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*Alexander, Alex
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Edit Model Dimensions in .idw

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11-18-2002 10:42 PM
According to Help...

"If you set the option to edit model dimensions from a drawing when you
installed Autodesk Inventor, you can change the model dimensions in the
drawing."

Apparently this option was not selected during my install, because I cannot
double-click the dimension to edit it. I'm not trying to override the text,
I'm trying to change a part's geometry. Is there a way to toggle this
setting, or must 5.3 be reinstalled?
*Keller, Kent
Message 2 of 4 (171 Views)

Re: Edit Model Dimensions in .idw

11-18-2002 10:45 PM in reply to: *Alexander, Alex
Did you use model dimensions when you made the drawing view?

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"Alex Alexander" wrote in message
news:8B9E2A7ED12D5C3BB192584EE8DCE530@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> According to Help...
>
> "If you set the option to edit model dimensions from a drawing when you
> installed Autodesk Inventor, you can change the model dimensions in the
> drawing."
*Alexander, Alex
Message 3 of 4 (171 Views)

Re:

11-18-2002 10:51 PM in reply to: *Alexander, Alex
Yes. I've checked "Get model dimensions on view placement" in Application
Options/Drawing, then created a view in a drawing. But double-clicking a
model dim merely brings up the Dimension Tolerance dialog.


"Kent Keller" wrote in message
news:FEEF6E07997031D1680001F640D09F1B@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> Did you use model dimensions when you made the drawing view?
>
> --
> Kent Keller
> Member of the Autodesk Discussion Forum Moderator Program
>
> http://www.MyMcad.com/KWiK/Mcad.htm
>
> "Alex Alexander" wrote in message
> news:8B9E2A7ED12D5C3BB192584EE8DCE530@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > According to Help...
> >
> > "If you set the option to edit model dimensions from a drawing when you
> > installed Autodesk Inventor, you can change the model dimensions in the
> > drawing."
>
>
*Alexander, Alex
Message 4 of 4 (171 Views)

Re:

11-18-2002 11:43 PM in reply to: *Alexander, Alex
I've got it. RMB the highlighted model dimension, then select Edit Model
Dimension.


"Alex Alexander" wrote in message
news:189B5C7951F89496FF955CD3903C2E6D@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> Yes. I've checked "Get model dimensions on view placement" in Application
> Options/Drawing, then created a view in a drawing. But double-clicking a
> model dim merely brings up the Dimension Tolerance dialog.
>
>
> "Kent Keller" wrote in message
> news:FEEF6E07997031D1680001F640D09F1B@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > Did you use model dimensions when you made the drawing view?
> >
> > --
> > Kent Keller
> > Member of the Autodesk Discussion Forum Moderator Program
> >
> > http://www.MyMcad.com/KWiK/Mcad.htm
> >
> > "Alex Alexander" wrote in
message
> > news:8B9E2A7ED12D5C3BB192584EE8DCE530@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > > According to Help...
> > >
> > > "If you set the option to edit model dimensions from a drawing when
you
> > > installed Autodesk Inventor, you can change the model dimensions in
the
> > > drawing."
> >
> >
>
>
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