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176 176  
177 177  * **Graphic engine**
178 178  The suitable graphic engine can be set here by choosing “DirectX” or “OpenGL” according to the video card.
179 -The DirectX graphic engine is faster than OpenGL on most of the computers. We recommend the User to check which graphic engine performs better on his computer.
180 -[[image:1584526922243-872.png]](((
179 +The DirectX graphic engine is faster than OpenGL on most of the computers. We recommend the User to check which graphic engine performs better on his computer.[[image:1584526922243-872.png]](((
181 181  |(% style="width:98px" %)[[image:light.png]]|(% style="width:1352px" %)(((
182 182  For more information about the graphic engine read the Remarks.
183 183  )))
184 184  
185
186 186  
187 187  |(% style="width:99px" %)[[image:warning.png]]|(% style="width:1351px" %)(((
188 188  If you have any rendering problem with the default graphic engine, apply the other one. In case of further troubles, download the latest driver of your graphic card.
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213 213  
214 214  == Drawing ==
215 215  
216 -//Title// dialog allows the user to specify the content of drawing title block (//Draw > //**Title information table**) and the header title of printing (//File > Print//). //Project//, //Description//, //Designer//, //Signature// and //Comments// attributes are autotexts. That means, modifying their content updates all titles used in the current project. These five title attributes can be used in documentation and reinforcement list templates with the help of [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Field**>>path:#Field]](%%)**// //**tool (//Draw// menu).
214 +//Title// dialog allows the user to specify the content of drawing title block (//Draw > //**Title information table**) and the header title of printing (//File > Print//). //Project//, //Description//, //Designer//, //Signature// and //Comments// attributes are autotexts. That means, modifying their content updates all titles used in the current project. These five title attributes can be used in documentation and reinforcement list templates with the help of [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Field**>>path:#Field]](%%)**// //**tool (//Draw// menu).
217 217  
218 218  [[image:1584527715406-518.png]] [[image:1584527732558-607.png]]
219 219  
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292 292  
293 293  == Window ==
294 294  
295 -
296 296  //Co-ordinate systems// include the display settings of the //Global// and the //User-defined// (//UCS//) **co-ordinate system** symbols. The symbols are shown in the defined size in working windows, but they can be hidden by unchecking the //Display co-ordinate systems// box.
297 297  
298 298  //Grid// defines the distribution settings of the visible **Construction grid**. The grid can be hidden by unchecking the //Display grid// box. The grid lines can be set to be parallel with the axis directions of the //Global// (//Ground//) or //UCS// system.
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305 305  
306 306  [[image:1584528037251-456.png]]
307 307  
308 -
309 309  Figure: Available units
310 310  
311 311  = Data Safety =
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358 358  ==== Drawing Elements ====
359 359  
360 360  
361 -|Type|**Command**|**Property and Display Settings**
362 -|Point|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Point**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Drawing > Param//, “//Current layer//”
363 -|Line|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Line**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
364 -| | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
365 -|Rectangle|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Rectangle**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
366 -| | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
367 -|Arc|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Arc**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
368 -| | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
369 -|Circle|[[image:image-20200318111506-5.png]] Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Circle**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
370 -|Region|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Region**>>path:#Region_table]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
371 -| | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
372 -|Solid|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Solid**>>path:#Solid_table]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
373 -| | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
374 -|Text|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Text**>>path:#Text_table]]|//Text //tool// > Default settings//,
375 -|Field|[[image:image-20200318111506-9.png]] Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Field**>>path:#Field]]|//Field //tool// > Default settings//
376 -|Dimension|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Dimension**>>path:#Dimension_table]]|//Dimension// tool //> Default settings//, “//Current style//”
377 -|Title information table|(((
378 -Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Title information table**>>path:#Title_info_table]]
379 -
380 -
381 -
357 +|=(% scope="row" %)Type|=Icon|=**Command**|=**Property and Display Settings**
358 +|=Point|[[image:1584530266767-880.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Point**|//Settings > Drawing > Param//, “//Current layer//”
359 +|=Line|[[image:1584530272407-567.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Line**|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
360 +|=Rectangle|[[image:1584530279892-292.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Rectangle**|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
361 +|=Arc|[[image:1584530286613-592.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Arc**|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
362 +|=Circle|[[image:1584530295398-277.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Circle**|“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
363 +|=Region|[[image:1584530338169-765.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Region**|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
364 +|=Solid|[[image:1584530345250-241.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Solid**|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
365 +|=Text|[[image:1584530351731-851.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Text**|//Text //tool// > Default settings//,
366 +|=Field|[[image:1584530358907-656.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Field**|//Field //tool// > Default settings//
367 +|=Dimension|[[image:1584530377027-942.png]]|Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Dimension**|//Dimension// tool //> Default settings//, “//Current style//”
368 +|=Title information table| |(((
369 +Draw > (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Title information table**
382 382  )))|(((
383 383  //Text //tool// > Default settings//, “//Current style//”,
384 384  
385 385  //Settings > Title//, “//Current layer//” (! Object layer)
386 -
387 -
388 388  )))
389 389  
390 390  Table: Drawing elements
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394 394  ==== Objects ====
395 395  
396 396  
397 -|Type|**Command**|**Property and Display Settings**
