use the same system configuration in multiple places in
Lambda Predict 3?
In cases where the same system, block or component is
used in multiple places in a prediction in
Lambda Predict 3,
you can define the configuration in one place in the
prediction and link to it in other places. This allows
you to be certain that when you change the master
configuration, all linked configurations also change.
To add a linked block to a system, select the system
hierarchy that you want to add the linked block to and
then choose System Hierarchy > Add Same/Next Level
Item > Linked Block. The Link Block window will
appear, as shown next.
Choose the desired source from the drop-down list and
click OK. (Note that a linked block cannot be
subordinate to its source, so you cannot select any
block or system above the linked block in the system
In the Properties panel, the link
source name, failure rate and ID are displayed as the physical
properties of the linked block. The link source name is
a hyperlink; you can click it to view the properties for
the source block or system.
can I change the login security option for a Standard Database
in Xfmea 5 or RCM++ 5?
For a Standard database (Microsoft Access®, *.rx5) in
- When login security is enabled, the Standard
database can be accessed only by users who have an
active user account and each user account will be
defined with specific access permissions.
login security is not enabled, any user who has
read/write permission to the Standard database file
has full permission to edit information
throughout the database.
To enable login security, any user can open the
Standard database and choose File > Database Setup >
Enable Login Security. The Manage Users window will then
be displayed, allowing the user to give additional users
access to the database and to set their access levels.
Note that the user who enabled the login security is
automatically assigned the Admin access level in the
To remove login security, a user with the Admin
access level can open the Standard database and choose
File > Database Setup > Remove Login Security.