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SP3D DATBASE CREATION PROCEDURE

1. GO TO START/PROGRAMS/INTERGRAPH SMARTPLANT3D/DATABASE
TOOL/DATABASE WIZARD.THEN FOLLOWING FORM WILL OPEN. THEN PUT
NECESSARY DATA IN BLANK FIELDS AS SHOWN.

2. CLICK ON CREATE A NEW SITE. THEN FOLLOWING FORM WILL OPEN.


GIVE DATABASE SERVER NAME THEN SITE DATABASE NAME TRY TO KEEP THE
NAMES WHICH I HAVE GIVEN TO AVOID COMPLICATIONS EXCEPT SERVER NAME IT
VARIES MACHINE TO MACHINE AS PER THEIR MACHINE NAME.CREATE TWO
FOLDERS IN D:\ DRIVE I.E DATA AND LOG FOLDERS.
THEN GIVE THE PATHS FOR SITE DATABASE FILES. THE TEMPLATE FILE WHICH
SHOULD BE USED FOR CREATING SITE SCHEMA WILL BE LOCATED IN REFERENCE
DATA FOLDER WHICH IS INSTALLED IN YOUR MACHINE.(I.E. AppRepos.dat) THEN
AGAIN PHYSICAL DATABASE AND LOG FILE PATHS.THEN CLICK NEXT.THE
FOLLOWING FORM WILL OPEN.
SELECT RESTORE CATALOG FROM BACKUP. GIVE CATALOG DATABASE SEVER
WHICH IS REGISTER IN SQL. GIVE CATALOG DATABASE NAME WHICH I HAVE
GIVEN.
GIVE PHYSICAL DATABASE AND LOG FILE LOCATIONS. GIVE SYMBOL AND
CUSTOM PROGRAM FILE FOLDER WHICH IS IN PROGRAM
FILES\REFERENCEDATA\CATALOGDATA\SYMBOLS. GIVE TEMPLATE FILE FOR
CATALOG DATABASE AND SCHEMA. THIS IS IN PROGRAM FILES\REFERENCE
DATA\DATABASE TEMPLATE\CATALOGDB.DAT.
THEN AT LAST PUT PHYSICAL DATABASE AND LOG FILE LOCATIONS.THEN CLICK
NEXT.THEN FOLLOWING FORM WILL OPEN.
CLICK ON CREATE DB BUTTON AS IN RED BLOCK. THEN PROGRESSING WINDOW
WILL APPEAR. AFTER COMPLITION OF DATABSE AND SCHEMA FOLLOWING FORM
WILL OPEN
THEN CLICK ON FINISH. AFTER THAT GO TO START\ALL PROGRAMS\INTERGRAP
SMARTPLANT 3D\PROJECT MANAGEMENT THEN FOLLOWING WINDOW WILL OPEN.
THEN CLICK ON PLANTS.
THEN GO TO DATABASE MENU AT TOP GO TO NEW \PLANT THEN FOLLOWING FORM
WILL OPEN FILL UP THE GIVEN FILED AS I HAVE GIVEN IN GENERAL TAB AND
DATABASE TAB.
PUT THE DATA AS I HAVE GIVEN.THEN CLICK OK.AFTER HITTING OK BUTTON A
SMALL WINDOW WILL APPEAR AS SHOWN

AND IT WILL CRATE ALL NECSSARY DATBASES. AFTER COMPLITION OF ALL


DATABASES IT WILL SHOW A REPORT AS SHOWN BELOW.

CLICK ON OK, HERE YOUR PROJECT CREATION COMPLETES.BUT THERE IS LOT


MORE TO GO.THEN EXIT FROM PROJECT MANAGEMENT.

GO TO START\ALLPROGRAMS\INTERGRAP SMARTPLANT3D\SMARTPLANT
3D.FOLLOWING PALLET WILL OPEN SELECT METRIC UNIT TEMPLATE AND HIT OK.
AFTER THIS SP3D WILL OPEN.IT WILL SHOW YOU FOLLOWING PALLET IN THAT GO
TO FILES\DEFINE WORKSPACE THEN IT WILL OPEN ANOTHER PALLET AS SHOWN
BELOW.
THEN GO TO FILTER SELECT CREATE NEW FILTER IT WILL OPEN ONE MORE FORM
AS SHOWN.
GIVE NAME TO FILTER AS YOU WANT. THEN SELECT SYSTEM TAB I HAD
MISTEKENLY HIGHLIGHTED OBJECT TYPE.SELECT TRAING FOLDER THE OK BUTTON
WILL BE APPEAR, CLICK OK.
AFTER DOING SO GO TO MORE IN FILTER AS SHOWN IN NEXT SNAP SELECT YOUR
FILTER THEN CLICK ON OK.
THEN GO TO TASK MENU IN THAT GO TO SYSTEM AND SPECIFICATION THEN GO TO
TOOLS MENU INTHAT GO TO IMPORT SYSTEM HIERARCHY FROM EXCEL. THEN
FOLLOWING FORM WILL OPEN.

THEN CLICK ON ADD THEN GO TO C:\PROGRAM


FILES\SMARTPLANT\3D\SYSTEMSANDSPECS\IMPORT ADD BOTH EXCEL FILES ONE
BY ONE.AFTER DOIN SO CLICK ON IMPORT BUTTOM.AFTER DOING SO IT WILLS SAY
DONE THEN CLICK ON FINISH. YOU WILL SEE FOLLOWING HIERARCHY WILL BE
IMPORTED.
FINALLY DATABASE AND HIERARCHY IMPORT HAS BEEN DONE. NOW YOU ARE
READY TO PUT PIPIE IN MODEL USE HELP FILES FOR MODELING RELATED ISSUES.