Inventor General

Reply
Distinguished Contributor
Posts: 720
Registered: ‎02-02-2004
Message 1 of 3 (210 Views)

apparent intersection not working

210 Views, 2 Replies
01-22-2013 01:39 AM

Is anyone having problems dimensioning to an apparent intersection in an IDW?

Once I hover over both lines to show the intersect and both line do intersect but it should turn green, it's not, it just keeps yellow.

It is placing the dim in the right place but it's also not drawing in the intersect lines.

It was working last month as I have a drawing to prove it.

This is on a few machines.

 

Also moving dimension is a problem. Sometimes they will not reattach after moving one end.

Not sure if this is related?

 

AIP2011 sp2

 

Cheers

 

Warren

*Pro
sbixler
Posts: 1,847
Registered: ‎09-15-2003
Message 2 of 3 (200 Views)

Re: apparent intersection not working

01-22-2013 04:35 AM in reply to: warrentdo

I've never had a green indicator at the apparent intersection-- it's only when both extensions appear at the same time with the little yellow dot.  But I don't know why the extension lines are not appearing, unless the distances are too small.  Can you post an example drawing that we can experiment with?

Sam B
Inventor 2012 Certified Professional

Please click "Accept as Solution" if this response answers your question.
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Inventor Professional 2013 SP1.1 Update 1
Windows XP Pro 32-bit, SP3
HP EliteBook 8730w; 4 GB RAM; Core™ 2 Duo T9400 2.53 GHz; Quadro FX2700M
SpaceExplorer/SpaceNavigator NB, driver 3.7.18
still waiting for a foreshortened radius dimensioning tool in Drawing Manager

Member
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎06-22-2012
Message 3 of 3 (198 Views)

Re: apparent intersection not working

01-22-2013 04:45 AM in reply to: warrentdo

Please look at attached video. Hope, it helps...

Marian

You are not logged in.

Log into access your profile, ask and answer questions, share ideas and more. Haven't signed up yet? Register

Announcements
Are you interested in helping shape the Autodesk Community?
We’re looking at a few different ways to improve the “All Forums” landing page and need your feedback! If interested, please take a few minutes to fill out the following Usability Study. Thank you for your time!

Need installation help?

Start with some of our most frequented solutions to get help installing your software.

Ask the Community


Inventor Exchange Apps

Created by the community for the community, Autodesk Exchange Apps for Autodesk Inventor helps you achieve greater speed, accuracy, and automation from concept to manufacturing.

Connect with Inventor

Twitter

Facebook

Blogs

Pinterest

Youtube