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jacornej
Posts: 18
Registered: ‎09-12-2012
Message 1 of 6 (179 Views)

Ordinate Dim Help

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09-12-2012 09:01 AM

I am running Inventor Professional 2011 and I have horizantal ordinate dimension, and what I need is to have Text above the Dim line and dimensions beneath it.

 

For example like this

 

XXXX

---------------------

DIM

 

Right now I have them like this

 

XXXX_________

DIM

 

Is this even possible? Any help is appreciated, Thank You

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john.retzlaff
Posts: 947
Registered: ‎11-03-2003
Message 2 of 6 (159 Views)

Re: Ordinate Dim Help

09-12-2012 12:04 PM in reply to: jacornej

If you could post an example of what you have, it would be helpful.

John Retzlaff
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jacornej
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Registered: ‎09-12-2012
Message 3 of 6 (152 Views)

Re: Ordinate Dim Help

09-12-2012 12:50 PM in reply to: jacornej

I'm trying to get it to look like the second one

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john.retzlaff
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Registered: ‎11-03-2003
Message 4 of 6 (146 Views)

Re: Ordinate Dim Help

09-12-2012 12:52 PM in reply to: jacornej

I played around with the dimesion style, I don't think you can do what you want.

John Retzlaff
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jacornej
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Registered: ‎09-12-2012
Message 5 of 6 (142 Views)

Re: Ordinate Dim Help

09-12-2012 01:15 PM in reply to: jacornej

Yeah I've been playing with it all morning. Couldn't figure it out. Thanks anyways.

 

 

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mpatchus
Posts: 504
Registered: ‎10-22-2008
Message 6 of 6 (110 Views)

Re: Ordinate Dim Help

09-13-2012 06:09 AM in reply to: jacornej

Closest I could come by using underlined text above the <<DIM>>

Underlined Ordinate.JPG

Mike Patchus

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