398 -|Axis|, [[image:image-20200318111506-12.png]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Axis**>>path:#_Axis]]|//Axis //tool// > Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
399 -|Storey|, [[ (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Storey**>>path:#_Storey]]|//Storey //tool// > Default settings//
400 -|Soil|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Soil**>>path:#_Soil]]|(% rowspan="2" %)(((
401 -//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Soil //tool// > Default//
383 +|=(% scope="row" %)Type|=Tab|=Icon|=**Command**|=**Property and Display Settings**
384 +|=Axis|[[image:1584530896455-165.png]]|[[image:image-20200318111506-12.png]]|(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Axis|//Axis //tool// > Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
385 +|=Storey|[[image:1584530899061-989.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Storey|//Storey //tool// > Default settings//
386 +|=Soil|[[image:1584530902100-741.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Soil|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Soil //tool// > Default settings//
387 +|=Borehole|[[image:1584531067210-578.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Borehole|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Borehole //tool// > Default settings//
388 +|=Isolated|[[image:1584531068523-680.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Isolated foundation|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Isolated foundation //
389 +|=foundation|[[image:1584531069674-271.png]]| | |tool// > Default settings//
390 +|=Wall|[[image:1584531071082-678.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Wall foundation|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Wall foundation //
391 +|=foundation|[[image:1584531072477-251.png]]| | |tool// > Default settings//
392 +|=Foundation|[[image:1584531074838-177.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Foundation slab|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Foundation slab //
393 +|=slab| | | |tool// > Default settings//
394 +|=Beam|[[image:1584531075798-160.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Beam|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//
395 +|= | | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”, //Beam //tool //> Default settings//
396 +|=Column|[[image:1584531076967-356.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Column|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//,
397 +|= | | | |“//Current layer//”, //Column //tool //> Default settings//
398 +|=Intermediate|[[image:1584531079935-875.png]]| |(% class="wikiinternallink" %)Intermediate section|//Intermediate section// tool > //Default settings Drawing elements//
399 +|=section| | | |and //Bar//
400 +|=Apex|[[image:1584531085014-657.png]]| |, (% class="wikiinternallink" %)Apex|//Apex //tool > //Default settings//
402 402  
403 -//settings//
404 -)))
405 -| |
406 -|Borehole|, [[image:image-20200318111506-18.png]] **// //**[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Borehole**>>path:#_Borehole]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Borehole //tool// > Default//
407 -| | |//settings//
408 -|Isolated|, **// //**[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Isolated foundation**>>path:#_Isolated_foundation]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Isolated foundation //
409 -|foundation| |tool// > Default settings//
410 -|Wall|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Wall foundation**>>path:#_Wall_foundation]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Wall foundation //
411 -|foundation| |tool// > Default settings//
412 -|Foundation|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Foundation slab**>>path:#_Foundation_slab]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Foundation slab //
413 -|slab| |tool// > Default settings//
414 -|Beam|, [[ (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Beam**>>path:#_Beam]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//
415 -| | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”, //Beam //tool //> Default settings//
416 -|Column|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Column**>>path:#_Column]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//,
417 -| | |“//Current layer//”, //Column //tool //> Default settings//
418 -|Intermediate|[[image:image-20200318111506-29.png]] ,[[image:image-20200318111506-30.png]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Intermediate section**>>path:#_Intermediate_section]]|//Intermediate section// tool > //Default settings Drawing elements//
419 -|section| |and //Bar//
420 -|Apex|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Apex**>>path:#_Apex]]|//Apex //tool > //Default settings//
421 -
422 -
423 -|Corbel|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Corbel**>>path:#_Corbel]]|(((
402 +|Corbel|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Corbel**>>path:#_Corbel]]|(((
424 424  //Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//
425 425  
426 426  //Corbel tool > Default settings//
427 427  )))
428 -|Truss member|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Truss member**>>path:#_Truss_Member]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//,
407 +|Truss member|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Truss member**>>path:#_Truss_Member]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//,
429 429  | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”, //Truss member //tool //> Default settings//
430 -|Plate|[[image:image-20200318111507-37.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Plate**>>path:#_Plate]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
409 +|Plate|[[image:image-20200318111507-37.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Plate**>>path:#_Plate]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
431 431  | | |“//Current layer//”, //Plate //tool //> Default settings//
432 -|Wall|, [[image:image-20200318111507-40.png]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Wall**>>path:#_Wall]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
411 +|Wall|, [[image:image-20200318111507-40.png]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Wall**>>path:#_Wall]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
433 433  | | |“//Current layer//”, //Wall //tool //> Default settings//
434 -|Profiled panel|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Profiled panel**>>path:#_Profiled_panel]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
413 +|Profiled panel|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Profiled panel**>>path:#_Profiled_panel]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
435 435  | | |“//Current layer//”, //Profiled panel //tool //> Default settings//
436 -|Timber panel|[[image:image-20200318111507-43.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Timber panel**>>path:#_Timber_Panel]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
415 +|Timber panel|[[image:image-20200318111507-43.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Timber panel**>>path:#_Timber_Panel]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
437 437  | | |//Timber panel //tool //> Default settings//
438 438  |Support|, ,|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Support//,
439 -| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Supports**>>path:#_Supports_and_Connections]]|//Settings > FEM > “Rigid” values//, Support// //tools //> Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
