"Brooks,Bill" wrote:
> 
> Hi Protel users...
> 
> I notice that when I create a BOM with the Schematic program sometimes parts
> that are on the schematic do not show up in the BOM.
> 
> After some trouble-shooting I discovered that the parts were being dropped
> from the BOM ...if... the 'Part Type' field was empty.
>  Is it supposed to do this?
> 
> It makes it a little difficult to check the parts list in our MRP system
> against the BOM from the schematic if the parts are just dropped.... as if
> they are not in the schematic at all...
> 
> Just wondering if any of you have noticed this before.

Yes - I've noticed that, and mentioned it here in the past.

One suggested work-around is to put something (anything) in the "Part
Type" field, and "hide" it.

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