How to change the FL to FB in Autodesk Advance Steel

Question
When creating a flat Bar, the Standard name on the Section size is prefixed by FL. Is there a way to change the FL to FB?How to change the Flat StandardName FL to FB in Autodesk Advance Steel pic1
Answer.
The changes are made from the Advance Steel Management Tools, Table Editor.
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Open installed Databases.
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Expand the AstorProfiles flyout arrow adjacent to the text.How to change the Flat StandardName FL to FB in Autodesk Advance Steel pic8

Scroll to the EXT_AISC_Flat.

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Use the Find and Replace toolset.How to change the Flat StandardName FL to FB in Autodesk Advance Steel pic5
When completed Load Settings in Advance. Go back to the Model Structure and Update Defaults.How to change the Flat StandardName FL to FB in Autodesk Advance Steel pic6

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