440 -|Connection|, [[image:image-20200318111507-48.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Connections**>>path:#_Connection_Objects]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Connections//,
418 +| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Supports**>>path:#_Supports_and_Connections]]|//Settings > FEM > “Rigid” values//, Support// //tools //> Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
419 +|Connection|, [[image:image-20200318111507-48.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Connections**>>path:#_Connection_Objects]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Connections//,
441 441  | | |//Settings > FEM > “Rigid” values//, Connection// //tools //> Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
442 -|Fictitious bar|, , [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Fictitious bar**>>path:#_Fictitious_Bar]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current layer//”
421 +|Fictitious bar|, , [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Fictitious bar**>>path:#_Fictitious_Bar]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current layer//”
443 443  | | |//Settings > FEM > “Rigid” values//, //Fictitious bar //tool //> Default settings//
444 -|Fictitious shell|, ,** **[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Fictitious shell**>>path:#_Fictitious_shell]]|
423 +|Fictitious shell|, ,** **[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Fictitious shell**>>path:#_Fictitious_shell]]|
445 445  |Load|, [[image:image-20200318111507-54.png]] ,|//Settings > Display > Load//, “//Current layer//”,
446 -| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Loads**>>path:#_Loads]]|Load tools //> Default settings//,
447 -|Finite element|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Finite element tools**>>path:#_Finite_Element_Mesh]]|//Settings > Display > Mesh//, “//Current layer//”,
425 +| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Loads**>>path:#_Loads]]|Load tools //> Default settings//,
426 +|Finite element|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Finite element tools**>>path:#_Finite_Element_Mesh]]|//Settings > Display > Mesh//, “//Current layer//”,
448 448  | | |//Settings > FEM > Mesh //and //Calculation//
449 449  |RC bar|,|//Settings > Display > Design//, //“Current layer”//,
450 -| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Auto design**>>path:#_RC_Design]](%%)**// //**and [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Manual design**>>path:#_RC_Design]]|//Auto design// and //Manual design// tools //> Default settings//
429 +| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Auto design**>>path:#_RC_Design]](%%)**// //**and [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Manual design**>>path:#_RC_Design]]|//Auto design// and //Manual design// tools //> Default settings//
451 451  |Steel bar|, ,|“//Current layer//”
452 -|stiffener|[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Steel bar stiffener**>>path:#_Initial_Calculation_and]]|
431 +|stiffener|[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Steel bar stiffener**>>path:#_Initial_Calculation_and]]|
453 453  
454 454  Table: Objects
455 455  
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459 459  
460 460  The FEM-Design
461 461  
462 -The FEM-Design layer-system helps you to work in a well-organized way in drawings and in models while constructing and documenting. The layers can be considered as transparent papers put on top of each other will seem to be one drawing. All layers can be reached in a dialog appears by pressing the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Current layer**>>path:#Current_layer]](%%) button.
441 +The FEM-Design layer-system helps you to work in a well-organized way in drawings and in models while constructing and documenting. The layers can be considered as transparent papers put on top of each other will seem to be one drawing. All layers can be reached in a dialog appears by pressing the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Current layer**>>path:#Current_layer]](%%) button.
463 463  
464 464  ==== Layer Types ====
465 465  
466 466  
467 -Regarding the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**element types**>>path:#_Element_Types]](%%) there are two main layer types: “//Drawing//” and “//Objects//”.
446 +Regarding the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**element types**>>path:#_Element_Types]](%%) there are two main layer types: “//Drawing//” and “//Objects//”.
468 468  
469 469  
470 470  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image002.png]]
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471 471  
472 472  Figure: “Drawing” and “Objects” layers
473 473  
474 -“**//Drawing//**” layer contains all drawing elements defined by the //Draw// menu commands or generated from [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**DWG and DXF imports**.>>path:#_CAD_Drawing_Import/Export]](%%) //Drawing// layers can be renamed and erased, and their colors and states can be edited. Only the default “//0//” layer cannot be deleted and edited. At the same time only one drawing layer called “Current” can be used for drawing. The name of the “Current” layer is appears on the //Current layer //button. The “//DIM//” layer is a special drawing layer for the dimensions. It is automatically created by using the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Dimension**>>path:#_Dimension]](%%) command (//Draw// menu). ”//Drawing” Layers// can be excluded from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) by dechecking the „//No snap//” option in the Sn column.
453 +“**//Drawing//**” layer contains all drawing elements defined by the //Draw// menu commands or generated from [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**DWG and DXF imports**.>>path:#_CAD_Drawing_Import/Export]](%%) //Drawing// layers can be renamed and erased, and their colors and states can be edited. Only the default “//0//” layer cannot be deleted and edited. At the same time only one drawing layer called “Current” can be used for drawing. The name of the “Current” layer is appears on the //Current layer //button. The “//DIM//” layer is a special drawing layer for the dimensions. It is automatically created by using the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Dimension**>>path:#_Dimension]](%%) command (//Draw// menu). ”//Drawing” Layers// can be excluded from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) by dechecking the „//No snap//” option in the Sn column.
475 475  
476 476  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.png]]
477 477  
478 478  Figure: „No snap” option
479 479  
480 -“**//Objects//**” layers are built-in layers for objects like plate, wall, column, supports, loads etc. Each object type has an own layer (e.g. walls are displayed on the “//Wall//” object layer). //Objects// layers are not allowed to be deleted and renamed, but their states and the display colors and pen width of objects can be edited. ”//Objects” Layers// can also be excluded from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) by checking the „//No snap//” option.
459 +“**//Objects//**” layers are built-in layers for objects like plate, wall, column, supports, loads etc. Each object type has an own layer (e.g. walls are displayed on the “//Wall//” object layer). //Objects// layers are not allowed to be deleted and renamed, but their states and the display colors and pen width of objects can be edited. ”//Objects” Layers// can also be excluded from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) by checking the „//No snap//” option.
