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To create a junction node, do the following:
Click on the InfoWater Pro Ribbon in the Edit Group using the → Insert Command dropbox .
Select the Insert Junction icon from the → Insert Command dropbox
the Insert Junction
command is the active command it will be highlighted in Blue as shown:
Select an upstream node if one exists or left click on the part of the network where you wish to begin digitizing the network.
Select intermediate vertices to identify pipe curvature by left clicking at the desired vertex points.
Once the command is initiated, select the location of the new node by left mouse clicking anywhere on the map display. Suggest a new ID and/or a description on the Junction Identification dialog box and click on the OK button to accept the ID and create the junction. The junction should visually appear at the specified location. If the insert location is near an existing model pipe the software will ask if you wish to insert the junction into that pipe. If you wish to split the pipe, an ID box for the new junction and the new pipe will appear in a pop up window.
You can also use the Digitize Network iconfrom the → Insert Command dropbox to create a pipe and node network "on the fly". Once digitized, the user is able to add relevant modeling data in the Model Explorer - Attribute Tab window.
Graphic Selection - To select a junction node for data edit do one of the following: