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deetersmith
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Tool Tips for Grips

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10-24-2011 02:46 PM

Does anyone know where the tool tips for grips on polylines have gone in 2012?  The streach, add, delete and the convert to arc.  I have a feeling that a setting has changed and I can't find it.

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Alfred.NESWADBA
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Re: Tool Tips for Grips

10-24-2011 10:43 PM in reply to: deetersmith

Hi,

 

do you have any chance to make a screenshot from "the old version" (if you have not uninstalled it).

For me: I never heard (or could not imagine what you mean by) of a "grip tooltip" andalso not of a polyline-function "convert to arc".

 

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deetersmith
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Re: Tool Tips for Grips

10-25-2011 05:07 AM in reply to: deetersmith

I can't get the tool tip to stay on screen for a screen shot but I promise it is there.  If you have Map 3D 2011 or Topobase Client 2011 it is there and works great.  That is why I am trying to find it again.

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Alfred.NESWADBA
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Re: Tool Tips for Grips

10-25-2011 05:14 AM in reply to: deetersmith

Hi,

 

ok, Topobase may be the hint that was missing? I don't know that (if so then it's for someone knowing Topobase or it belongs to >>>Topobase-forum<<<).

Just to make sure: you selected an object of type "Polyline" ==> at least that is what the property-window is telling you about the selected/gripped object?

 

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Murph
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Re: Tool Tips for Grips

10-25-2011 03:51 PM in reply to: deetersmith

GRIPMULTIFUNCTIONAL = 2 perhabs.

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deetersmith
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Re: Tool Tips for Grips

11-02-2011 08:09 AM in reply to: deetersmith

OK  I found that I can use the control to get to the remove vertex and also convert to arc.  The problem now is that it is only working on dwg objects not anything from Enterprize data or FDO connections.

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Murph
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Re: Tool Tips for Grips

11-02-2011 11:10 AM in reply to: deetersmith

Try  _MAPFEATUREEDITOPTIONS at the command line for FDO features.

 

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JoshCrawford1391
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Registered: ‎08-16-2011
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Re: Tool Tips for Grips

02-28-2013 12:15 PM in reply to: deetersmith

Not sure if you ever found the answer for this but I had the same issue in C3D2013.  I solved it by changing the sysvar GRIPS from 1 to 2.

 

-Josh

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