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210 210  
211 211  == Drawing ==
212 212  
213 -//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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Field**>>path:#Field]](%%)**// //**tool (//Draw// menu).
213 +//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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Field**>>path:#Field]](%%)**// //**tool (//Draw// menu).
214 214  
215 215  [[image:1584527715406-518.png]] [[image:1584527732558-607.png]]
216 216  
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431 431  
432 432  The FEM-Design
433 433  
434 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Current layer**>>path:#Current_layer]](%%) button.
434 +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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Current layer**>>path:#Current_layer]](%%) button.
435 435  
436 -==== Layer Types ====
436 +== Layer Types ==
437 437  
438 438  
439 -Regarding the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**element types**>>path:#_Element_Types]](%%) there are two main layer types: “//Drawing//” and “//Objects//”.
439 +Regarding the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**element types**>>path:#_Element_Types]](%%) there are two main layer types: “//Drawing//” and “//Objects//”.
440 440  
441 441  
442 442  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image002.png]]
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443 443  
444 444  Figure: “Drawing” and “Objects” layers
445 445  
446 -“**//Drawing//**” layer contains all drawing elements defined by the //Draw// menu commands or generated from [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Dimension**>>path:#_Dimension]](%%) command (//Draw// menu). ”//Drawing” Layers// can be excluded from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) by dechecking the „//No snap//” option in the Sn column.
446 +“**//Drawing//**” layer contains all drawing elements defined by the //Draw// menu commands or generated from [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Dimension**>>path:#_Dimension]](%%) command (//Draw// menu). ”//Drawing” Layers// can be excluded from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) by dechecking the „//No snap//” option in the Sn column.
447 447  
448 448  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.png]]
449 449  
450 450  Figure: „No snap” option
451 451  
452 -“**//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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) by checking the „//No snap//” option.
452 +“**//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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) by checking the „//No snap//” option.
453 453  
454 454  
455 -==== Layer Status ====
455 +== Layer Status ==
456 456  
457 457  
458 458  |Layer Status|**Symbol**|**Function**
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465 465  
466 466  In Layers dialog changing the layer status is real-time, which means that the selected active (hidden) drawing or object layers become hidden (active) without closing the dialog.
467 467  
468 -==== Editing Layers ====
468 +== Editing Layers ==
469 469  
470 470  
471 471  |Tool|**Function**|**Available for layer type**
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492 492  
493 493  **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image008.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **Color can be modified by elements with
494 494  
495 -// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
495 +// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
496 496  )))|(((
497 497  Drawing, Objects
498 498  
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509 509  
510 510  **[[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
511 511  
512 -// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
512 +// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
513 513  )))|(((
514 514  Drawing, Objects
515 515  
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527 527  
528 528  
529 529  
530 -=== Co-ordinate Systems ===
530 += Co-ordinate Systems =
531 531  
532 532  
533 533  Various co-ordinate systems are available in FEM-Design with different function, properties and display settings.
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657 657  
658 658  Table: Co-ordinate systems
659 659  
660 -//User-defined co-ordinate system// (//UCS//) is developed in order to easily define coordinates and directions in a 2D user-defined [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%).
660 +//User-defined co-ordinate system// (//UCS//) is developed in order to easily define coordinates and directions in a 2D user-defined [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%).
661 661  
662 662  
663 663  
664 -=== Point Definition with Co-ordinates ===
664 += Point Definition with Co-ordinates =
665 665  
666 666  
667 -Points can be defined with their co-ordinates in [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Descartes**>>path:#_Descartes_Orthogonal_Co-ordinate]](%%) or [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Cylindrical co-ordinate systems**>>path:#_Cylindrical_Co-ordinate_System]](%%).
667 +Points can be defined with their co-ordinates in [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Descartes**>>path:#_Descartes_Orthogonal_Co-ordinate]](%%) or [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Cylindrical co-ordinate systems**>>path:#_Cylindrical_Co-ordinate_System]](%%).
668 668  
669 669  [[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"]]
670 670  
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671 671  Figure: Co-ordinate system types for point definition
672 672  
673 673  
674 -Point co-ordinates can be defined in various unit types available at [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > Units**>>path:#Units_dialog]](%%) (//Length// and //Angle//).
