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Find distant objects

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

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Find distant objects

Find distant objects

When 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.

is huge, the model may contain some distant objects that are not easy to find. Use the Find distant objects command to find these objects.

  1. On the File menu, click Diagnose & repair.
  2. Under Utilities , click Find distant objects.

    Tekla Structures displays a list of object GUIDs. At the end of the list, Tekla Structures displays additional six objects that have the biggest and smallest x, y, or z coordinates.

  3. Select an object in the list.
  4. Right-click and select a command.

    You can, for example, inquire or delete the object.

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