481 481  
482 482  
483 483  ==== Layer Status ====
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520 520  
521 521  **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image008.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **Color can be modified by elements with
522 522  
523 -// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
502 +// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
524 524  )))|(((
525 525  Drawing, Objects
526 526  
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537 537  
538 538  **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image008.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **Pen width can be modified by elements with
539 539  
540 -// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
519 +// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
541 541  )))|(((
542 542  Drawing, Objects
543 543  
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685 685  
686 686  Table: Co-ordinate systems
687 687  
688 -//User-defined co-ordinate system// (//UCS//) is developed in order to easily define coordinates and directions in a 2D user-defined [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%).
667 +//User-defined co-ordinate system// (//UCS//) is developed in order to easily define coordinates and directions in a 2D user-defined [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%).
689 689  
690 690  
691 691  
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692 692  === Point Definition with Co-ordinates ===
693 693  
694 694  
695 -Points can be defined with their co-ordinates in [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Descartes**>>path:#_Descartes_Orthogonal_Co-ordinate]](%%) or [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Cylindrical co-ordinate systems**>>path:#_Cylindrical_Co-ordinate_System]](%%).
674 +Points can be defined with their co-ordinates in [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Descartes**>>path:#_Descartes_Orthogonal_Co-ordinate]](%%) or [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Cylindrical co-ordinate systems**>>path:#_Cylindrical_Co-ordinate_System]](%%).
696 696  
697 697  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image016.png||alt="co-ordinates Cylindrical.png"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image017.png||alt="co-ordinates Descartes.png"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image018.png||alt="csystempoint copy.png"]]
698 698  
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699 699  Figure: Co-ordinate system types for point definition
700 700  
701 701  
702 -Point co-ordinates can be defined in various unit types available at [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > Units**>>path:#Units_dialog]](%%) (//Length// and //Angle//).
681 +Point co-ordinates can be defined in various unit types available at [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > Units**>>path:#Units_dialog]](%%) (//Length// and //Angle//).
703 703  
704 -The crosshair cursor position can be displayed on the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) in the //Descartes// or in the //Cylindrical// co-ordinate system by clicking the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image019.png||alt="icon_COORD"]] symbol of the //Co-ordinate box//.
683 +The crosshair cursor position can be displayed on the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) in the //Descartes// or in the //Cylindrical// co-ordinate system by clicking the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image019.png||alt="icon_COORD"]] symbol of the //Co-ordinate box//.
705 705  
706 706  ==== Descartes Orthogonal Co-ordinate System ====
707 707  
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718 718  ==== Co-ordinate Definition Modes ====
719 719  
720 720  
721 -Point co-ordinates can be defined by typing them in the //Command line// or the**// //**//Co-ordinate box// of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Status Bar**,>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) or just by mouse-clicking combined with the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) in the drawing area or in special points.
700 +Point co-ordinates can be defined by typing them in the //Command line// or the**// //**//Co-ordinate box// of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Status Bar**,>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) or just by mouse-clicking combined with the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) in the drawing area or in special points.
722 722  
723 723  ==== Absolute co-ordinate definition ====
724 724  
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873 873  
874 874  With the help of function key [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image039.png||alt="icon_F12"]] and the //Co-ordinate dialog box//, a point can be defined from the point on which the cross-hair cursor is left. The steps of definition:
875 875  
876 -1. Leave the cursor above the required point found by one of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%), which you would like to define the distance from.
855 +1. Leave the cursor above the required point found by one of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%), which you would like to define the distance from.
877 877  1. Click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image039.png||alt="icon_F12"]] function key.
878 878  1. Set the distance co-ordinates in the //Co-ordinate dialog// according to a selected co-ordinate system.
879 879  
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885 885  
886 886  With the help of function key [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image041.png||alt="icon_F11"]] and the //Co-ordinate dialog box//, a point can be placed accurately on a line/edge defined with a given distance from the closer end point of the line/edge. The steps of definition:
887 887  
888 -1. Leave the cursor above the required line/edge found and next to its end point you would like to define the distance from. The [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image042.png||alt="icon_nearestRaster"]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**“Nearest” Object snap tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)**// //**helps you to find the line/edge.
867 +1. Leave the cursor above the required line/edge found and next to its end point you would like to define the distance from. The [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image042.png||alt="icon_nearestRaster"]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**“Nearest” Object snap tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)**// //**helps you to find the line/edge.
889 889  1. Click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image041.png||alt="icon_F11"]] function key.
890 890  1. Set the distance (d) from the closer end-point you left the cursor in the appeared dialog box.
891 891  
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905 905  
906 906  The default working plane
907 907  
908 -The default working plane – where the points and coordinates are defined – is the following by different [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**FEM-Design modules**.>>path:#_FEM-Design_Modules]]
887 +The default working plane – where the points and coordinates are defined – is the following by different [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**FEM-Design modules**.>>path:#_FEM-Design_Modules]]
909 909  
910 910  |**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image002.png||alt="icon_PLATEMODULE"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.png||alt="icon_FRAMEMODULE"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image004.png||alt="icon_3DSTRU"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image005.png||alt="icon_PREDESIGNMODULE"]]**|**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image006.png||alt="icon_WALLMODULE"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image007.png||alt="icon_PLANESTRAIN"]]**|**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image008.png||alt="icon_SECTIONEDITOR"]]**
911 -|(% colspan="2" %)Design modules|[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Section Editor**>>path:#_Section_Editor]]
890 +|(% colspan="2" %)Design modules|[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Section Editor**>>path:#_Section_Editor]]
912 912  |Global XY plane|Global XY plane|Global YZ plane
913 913  |(% colspan="2" %)Gravity direction|
914 914  |Global Z direction|Global Y direction|
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915 915  
916 916  Table: The default working plane by FEM-Design Modules
917 917  
918 -As the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**User-Coordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) defines the working plane, its custom position can be set by the UCS definition tools. The [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image009.png||alt="ucsicon"]] //UCS// command (//View// menu or toolbar) gives different definition ways depending on the applied FEM-Design module.
