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XS_​CREATE_​VIEW_​FROM_​MODEL_​OLD_​WAY

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

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XS_​CREATE_​VIEW_​FROM_​MODEL_​OLD_​WAY

XS_​CREATE_​VIEW_​FROM_​MODEL_​OLD_​WAY

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Drawing View

Use this advanced option to specify which values Tekla Structures uses for drawing viewview that includes selected model objects or an area in the model, that is represented in a drawing

A drawing view is a container for model and drawing objects.

A drawing can include several drawing views, which usually are two-dimensional views, plane views, to the model.

Examples of drawing views in Tekla Structures include main views, section views, single-part views, and 3D views.

boundaries in general arrangement drawings. This only affects views created from the model.

If you set this advanced option to FALSE (default), the drawing view boundaries values are based on the current 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.

x and y coordinates of a 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.

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When this advanced option is set to TRUE , the drawing view boundarydashed frame inside a drawing view

Drawing view boundary can be used when cropping the contents of a drawing view. For example, it is possible to resize drawing views so that there is no unnecessary empty space in them, or to show just a specific part of the drawing view contents.

values are based on the entire model view, ignoring the work area settings.

In both cases depth values are based on the model view display depth values.

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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