How Do I Define Document Types?

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Document types are used in a company so documents can be automatically recognized. In addition, the appropriate type and icon display for documents in EngineerOffice.


EngineerOffice recognizes all files linked to the system by defined file type extensions-just like your operating system does-and will display a Type label and icon for the item.


Do the following to define document types:

  1. Select Preferences from the master drop-down list.

  2. Open the Documents folder and click Types.

  3. You can create new document types by clicking Add .

  4. Click the Update button to update all documents in all projects to reflect the changes on this screen.