897 +As the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**User-Coordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) defines the working plane, its custom position can be set by the UCS definition tools. The [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image009.png||alt="ucsicon"]] //UCS// command (//View// menu or toolbar) gives different definition ways depending on the applied FEM-Design module.
919 919  
920 920  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image010.png||alt="ucscommand"]]
921 921  
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923 923  
924 924  
925 925  |UCS definition tools|**Function**|**Note**
926 -|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image011.png||alt="ucs_axis"]] Axis|Defines vertical working plane by the global Z axis and a selected**// //**[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**axis**>>path:#_Axis]]|Available only in the 3D modules
927 -|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image012.png||alt="ucs_storey"]] Storey|Defines horizontal working plane in the plane of a selected[[ (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**storey**>>path:#_Storey]]|Available only in the 3D modules
905 +|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image011.png||alt="ucs_axis"]] Axis|Defines vertical working plane by the global Z axis and a selected**// //**[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**axis**>>path:#_Axis]]|Available only in the 3D modules
906 +|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image012.png||alt="ucs_storey"]] Storey|Defines horizontal working plane in the plane of a selected[[ (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**storey**>>path:#_Storey]]|Available only in the 3D modules
928 928  |[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image013.png||alt="ucs_objectplane"]] Object plane|Defines working plane in the plane/reference plane of a selected drawing/structural region|Available in all modules, but it has not effect on the default working plane in 2D modules, where only the position of the origin changes
929 929  |[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image014.png||alt="ucs_3points"]] 3 points|Defines working plane with 3 given points in their common plane|Available in all modules, but it is useful in 3D modules, where the working plane can be set in arbitrary 3D position with 3 arbitrary points
930 930  |[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image015.png||alt="ucs_gxy"]] Global XY plane|Sets the working plane in the global XY plane|Available in all modules, but it has not effect on the default working plane in 2D modules, where only the position of the origin changes
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953 953  
954 954  Figure: Correct model (plane) definition of a 2D frame done in the 3D Frame module
955 955  
956 -The program automatically sets the working plane into the reference plane of a planar element (plate, wall, surface support, surface load etc.), if you use the //Hole// tool to cut [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**hole in a** **structural element**>>path:#_Hole]](%%) or a [[**load**>>url:file://officesrv/strushare/Ricsi/new%20features/Holes#_]].
935 +The program automatically sets the working plane into the reference plane of a planar element (plate, wall, surface support, surface load etc.), if you use the //Hole// tool to cut [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**hole in a** **structural element**>>path:#_Hole]](%%) or a [[**load**>>url:file://officesrv/strushare/Ricsi/new%20features/Holes#_]].
957 957  
958 958  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image023.png||alt="workingplane_hole"]]
959 959  
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963 963  === Grid Systems ===
964 964  
965 965  
966 -The program offers a number of aid tools finding specific points and directions while drawing and editing. These are the //Grid system// and the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%).
945 +The program offers a number of aid tools finding specific points and directions while drawing and editing. These are the //Grid system// and the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%).
967 967  
968 968  Two grid systems are available in the program: //Construction grid// and //Snap grid//.
969 969  
970 970  ==== Construction grid ====
971 971  
972 -By default, //Construction grid// is the grid visible in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%). Of course, it can be hidden at the program settings (//Settings > All > Window > Grid//). That grid sets the characteristic sizes of your project.
951 +By default, //Construction grid// is the grid visible in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%). Of course, it can be hidden at the program settings (//Settings > All > Window > Grid//). That grid sets the characteristic sizes of your project.
973 973  
974 974  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image024.png||alt="Construction grid and its settings.png"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image025.png||alt="grid1.png"]]
975 975  
976 976  Figure: Construction grid and its settings
977 977  
978 -You can snap to the raster points of the //Construction grid// permanently by activating the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image026.png||alt="icon_rasterRaster"]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**“Raster” Object snap tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)**// //**and temporarily by holding down [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="icon_F1"]] function key. By default, the grid directions are parallel with the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) axis directions, so you can rotate the grid together with the //UCS//.
957 +You can snap to the raster points of the //Construction grid// permanently by activating the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image026.png||alt="icon_rasterRaster"]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**“Raster” Object snap tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)**// //**and temporarily by holding down [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="icon_F1"]] function key. By default, the grid directions are parallel with the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) axis directions, so you can rotate the grid together with the //UCS//.
979 979  
980 980  ==== Snap grid ====
981 981  
982 -Although //Snap grid// is an invisible grid, you can join to its raster points permanently ([[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Raster tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)) or temporarily [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="icon_F1"]] as written before at //Construction grid//. The distribution of the grid can be set at //Object snap tools// or at //Settings > All > Window > Snap//. The grid distribution can be set as default for the project/program in the latter setting dialog.
961 +Although //Snap grid// is an invisible grid, you can join to its raster points permanently ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Raster tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)) or temporarily [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="icon_F1"]] as written before at //Construction grid//. The distribution of the grid can be set at //Object snap tools// or at //Settings > All > Window > Snap//. The grid distribution can be set as default for the project/program in the latter setting dialog.
