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Drag the mark and associative note leader line base point

Last updated March 16, 2018 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Drag the mark and associative note leader line base point

Drag the mark and associative note leader line base point

You can move the leader lineline that connects an annotation object to the related object or point

base pointpoint in a model that is used to define a starting point in surveying and that is used as an anchor point in coordinate and height transformations

A Tekla Structures project can have several base points but only one of them can be the project base point.

Base points allow the use of another coordinate system needed for interoperability and collaboration. Base points can also be used in drawings, and in reports and templates. Model origin is the default base point in Tekla Structures.

Base points are also called control points.

by dragging it.

Ensure that you have selected Smart select in File menu > Settings to drag and drop by handles without selecting them first.

  1. Click the leader line.
  2. Hold down the left mouse button and drag the base point to a new location.

    If the base point is originally on a line, you can drag it along that line. If the base point is originally inside a part, you can drag the base point inside that part.

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by Ryan Gary

My marks are locked, i have smart select checked. I just updated to windows 10 and that is the only thing that changed

by Tekla User Assistance

Hi Ryan,

Thank you for your feedback. It seems that your problem is not related to our instructions, so I encourage you to contact your local support: tekla.support.us@trimble.com

Best regards,
Elina from Tekla User Assistance