Change the color of an object group

Last updated March 12, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance

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Change the color of an object group

Change the color of an object group

You can customize the color of model objects by selecting a specific color for each object groupmodel objects whose settings match the settings that the user has defined for a certain purpose

In Tekla Structures, an object group is defined by rules and conditions, for example, to control the transparency and coloring of model objects in the views. Object groups can also be used in filtering tools, for example in selection filter, to select all objects that match certain properties.

. You can use an unlimited number of colors. This option gives you more freedom in visualizing the different types of objects in the model.

  1. On the View tab, click Representation to open the Object Representation dialog box.
  2. Select an object group from the Object group list.
  3. In the Color list, select a color.
  4. In the Transparency list, select the desired transparency option.
  5. Click Save to save the changes.
  6. Click Modify to change the color of objects in the model.

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