983 983  
984 984  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image028.png||alt="Snap grid and its settings.png"]]
985 985  
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1000 1000  === Object Snap Tools ===
1001 1001  
1002 1002  
1003 -The //Object snap tools// finds and joins to special points of drawing elements and objects. The cursor form changes to the symbol of the actually used //Object snap tool//. A snap tool can be activated permanently by clicking its icon on the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) or checking its box in the //Raster// dialog box. The dialog shows the hotkeys of the snap tools activate the current tool temporarily while holding down the key.
982 +The //Object snap tools// finds and joins to special points of drawing elements and objects. The cursor form changes to the symbol of the actually used //Object snap tool//. A snap tool can be activated permanently by clicking its icon on the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) or checking its box in the //Raster// dialog box. The dialog shows the hotkeys of the snap tools activate the current tool temporarily while holding down the key.
1004 1004  
1005 1005  |(% colspan="2" %)Object snap tool|**Function**|**Hotkey**|**Example**
1006 1006  |(((
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1050 1050  **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image058.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **Snap will not work on objects obscured by other elements (such as surfaces) outside of //Wireframe//.
1051 1051  
1052 1052  
1053 -User can exclude entire Drawing layers from the snapping on its objects. For more information see [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**„No snap” option**>>path:#No_snap_option]](%%).
1032 +User can exclude entire Drawing layers from the snapping on its objects. For more information see [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**„No snap” option**>>path:#No_snap_option]](%%).
1054 1054  
1055 1055  
1056 1056  
1057 -=== Input Devices                                                                                                         ===
1036 +=== Input Devices                                                                                                        ===
1058 1058  
1059 1059  
1060 1060  The following figure summarizes the main keyboard and mouse functions. Of course, these functions, which depend on the current working mode (drawing, editing, selection, documentation or no command is running), are mentioned at the related topics of this user manual.
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1065 1065  
1066 1066  From the above displayed buttons, the following ones have special functionalities during drawing/editing:
1067 1067  
1068 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="icon_F1"]] …[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image060.png||alt="icon_F9"]] Activate temporarily the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) functions.
1047 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="icon_F1"]] …[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image060.png||alt="icon_F9"]] Activate temporarily the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) functions.
1069 1069  
1070 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image061.png||alt="icon_F11"]] Defines point on a line or edge by giving distance from the closest end point ([[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Relative (C)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeC]](%%)).
1049 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image061.png||alt="icon_F11"]] Defines point on a line or edge by giving distance from the closest end point ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Relative (C)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeC]](%%)).
1071 1071  
1072 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image062.png||alt="icon_F12"]] Inserts a relative point from the position of the crosshair cursor ([[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Relative (B)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeB]](%%)).
1051 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image062.png||alt="icon_F12"]] Inserts a relative point from the position of the crosshair cursor ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Relative (B)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeB]](%%)).
1073 1073  
1074 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image063.png||alt="icon_insert"]] Moves [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) to the position of the crosshair cursor.
1053 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image063.png||alt="icon_insert"]] Moves [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) to the position of the crosshair cursor.
1075 1075  
1076 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image064.png||alt="icon_Shift"]] + [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image063.png||alt="icon_insert"]] Moves UCS back to the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Global co-ordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) position (original state).
1055 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image064.png||alt="icon_Shift"]] + [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image063.png||alt="icon_insert"]] Moves UCS back to the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Global co-ordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) position (original state).
1077 1077  
1078 1078  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image065.png||alt="icon_Esc"]] Pressing 1^^st^^ Esc breaks the current command (e.g. placing a structural element).
1079 1079  
1080 1080  For pressing 2^^nd^^ Esc the active tool palette closes.
1081 1081  
1082 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image066.png||alt="icon_pgup"]] Opens the properties dialog ([[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Default settings**>>path:#_Tool_Palette_and]](%%)) of the current command.
1061 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image066.png||alt="icon_pgup"]] Opens the properties dialog ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Default settings**>>path:#_Tool_Palette_and]](%%)) of the current command.
1083 1083  
1084 1084  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image067.png||alt="icon_Enter"]] Confirms data input / repeats the last command / finishes multi-selection.
1085 1085  
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1087 1087  
1088 1088  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image069.png||alt="icon_Backspace"]] Goes back to previous step in a multi-step command.
1089 1089  
1090 -Some commands can be accessed by hotkeys. See those commands in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Menu bar**>>path:#_Menu_Bar]](%%) or in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Toolbars**>>path:#_Toolbars]](%%).
1069 +Some commands can be accessed by hotkeys. See those commands in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Menu bar**>>path:#_Menu_Bar]](%%) or in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Toolbars**>>path:#_Toolbars]](%%).
1091 1091  
1092 1092  === Selections ===
1093 1093  
1094 1094  **Mouse and keyboard selection**
1095 1095  
1096 -FEM-Design offers various selection modes to select objects for requiring and modifying their properties and for editing. If selection is possible, the available selection modes appear in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Command line**>>path:#Command_line]](%%).
1075 +FEM-Design offers various selection modes to select objects for requiring and modifying their properties and for editing. If selection is possible, the available selection modes appear in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Command line**>>path:#Command_line]](%%).
1097 1097  
1098 1098  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image070.png||alt="figure_selection modes"]]
1099 1099  
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1137 1137  
1138 1138  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image079.jpg]]
1139 1139  
1140 -1.
1119 +1.
