2018i Table of Contents

XS_​GRID_​COLOR_​FOR_​WORK_​PLANE

Last updated September 10, 2018 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

Software version: 
2018i

XS_​GRID_​COLOR_​FOR_​WORK_​PLANE

XS_​GRID_​COLOR_​FOR_​WORK_​PLANE

Category

Model View

Use to change the color of the work planeplane that the user has chosen in a model and that is currently active for working on in a model view

Newly created, copied, or moved model objects comply with the work plane. For example, shifting the work plane to follow a sloped plane makes it easier to model sloped structures.

gridmodeling aid that represents a three-dimensional complex of intersecting grid planes or intersecting grid planes and curved grid surfaces

The grid is defined by coordinates in 3D space. It is shown two-dimensionally on the view plane by dash-and-dot lines. A grid can be rectangular or radial.

It is possible to have more than one grid in a model. For example, a large-scale grid for the entire structure, and smaller grids for some detailed sections.

It is also possible to show grids and grid line labels in drawings, and to modify how they are shown in the drawings.

in the model. Define the color of the grid using RGB values:

<value for red> <value for green> <value for blue>.

Separate the values with spaces. Define the values on a scale of 0 to 1. The default values are 0.7 0.0 0.3.

Reopen the model viewview that is represented in the modeling mode

Model view is available also in the drawing mode and it is represented in its own window.

to activate the new value.

This advanced option is user specific and the setting is saved in options.bin under user folder. Restart Tekla Structures to activate the new value.

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