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2019i Table of Contents


Last updated September 10, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Category : Single Part View in Assembly Drawingdrawing that shows fabrication information for a basic or a nested assembly, including bolts and welds, and that is generally used at the workshop

Assembly drawings show how parts are located in an assembly. They contain the parts of the assembly presented in one or more views.

You can display orientation symbols in single-part views included in assembly drawings. To show the orientation symbols in single-part views:

  1. Click File menu > Settings > Advanced options and go to the Single Part View in Assembly Drawing category.

  2. Enter TRUE as the value.

  3. In assembly drawing properties, click Layout and go to the Other tab.

  4. Set the option Single-part attributes to Current attributes. Tekla Structures takes the orientation marksymbol that indicates the construction direction of an assembly

    settings from the current single-part drawingdrawing that shows fabrication information for one part and that is generally used at the workshop

    properties. If you select other attributes, the visibility of the orientation symbols is set according to the selected attribute file.

The default value is FALSE.

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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