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sgwilliams
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DEFAULT SYMBOL IN EDIT DIMENSION TEXT DIALOG

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11-29-2006 11:05 AM
LOOKING FOR A WAY TO MAKE THE DIAMETER SYMBOL THE DEFAULT SYMBOL INSTEAD OF THE DEGREE SYMBOL IN THE SYMBOL DROP DOWN ON THIS DIALOG BOX:

DIMENSION EDIT>TEXT TAB

SEE THE ATTACHED SCREENSHOT
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Re: DEFAULT SYMBOL IN EDIT DIMENSION TEXT DIALOG

12-05-2006 06:33 AM in reply to: sgwilliams
Hi,

You are not able to change the default symbol in the Edit Dimension dialog.
However you can create a new dimension style with the diameter symbol as a
prefix.

Thanks,

Lati Mu
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Re: DEFAULT SYMBOL IN EDIT DIMENSION TEXT DIALOG

09-03-2012 05:33 AM in reply to: sgwilliams

Please CHANGE that!!! The need of DIA symbol is greater than DEG symbol. THINK!

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Adrian

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Re: DEFAULT SYMBOL IN EDIT DIMENSION TEXT DIALOG

09-07-2012 06:19 AM in reply to: a.sima

Hi Adrian,

 

there is logged withlist item for this requirement (#1087837).

 

Thanks

Ladislav

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Re: DEFAULT SYMBOL IN EDIT DIMENSION TEXT DIALOG

12-19-2012 07:14 AM in reply to: t_pcoll

Sound really good.

 

An additional proposal is to have the dimeter, the degree and the +/- symbol as shortcut buttons just under the button that opens the symbol list. This way it is easy and quick to choose the three most used symbols applied in the text.

 

Regards

 

Bo

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ampster
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Re: DEFAULT SYMBOL IN EDIT DIMENSION TEXT DIALOG

12-19-2012 08:08 AM in reply to: boyebusk

boyebusk wrote:

An additional proposal is to have the dimeter, the degree and the +/- symbol as shortcut buttons just under the button that opens the symbol list.


screenshot from Inv 2011, looks like your request is already present, at least those three symbols are at the very top of the selections.  May not be exactly what you wanted though I'll admit that.

 

dim-sym-options.png

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