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2019 Table of Contents


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

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Dimensioning: Parts

Set this advanced option to TRUE (default) to dimension the position of beams to the leading edge. If you do not want to do this, set it to FALSE. For this advanced option to take effect, disable the advanced option XS_USE_PLATE_SIDE_POSITIONING.

For column assemblies, you must also set the advanced option XS_PART_POSITION_TO_LEADING_EDGE_IN_COLUMNS_ALSO to TRUE.

For more information about using advanced optionssettings used to customize Tekla Structures for specific companies, standards, users, or user groups

In Tekla Structures, advanced options are settings that are used, for example, in a specific project or geographical area, or by a specific company.

In Tekla Structures, advanced options usually begin with the initials XS and are followed by the name of the function, for example XS_BACKGROUND_COLOR.

when adding dimensions to plates, see Add dimensions to plates.

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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