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It is populated whenever Component to be Linked, Component to be Replaced or Reference Parent drop down combos, left and right hand side "Method", "View Options" or Effective Date are changed.  It is populated with parent parts from the Product Structure table for the selected Component to be Replaced.

 

If View Parts is set to Show Active, only parts, where the engineering change date is less than the current date and the Link Status Code is equal to "A" or where the engineering change date is greater than the current date and the Link Status Code is equal to "I",  are displayed.

 

To delete a part, select the part in the Linked Parents list box and click the "Apply" button.  All deletes are ECP protected. If the field ECP Control Product Structure on

System Configuration has a value of:

 

1.        "No", ECP control is not applied.

 

2.        "XDM", ECP control is applied irrespective of the development cycle of the selected maintained parent part.

 

3.        "ADM", ECP control is applied except where the development cycle of the selected maintained parent part is "XDM".

 

4.        "EDM", ECP control is applied except where the development cycle of the selected maintained parent part is "XDM" or "EDM".

 

5.        "PPM", ECP control is applied if the development cycle of the selected maintained parent part is "PPM", "PM", "PP" or "OBS".

 

6.        "PM", ECP control is applied if the development cycle of the selected maintained parent part is "PM", "PP" or "OBS".

 

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