8 Replies Latest reply on Oct 14, 2011 2:07 PM by Dave Lelonek

    Creating Dimensions, Is their a setting to require 2 entities to be selected?

    Dave Lelonek

      Hello All,

       

      I am hoping there is a setting that I am not seeing....

       

      When creating drawings (dimensions), I find it very annoying that when I make my entity selection, SW assumes I want the length of that line (entity) and if I don't select the next entity perfectly, SW thinks that's my dimension placement.

       

      I can't tell you how many times I need to delete the dimension and start over. I love automation but some times it's too automatic which equals automatic mistakes.

       

      Another issue I see is that SW often wants to select the view - this is very annoying....I wish after a view was placed you needed to do something more to alter it so that you could select away and never get the "view dialog".

       

      Thanks for your time and I appreciate any insight you may have.