Learn what each of the three BOM options provide below:
BOM Option: Show
Will show the subassembly and all the child components within
BOM Option: Hide
Will show the subassembly but hide the child components within
BOM Option: Promote
Dissolves the subassembly but shows the child components
Also, with derived configurations…
We have the option to Link to Parent Configuration option for Part number displayed when used in a bill of materials. This will set the derived configuration to inherit the setting from the parent configuration.
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