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Onshape BOM App installed- where is it?

I went to the App store and downloaded the "Onshape BOM for Google Sheets".  It's shown in my Manage Account>Onshape Settings>Applications, and in the App store it's shown as "Installed".  But where is it?  How do I open and use it?  

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  • lougallolougallo Member, Administrator, Moderator, Onshape Employees, Developers Posts: 1,666
    edited September 2016
    I'm the developer of that app. It is a Google sheets addon so you have to run it from google sheets. Let me know if you have questions from there. 
    Lou Gallo / PD/UX - Support - Community / Onshape, Inc.
  • viruviru Member, Developers Posts: 619 ✭✭✭✭
    edited March 2016
    @edward_petrillo , You have to open your google drive account and refer method as shown in below video.


    Onshape BOM for Google Sheets Add-on connects to your Onshape account and extracts bills of material (BOMs) from your assemblies. Once extracted, all important metadata from the assembly is populated into the Google Sheet including:
    • Created by
    • Created date (UTC)
    • Modified by
    • Modified date (UTC)
    • BOM creation date

    BOM columns:

    • Item number
    • Quantity
    • Name
    • Description
    • Part Number
    • Revision
    • State

    Modification of the BOM values in Google Sheets can also be updated and synchronized back to the Onshape part and assembly metadata fields for the following:

    For workspaces and versions:

    • Description
    • Part number
    • Revision

    For workspaces only:

    • Name

    For versions only:

    • State

    Currently this add-on extracts a "Parts-only" BOM. Connecting Google Sheets to Onshape's full cloud CAD centralizes your Bills of Material management.





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