This seems like a simple thing. I've updated some data in the record of a symbol in the resource manager. However, the same symbols that are in the drawing are not updating to show the new info. What am I doing wrong?
The changes are simple data field changes in the attached record.
Marisa is correct. When you create a Symbol Instance, it gets its own copy of the attached record with the data that is present at that time. Or maybe it is the Record Defaults, I would have to run some tests to see. Future changes to the record attached to the symbol definition do not change the record(s) attached to the symbol instances.
Your request for a way to do this is good, but also very dangerous for a lot of users. If you intended to change the values in the record on an in