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surface definition symbol

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02-20-2014 08:17 AM

Does anyone know the technical answer for what the symbol means in the attached picture?

I'm pretty sure that it signifies that the objects in that particular surface edit are no longer in the drawing, but I was looking for an official explanation in the Autodesk help file and couldn't find it.

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Re: surface definition symbol

02-20-2014 08:38 AM in reply to: mikepo

universal "Not" symbol


as in Not valid,

Thank you

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Re: surface definition symbol

02-20-2014 09:38 AM in reply to: mikepo
Yes no longer in the drawing or being referenced by it
(No connection with Autodesk other than using the products in the real world)

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