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graemev

Select Other part disctimination

Status: New Idea
by Valued Mentor on ‎02-15-2013 02:33 PM

It would be handy when using the Select Other drop down menu to have not just the type of feature shown but also which part that feature is from.  Sometimes I have identical mating faces but the design intent is for the next part constraint to apply to a specific part, not just a specific location.

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by *Pro on ‎02-20-2013 07:17 AM

I wish they put it back the way it was. Hate this drop down list. I was real good with the old way but this just takes to much time.

 

I guess Autodesk is not selling Inventor will save time any longer..

by Valued Contributor MattH_Work on ‎02-20-2013 09:14 AM

You can still just cycle through the options with the mouse wheel, no different to the old method

by Valued Contributor timdown73 on ‎02-22-2013 06:36 AM

The drop down took some time to get used to and I do feel it's a bit more clumsy than the old left, right arrow.  I often find that it's in the way of what I'm trying to see and I have to zoom a bit or grab the list and move it.  I don't remember having this problem so much with the arrows method. Maybe a combo of the two methods would help, as I have noticed a lot of complaints about the dropdown.  Just put two arows next to the drop down.  Let the user decide which to use.

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