Menta objects in XBuilder disconnects from Menta Library

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Issue

When opening an XBuilder project with Menta objects referenced to Menta Library objects, the references are lost and all Menta objects are showned as disconnected from the library.

Product Line

TAC Vista

Environment

TAC XBuilder

Cause

For some reason, the library definition in the project has become corrupted.

Resolution

1: Browse to the XBuilder project file (*.xbp*)

2: Edit the file with notepad or similar

3: Search the file for all instances of "MENTALIBOBJ"

4: If the node doesn't have anything in "GUID=" that's the problem

5: For all instances that are wrong, copy the "MentaObjLibId" value to "GUID"

6: Save the file, and reopen the XBuilder project