Change the color of a model object
You can change the color of individual objects in a model by modifying their classpart property that groups parts according to identifiers given by the user
The identifiers of classes are usually numbers. Classes can be used for defining the color of parts in the model, for example. Class does not influence the numbering of model objects.
on the contextual toolbarfloating toolbar that contains commands for modifying the most common object properties
The user can customize the contextual toolbar.
The term mini toolbar is used in Tekla Structures until version 21.1.
or in the properties dialog box. Alternatively, you can use the object representationrepresentation of a model object or an object group in a model view, such a representation being based on the color and transparency settings applied to the model object or the object group
settings to specify colors for entire object groups.
The possible class numbers range between 0 and 14, and result in different colors as follows:
Class numbers above 14 produce the same colors as 1...14. For example, class numbers 2, 16, 30, 44, and so on, all result in red.
To change the color and class of a part or reinforcement:
|Change object color on the contextual toolbar||
|Change object color in the properties dialog box||