2019 Table of Contents


Last updated March 12, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Drawing Properties

Use to define the symbol that is displayed in drawing views, when you have selected the option Custom in the Symbol list in the Detail or Section Symbol Properties dialog box, or in the view properties dialog boxes of other drawing views. For example, if you enter xsteel@3 , Tekla Structures uses the symbol number 3 in symbol filefile that contains symbols

The symbol file in use can be changed in the symbol files dialog box.


This advanced option is model specific and the setting is saved in the options databasedatabase file that contains the settings of model-specific general settings and advanced options

There are two options databases, the model options database (options_model.db) and the drawing options database (options_drawings.db).


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