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

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Set to TRUE to have Tekla Structures show only the center line of reference objects outside the work areacertain portion of the model that is currently active for working on in a view

Tekla Structures indicates the work area using dashed lines. Since objects outside the work area exist but are not visible the user can set a certain sized work area so that the views of the model are simpler and quickly updated, for example.

in model views. This can be useful, for example, when viewing cylindrical DGN structures, such as piping. If you do not want to show only center line, set it to FALSE. The default value is TRUE. I

Tekla Structures then shows the objects as follows:

  • Objects entirely inside work area are rendered.

  • Objects entirely outside work area are hidden.

  • Objects partly inside the work area are rendered inside work area, and wireframe outside work area.

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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