1141 1141  11. By ‘right-to-left’ selection (all intersected objects get selected) the colour of the selection box is green.
1142 1142  
1143 1143  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image080.jpg]]
1144 1144  
1145 -1.
1124 +1.
1146 1146  11. By area selection (e.g. to print the selected area) the colour of the selection box is grey.
1147 1147  
1148 1148  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image081.jpg]]
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1152 1152  * For pressing [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image082.jpg]] + **//[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] //** in the application window (without any active tool palette) the quick menu appears.
1153 1153  * When a tool palette (e.g. Beam tool palette or Point load tool palette) is active, for pressing [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image082.jpg]] + **//[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] //** the properties of the items belonging to the active window appear.
1154 1154  
1155 -
1156 1156  **Filter selection**
1157 1157  
1158 1158  Filter is a pop-up window in the workspace, which helps to select the requested objects easily for all kind of editing and modifying functions. When clicking on it, the following appears:
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1181 1181  
1182 1182  The program offers
1183 1183  
1184 -The program offers tools for defining special points and directions while drawing and editing. You can reach them from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%).
1162 +The program offers tools for defining special points and directions while drawing and editing. You can reach them from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%).
1185 1185  
1186 1186  |(% colspan="2" %)Object snap tool|**Function**|(% colspan="2" %)**Example**
1187 1187  |Multi steps|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image001.png||alt="icon_multySPECIAL"]]|Fixes reference points defined by the following tools|(((
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1260 1260  
1261 1261  Thanks to the improved video engine, the advantage of all modern displaying technologies such as live pan, live rotation, live zoom, special display modes and transparency (see the next chapter) is available in FEM-Design.
1262 1262  
1263 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image015.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **The suitable graphic engine can be set at [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > All > Environment > General > Graphic engine**.>>path:#_Environment]]
1241 +**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image015.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **The suitable graphic engine can be set at [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > All > Environment > General > Graphic engine**.>>path:#_Environment]]
1264 1264  
1265 1265  ==== Pan ====
1266 1266  
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1305 1305  
1306 1306  Figure: Temporary Orbit
1307 1307  
1308 -Alternatively, you can press [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image030.png||alt="icon_Alt function key"]] together with [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image018.png||alt="figure_wheelMOUSE"]] to orbit around the closest valid snapping point to the cursor; in some cases, this may result in a more predictable orbiting behaviour. Valid snapping points include points specified by the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) tool, or outside //Wireframe// view mode, also the closest surface point to the cursor.
1286 +Alternatively, you can press [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image030.png||alt="icon_Alt function key"]] together with [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image018.png||alt="figure_wheelMOUSE"]] to orbit around the closest valid snapping point to the cursor; in some cases, this may result in a more predictable orbiting behaviour. Valid snapping points include points specified by the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) tool, or outside //Wireframe// view mode, also the closest surface point to the cursor.
1309 1309  
1310 1310  
1311 1311  |(((
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1317 1317  )))
1318 1318  
1319 1319  
1320 -
1321 1321  Rotation view can be set in a dialog box too with the command //3D Rotation //(//View //menu).
1322 1322  
1323 1323  
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1337 1337  **2D Views**
1338 1338  )))
1339 1339  
1340 - [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.png||alt="Rotation by dialog box.png"]]
1317 + [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.png||alt="Rotation by dialog box.png"]]
1341 1341  
1342 1342  
1343 1343  Figure: Rotation by dialog box
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1397 1397  
1398 1398  **User Co-ordinate System**
1399 1399  
1400 -The section/view plane is set to the X-Y plane of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%). The view direction is always the opposite of the Z axis of the //UCS//.
1377 +The section/view plane is set to the X-Y plane of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%). The view direction is always the opposite of the Z axis of the //UCS//.
1401 1401  
1402 1402  **Dialog**
1403 1403  
1404 -With this tool, you can define the position of the section/view plane in a dialog box. At //3D View//, //Dialog// opens [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**3D Rotation**>>path:#threeD_rotation_dialog]](%%).
1381 +With this tool, you can define the position of the section/view plane in a dialog box. At //3D View//, //Dialog// opens [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**3D Rotation**>>path:#threeD_rotation_dialog]](%%).
1405 1405  
1406 1406  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image048.png||alt="figure_viewdialogsVIEW"]]
1407 1407  
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1510 1510  
1511 1511  **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image026.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **To reset transparency settings to opaque for all elements, set the transparency value to 0% and click **//All//** (!).
1512 1512  
1513 -At solid ([[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Display thickness**>>path:#display_thickness_chapter]](%%)**// //**switch is on) and [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Hidden line/Shaded**>>path:#_Hiding_Element]](%%) representation of plates/walls, the finite element mesh can be displayed, if transparency is given for the host surface element.
1490 +At solid ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Display thickness**>>path:#display_thickness_chapter]](%%)**// //**switch is on) and [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Hidden line/Shaded**>>path:#_Hiding_Element]](%%) representation of plates/walls, the finite element mesh can be displayed, if transparency is given for the host surface element.
