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How to change the number of decimal places of the elevation of points?

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03-15-2012 12:13 PM

How to change the number of decimal places of the elevation of  points?

 

as the points are labeled with their elevations, I couldn’t find how the number of the decimal places of the elevation be chosen. In this case, I wanted to let the number of the decimal places to be zero.

 

How to set the number of the decimal places to be zero or 1, for example? how to sepcify it height (size)?

 

Please, have a look on the screenshot below.

 

Thank you for the help,

 

Best

 

Jamal

 

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Re: How to change the number of decimal places of the elevation of points?

03-15-2012 01:02 PM in reply to: JamaL9722060

In the Settings of your Toolspace, right-click on the drawing name and select Edit drawing settings.  Once there, click on the Ambient Settings tab.  This is where you will change the precision.

If the issue was resolved by this method, please click on "Accept As Solution"
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Re: How to change the number of decimal places of the elevation of points?

03-15-2012 03:25 PM in reply to: TRogers

Thank you for the answer.

 

I tried it but sound to not have an effect on the precision of the elevation of the points label.

 

Please, have a look on the screenshot below.

 

what might be the problem?

 

the file is attached

 

best

 

Jamal

Clip_568.jpg

 

 

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Jamal NUMAN, GIS and Civil Engineer, MSc
e-mail: JamaL9722060@yahoo.com
P.O.Box: 731, Ramallah, West Bank, Palestine.
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Software: AutoCAD 2014, AutoCAD C3D, AutoCAD M3D, Revit
Windows 7 (Ultimate 64 bits),
Firefox 20.0,
Kaspersky 2013.
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Re: How to change the number of decimal places of the elevation of points?

03-15-2012 03:49 PM in reply to: JamaL9722060
You need to change the precision in your point label style. Go to your setting tab of your toolspace.
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Re: How to change the number of decimal places of the elevation of points?

03-15-2012 04:29 PM in reply to: sjg

Many thanks for the answer.

 

still I’m confused in how to control this precision! where might be the tab that controls the precision?

 

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Clip_568.jpg

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Jamal NUMAN, GIS and Civil Engineer, MSc
e-mail: JamaL9722060@yahoo.com
P.O.Box: 731, Ramallah, West Bank, Palestine.
----------------------------------------------------------
Software: AutoCAD 2014, AutoCAD C3D, AutoCAD M3D, Revit
Windows 7 (Ultimate 64 bits),
Firefox 20.0,
Kaspersky 2013.
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Re: How to change the number of decimal places of the elevation of points?

03-15-2012 04:48 PM in reply to: JamaL9722060
See if this helps. Now I am showing changing the Standard label style, you will have to choose the correct one if you have multiple.
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Re: How to change the number of decimal places of the elevation of points?

03-16-2012 11:24 AM in reply to: sjg

Many thanks sjg for the help. finally it did work

 

sure, the screenshots is the best way to deliver help. I appreciate your effort.

 

best

 

Jamal

 

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----------------------------------------------------------
Jamal NUMAN, GIS and Civil Engineer, MSc
e-mail: JamaL9722060@yahoo.com
P.O.Box: 731, Ramallah, West Bank, Palestine.
----------------------------------------------------------
Software: AutoCAD 2014, AutoCAD C3D, AutoCAD M3D, Revit
Windows 7 (Ultimate 64 bits),
Firefox 20.0,
Kaspersky 2013.
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