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    Why can't I update Net-Inspect Custom Field Mapping in InspectionXpert?

    Workaround to Update & Publish Net-Inspect Additional Fields

    February 24th, 2019

    This article provides a workaround for the bug preventing users from updating their Net-Inspect Custom Field Mapping inside InspectionXpert. Please contact the Customer Success team at (800) 379-0322 x2 or support@inspectionxpert.com if you would like a member of the support team to walk through this with you.

    Step-by-Step Guide:

    Step 1: Open the OnDemand Settings XML file

    1. Open your Windows File Explorer
    2. Copy and paste the following file location: %userprofile%\AppData\Roaming\InspectionXpert\InspectionXpert OnDemand 2.0  
    3. Right-click the file 'OnDemand_settings' and open with Notepad

    Step 2: Edit the NI Custom Fields

    1. Scroll down until you find <NICustFields>
    2. You will find the InspectionXpert Custom Field next to <IXCustName>
    3. Update the Net-Inspect Publish Name by entering it between <NIPublishName> & </NIPublishName>
    4. Change the <NIPublishStatus> to 'TRUE' to ensure the Publish checkbox in InspectionXpert will be checked
    5. Click the File tab and hit 'Save' (This will update the Net-Inspect Options in InspectionXpert)

    Step 3: Confirm the changes in InspectionXpert

    1. Open InspectionXpert
    2. Go to the Options found under the Home tab
    3. Choose the Net-Inspect Options
    4. Your Net-Inspect Additional Field should be updated and your Publish checkbox checked
    5. You can now export your project to Net-Inspect

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