

    FlexCAD is an add-in software for AutoCAD and Inventor, designed to enhance designing FlexLink conveyors and structural system and provide a Bill of Material in the respective software's to facilitate a seamless interface to the Online St...
  4. Quotation Tool

    This section contains articles describing how to use some of the more advanced features of the FlexLink Quotation Tool (FLQT). FLQT is a client based tool used to make advanced project or component calculations and to produce quotations. ...
  5. Chain Calculation Tool

    The Chain calculation tool (FLCT) is a client based tool used to perform advanced chain tension calculations on FlexLink based conveyors. The tool can be downloaded for free from MyFlexlink/Download area .  ...
  6. How to solve "'DbProviderFactories' section can only appear once per config file" error

    Sometimes a user encounter problems starting Design Tool with some strange exception message stating "The 'DbProviderFactories' section can only appear once per config file." . This comes from the fact that IBM DB2 installs a...
  7. Collect and send log files

    As an addition to FlexLink Design Tool a small utility application is installed. This utility is available from Windows start menu and can be used to collect and send log files to the FlexLink engineering tools support team. The time...
  8. Lease management for users

    To be able to use FlexLink Design Tool a license has to be leased from FlexLink. This is called a "lease". A fter an application has been submitted a  user account is created in the lease management system by the local  ad...
  9. Network access

    The Design Tool requires that certain Internet web servers can be accessed in order to fully function. If it cannot access them, the tool will not start or fail to update important changes in eCat components or the Design Tool itself. Therefore...
  10. Import part list from file

    Part lists can be imported in a multitude of file formats; flat files (csv or txt), xml (from the Design or Quotation tool) and XLS/XLSX (Excel files). Please note; The CSV/TXT and XML formats are intended to be used with external systems ...