1514 1514  
1515 1515  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image012.png]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image005.png]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image023.png]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image027.png||alt="figure_06_transparency_FE"]]
1516 1516  
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1534 1534  
1535 1535  
1536 1536  
1537 --                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1514 +-                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1538 1538  
1539 1539  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image032.png||alt="axis2.png"]]
1540 1540  
1541 1541  Figure: Working plane defined on an axis by UCS
1542 1542  
1543 --                            **View planes (**[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**2D View and 3D View**>>path:#_Views]](%%)** commands)**
1520 +-                            **View planes (**[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**2D View and 3D View**>>path:#_Views]](%%)** commands)**
1544 1544  
1545 --                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1522 +-                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1546 1546  
1547 1547  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image033.png||alt="icon_WALLMODULE"]] //Wall// module can open an axis plane defined in the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image034.png||alt="icon_3DSTRU"]] //3D Structure// model and imports the walls attached to the view.
1548 1548  
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1550 1550  
1551 1551  **Definition steps**
1552 1552  
1553 -1. Set the required horizontal [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%) (UCS), where you would like to place axis/axes.
1530 +1. Set the required horizontal [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%) (UCS), where you would like to place axis/axes.
1554 1554  1. Use the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image037.png]] //Define// tool. Define the distribution in the //Multiple axes description// field. If distance is not defined, you can place one axis object as a line on the //UCS// working plane.
1555 1555  
1556 1556  Constant spacing:
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1579 1579  
1580 1580  1. Label type (//Number// or //Letter//), starting character (//No/Letter//) and //Prefix// can be defined for the new axis/axis-system in the //Axis// tool palette.
1581 1581  1. Display settings of axis symbols, colors and label can be set at [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image041.png||alt="axis_icon_settings"]] //Default settings//.
1582 -1. An axis or the start axis of a system can be easily defined as a line with 2 points in the working plane. The distribution orientation can be changed by clicking [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image029.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] before the definition of the axis end point. The program places all axes on the //Axes// [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%).
1559 +1. An axis or the start axis of a system can be easily defined as a line with 2 points in the working plane. The distribution orientation can be changed by clicking [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image029.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] before the definition of the axis end point. The program places all axes on the //Axes// [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%).
1583 1583  
1584 1584  Optional steps:
1585 1585  
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1590 1590  
1591 1591  //Stories// (Story objects) have multifunction in the **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image044.png||alt="icon_FRAMEMODULE"]] **//3D Frame//,** **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image034.png||alt="icon_3DSTRU"]] //3D Structure// and **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image045.png||alt="icon_PREDESIGNMODULE"]] **//PreDesign// modules. They can be used to define different kind of planes:
1592 1592  
1593 --                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1570 +-                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1594 1594  
1595 1595  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image046.png||alt="storey1.png"]]
1596 1596  
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1597 1597  Figure: Working plane defined on a storey by UCS
1598 1598  
1599 1599  
1600 --                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1577 +-                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1601 1601  
1602 1602  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image047.png||alt="icon_PLATEMODULE"]] //Plate// module can open storey defined in the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image034.png||alt="icon_3DSTRU"]] //3D Structure// model and imports the slabs, the supports and the loads attached to the loaded storey.
1603 1603  
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1611 1611  
1612 1612  1. Set the //Horizontal size of the building//. This rectangular size will be the floor plane size of the storey object.
1613 1613  
1614 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image050.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **The horizontal size and the summa height (see later), which define the whole model size, effect the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]](%%)**// //**calculation.
1591 +**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image050.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **The horizontal size and the summa height (see later), which define the whole model size, effect the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]](%%)**// //**calculation.
1615 1615  
1616 1616  1. Set the height of the //Ground level //and //Bottommost level//.
1617 1617  
1618 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image050.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **//Ground level// also effect to the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]](%%)**// //**calculation, because the load values depend on the distance from the foundation level.
1595 +**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image050.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **//Ground level// also effect to the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]](%%)**// //**calculation, because the load values depend on the distance from the foundation level.
1619 1619  
1620 1620  **Bottommost level**
1621 1621  
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1624 1624  1. To define the first storey, set a name for it in the //Storey// cell of the first row, and then give the //Height// of the storey. Then, define further required stories in the same way. You can also edit the level of a storey that automatically updates the story height.
1625 1625  1. Set the display settings (symbol and label size of the level dimensions) at //Properties//.
1626 1626  
1627 -1. Clicking //OK g//enerates and displays the storey-system in the project. The program places all stories on the //Stories// [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%).
1604 +1. Clicking //OK g//enerates and displays the storey-system in the project. The program places all stories on the //Stories// [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%).
1628 1628  
1629 -
1630 1630  |(((
1631 1631  One storey up; [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image051.png||alt="icon_Alt function key"]] +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image052.png||alt="icon_PgUPkey"]]
1632 1632  
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1635 1635  
1636 1636  )))
1637 1637  
1638 -Creating a storey-system automatically generates view planes by stories. Fast navigation among those storeys can be done with the keyboard or by using [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Select view**>>path:#Select_view_Chapter]](%%):
1614 +Creating a storey-system automatically generates view planes by stories. Fast navigation among those storeys can be done with the keyboard or by using [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Select view**>>path:#Select_view_Chapter]](%%):
1639 1639  
1640 1640  
1641 1641  
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1686 1686  )))
1687 1687  
1688 1688  
1689 -
1690 1690  |(((
1691 1691  Original storey system,
1692 1692  
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1714 1714  )))
1715 1715  
1716 1716  
1717 -
1718 1718  === Find ===
1719 1719  
1720 1720  “Find” can be used for finding structural and analytical elements with a given ID (A.1), some [[finite elements>>path:#_Element_Types_1]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image065.emz]] , nodes [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image066.emz]] ,.blocks [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image067.emz]] , [[user defined filters>>path:#_User_defined_filter]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image068.emz]] ., or global unique identifier (GUID) [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image069.png]] .
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