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Colour specific parts in drawing

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by Valued Contributor jamjumpin on ‎06-11-2014 06:02 AM

In the drawing view I can either have the entire view in colour or the entire view in black and white. 


It would be good to be able to single out specific parts in a drawing.

So if I had an assembly I could select which parts I want to be in colour and the rest would be B&W. 


It would allow us to make drawings clearer in busy assemblies. 



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by *Expert Elite* on ‎06-16-2014 04:11 AM

A workaround would be to make a design view, in the assembly/presentation, where you color everything white/transparant except the parts you want to highlight.

by tim.keller on ‎07-19-2014 09:58 AM

We been trying to get AutoDesk to add this to Inventor since we lost Mechanical Desktop


Maybe, finally they will listen

by Richard.koch on ‎08-20-2014 07:35 AM

I make a workaround with the overlay function:

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