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Edit Balloon

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10-23-2008 12:38 PM
When I change the shape of a balloon (sketched symbol), I get an additional number and I don't know how to get rid of it. In the attached image, there is a "1" which should not be there. Does anyone know why it's there and/or how to get rid of it?

BTW - Inventor 2009 Edited by: davidgray3197 on Oct 23, 2008 3:44 PM
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Re: Edit Balloon

10-23-2008 12:46 PM in reply to: davidgray3197
Have you got a screenshot of the sketched symbol while editing it?
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Re: Edit Balloon

10-23-2008 12:55 PM in reply to: davidgray3197
I've attached an image of the sketched symbol, but it doesn't tell much. Just in case I was confusing anyone: What I mean by changing the shape of the balloon is going from the default (circle) to a sketched symbol (any symbol) is when I get this extra number.
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Re: Edit Balloon

10-23-2008 01:01 PM in reply to: davidgray3197
What is your default balloon style?

I haven't played with custom balloons so I haven't run into anything like this, I'm just guessing.

I would assume that the 1 is the quantity, and I'm wondering why it would think you want the quantity in your overridden balloon style. What's your balloon Style look like in the style editor?
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Re: Edit Balloon

10-23-2008 01:07 PM in reply to: davidgray3197
OK, I figured it out. In the Styles editor, I had to get rid of the quantity in the Property Display. I'm not sure how this would affect a parts list, but I'll have to worry about that tomorrow (time to go home!). Thanks for the help!
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Re: Edit Balloon

10-23-2008 01:26 PM in reply to: davidgray3197
There should be a whole separate section in the Styles Editor to deal with your Parts List. The balloon style only affects the balloons.
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Re: Edit Balloon

10-24-2008 05:04 AM in reply to: davidgray3197

Just take away the quantity in the balloon property display
and all will be well. It will not affect your parts list.


style="PADDING-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BORDER-LEFT: #000000 2px solid; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px">
OK,
I figured it out. In the Styles editor, I had to get rid of the quantity in
the Property Display. I'm not sure how this would affect a parts list, but
I'll have to worry about that tomorrow (time to go home!). Thanks for the
help!
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How to create custom Balloon ?

04-13-2012 01:51 PM in reply to: davidgray3197

I need create a rectangle balloon with 2 numeric reference as shown on picture adjunt (autoCAD), but on my inventor dont appear the option for custom....balloon en autocad.png

 

i need to make something similar on inventor, but don't allow below an image....

balloon 3.png

 

anybody help me please? thanks!

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