Set this advanced option to TRUE to dimension the position of parts to the edge that is nearest to the neighbor partpart that is close to a part that the drawing is made for but that is not in the same assembly or cast unit
The representation of neighbor parts is usually different from that of the part.
Neighbor parts can be used as reference in dimensioning.
. The default is FALSE.
In the image below, the neighbor parts in the model are blue, and the plate(1) part that represents a flat structure
(1) In some contexts, for example in analysis, the term plate object may be used to refer to plates.
(2) plate that represents a steel structure
(2) Plate is mainly used as a connection piece or as a floor plate.
creation points are shown.
For more information about using advanced optionssettings used to customize Tekla Structures for specific companies, standards, users, or user groups
In Tekla Structures, advanced options are settings that are used, for example, in a specific project or geographical area, or by a specific company.
In Tekla Structures, advanced options usually begin with the initials XS and are followed by the name of the function, for example XS_BACKGROUND_COLOR.
when adding dimensions to plates, see Add dimensions to plates.
This advanced option is role specific. When the type SYSTEM(ROLE) is in use, the default value is used. When the type MODEL(ROLE) or DRAWING(ROLE) is in use, you can change the value, which is then the same for all users in the current modelmodel that is active in Tekla Structures
The current model can be a single-user model, a shared model or a working model.