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Positioning a drawing view on a sheet

Question asked by Andy Coates on Mar 14, 2008
Latest reply on Mar 14, 2008 by Andy Coates

I have a custom sheet template that has a crosshair for aligning a drawing view on it. The crosshair is part of the sheet template, not the sheet format template (although I have tried both).

What I wish to do is snap a certain part of the drawing view onto the centre of this crosshair for alignment purposes (the drawing will be sent for production and the alignment is a key issue).

I have tried inserting a reference point on a part within the assembly (the drawings look like nested squares when viewed from the front) and I have tried selecting the sketch of the relevant part, but when I try and make the points coincident the drawing becomes overdfined and won't snap correctly.

Does anybody have any idea of how I can snap a drawing view onto this crosshair at the relevent point? Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Many thanks in advance