General

Limit in version 6 segment length
There is a limit to how many poles can be joined together in one strain section (segment) in the version 6 profiler. If you have too many poles in one secti...
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017 at 1:12 AM
Constructions interface - invalid character
[Version 6 only] Be aware that if you enter an invalid character into the chainage entry box in the Structures/Constructions interface you will get into...
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017 at 11:32 PM
Version 7 circuits not drawn correctly
Sometimes errors occur in the circuits if the segment data was not entered correctly. If the profile looks strange then you may find the easiest way to proc...
Thu, 12 May, 2016 at 12:18 PM
Pin or strain for uplift?
 The profiler can indicate when there might be a problem with uplift on a pole. There are a few ways you can compensate for uplift: reduce tension in ...
Tue, 24 May, 2016 at 11:54 AM
How can I find blowout for each span in a profile?
Blowout for each span is displayed in the planview of a profile. This does not take into account the crossarm width, it is effectively the blowout dist...
Thu, 9 Jun, 2016 at 2:41 PM
Circuit to circuit clearances report [v7]
There is no report option for inter-circuit clearances however you can generate the required data using the inter-circuit clearance function. The cl...
Thu, 23 Jun, 2016 at 11:13 AM
Clearance lines in profile cross over
 You may see the ground clearance lines in your profile cross over at the start of the profile, as shown in this screen shot. This is caused...
Tue, 5 Jul, 2016 at 4:39 PM
Opening a version 4 profile file
If you want to use an old saved profile file created using version 4 of Poles 'n' Wires you will need to convert it first. Use the attached tool...
Tue, 26 Jul, 2016 at 1:42 PM
Circuit labels on top of other labels [version 7]
When you have multiple circuits in the profile sometimes the labels are hard to read. In version 7 you can reposition the labels manually. See the sub-secti...
Tue, 24 Jan, 2017 at 4:14 PM
How to set ground data type for a profile
In version 6 the ground type (distance/slope, chainage/level, etc) is set in Options and needs to be set before you open the Profile module. In version ...
Fri, 27 Jan, 2017 at 11:30 PM