Cable Trunk

A cable trunk is used to manage cable sections, closures and terminators. The cable trunk itself has no geometry. Any cable sections, closures and terminators can be assigned to a cable trunk.
In NET Engineering, users have the option of defining cable trunk themselves. The form is opened by double-clicking in the “Cable Trunk” field in the Cable Section, Closure or Terminator form, or in Industry Model Explorer > FO Network > FO Cable Trunk.

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Tabs

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Attribute Description
Name Enter the name of the cable trunk. (1)
Color The color for displaying the cable trunk in the graphic can be selected from a drop-down list with defined colors or a color palette. (2)
Length overview plan A length overview plan can be assigned. (3)
Information Information on the cable trunk can be specified. (4)
Cable sections The number of cable sections assigned to the current cable trunk is displayed. Clicking on the mceclip2.png button opens the line form for the associated cable sections or, with mceclip3.png, for all cable trunks in the filter. The highlight button mceclip2.png highlights all the cable sections assigned to the cable trunk in the graphic. (5)
Terminators The number of terminators assigned to the current cable trunk is displayed. Clicking on the mceclip2.png button opens the point form for the associated terminators or, with mceclip3.png, for all cable trunk in the filter. The highlight button mceclip2.png highlights all the terminators assigned to the cable trunk in the graphic. (6)
Closures The number of closures assigned to the current cable trunk is displayed. Clicking on the mceclip2.png button opens the point form for the associated closures or, with mceclip3.png, for all cable trunks in the filter. The highlight button mceclip2.png highlights all the closures assigned to the cable trunk in the graphic. (7)
mceclip3.png All objects assigned to the cable trunk can be highlighted at the same time by clicking on the highlight button mceclip3.png. (8)


Menu items

The “Overviews/Reports” menu can be used to open schemaplans in grouped and detailed form.

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