Insert Detail Markings

This function is used to load detail markings to the drawing with Attribute.

Run the function from:

MOUS_ICO Toolbar: Not available from the Toolbar

MOUS_ICO Menu: Novapoint > Drawing Layouts > Insert Detail Markings

KEYB_ICO Command Line: Not available from the command line

The palette Symbol library will pop up. All the pre-defined Detail Marking Symbols are listed in the palette in a folder structure. Browse the list and select the desired marking. Write in the wanted text under Attribute value and hit Insert.

Command prompts for:

Specify insertion point or [Scale/X/Y/Z/Rotate/PScale/PX/PY/PZ/PRotate]: Pick the insert point to insert the symbol. After inserting the marking at all the desired locations, click Enter or the right button of the mouse to exit. All the options in the menu are self-explanatory.

Attribute Editing

To edit the Attribute after placing the symbols, double-click on the Detail Markings; a menu for editing shows up. Make your changes and end the menu with OK (or Cancel).

Palette Properties

Options such as Allow Docking, Move, Size, Auto Hide, Close, and Transparency are available with the shortcut menu on the palette.

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