674 +Point co-ordinates can be defined in various unit types available at [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > Units**>>path:#Units_dialog]](%%) (//Length// and //Angle//).
675 675  
676 -The crosshair cursor position can be displayed on the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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//.
676 +The crosshair cursor position can be displayed on the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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//.
677 677  
678 -==== Descartes Orthogonal Co-ordinate System ====
678 +== Descartes Orthogonal Co-ordinate System ==
679 679  
680 680  (Cartesian co-ordinate system)
681 681  
682 682  The individual co-ordinates represent the distance of the point from the origin of the orthogonal co-ordinate system (**//absolute//**) or from a previously defined point (**//relative//**) measured along X, Y and Z axes. //Cartesian co-ordinate system//** **is available for co-ordinate definition both in the //Global co-ordinate// and the //UCS// //systems//.
683 683  
684 -==== Cylindrical Co-ordinate System ====
684 +== Cylindrical Co-ordinate System ==
685 685  
686 686  (Polar co-ordinate system)
687 687  
688 688  Point is defined by three components: an angle (a1) and two distances (d1 and d2). The a1 and d1 co-ordinates define the point position in the XY plane of the //Global co-ordinate// and the //UCS// //systems//, d2 sets the distance from the XY plane. The angle and the distances can be given from the origin of the co-ordinate systems (**//absolute//**) or from a previously defined point (**//relative//**).
689 689  
690 -==== Co-ordinate Definition Modes ====
690 +== Co-ordinate Definition Modes ==
691 691  
692 692  
693 -Point co-ordinates can be defined by typing them in the //Command line// or the**// //**//Co-ordinate box// of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Status Bar**,>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) or just by mouse-clicking combined with the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) in the drawing area or in special points.
693 +Point co-ordinates can be defined by typing them in the //Command line// or the**// //**//Co-ordinate box// of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Status Bar**,>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) or just by mouse-clicking combined with the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) in the drawing area or in special points.
694 694  
695 -==== Absolute co-ordinate definition ====
695 +== Absolute co-ordinate definition ==
696 696  
697 697  Co-ordinates of a point are defined as distances/positions from a co-ordinate system origin.
698 698  
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776 776  * Decimal point has to be defined as “. ” and not “,”.
777 777  * If you do not give Z value in the 3D modules, its value will be automatically zero.
778 778  
779 -==== Relative co-ordinate definition ====
779 +== Relative co-ordinate definition ==
780 780  
781 -
782 782  There are three ways to define a point with given distance from another point (called “relative co-ordinates”).
783 783  
784 784  Relative coordinates can be defined both in the //Descartes// and the //Cylindrical// co-ordinate systems and both in the //Global// and the //UCS// systems.
785 785  
786 -**Relative (A): Distance from the last defined point**
785 +=== **Relative (A): Distance from the last defined point** ===
787 787  
788 788  Distance from the last point can be defined in the //Command line// or with the //Co-ordinate box//. This mode is useful while creating line/polyline/polygon/surface with the distance from the start/previous point.
789 789  
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841 841  
842 842  Figure: Meaning of Relative (A) way in case of beam and plate definition
843 843  
844 -**Relative (B): Distance from a selected point**
843 +=== **Relative (B): Distance from a selected point** ===
845 845  
846 846  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:
847 847  
848 -1. Leave the cursor above the required point found by one of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%), which you would like to define the distance from.
847 +1. Leave the cursor above the required point found by one of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%), which you would like to define the distance from.
849 849  1. Click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image039.png||alt="icon_F12"]] function key.
850 850  1. Set the distance co-ordinates in the //Co-ordinate dialog// according to a selected co-ordinate system.
851 851  
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853 853  
854 854  Figure: Column definition with the distance from a slab corner or from a beam endpoint (Relative (B) way)
855 855  
856 -**Relative (C): Point defined on line/edge with the distance from the end point**
855 +=== **Relative (C): Point defined on line/edge with the distance from the end point** ===
857 857  
858 858  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:
859 859  
860 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**“Nearest” Object snap tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)**// //**helps you to find the line/edge.
859 +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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**“Nearest” Object snap tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%)**// //**helps you to find the line/edge.
861 861  1. Click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image041.png||alt="icon_F11"]] function key.
862 862  1. Set the distance (d) from the closer end-point you left the cursor in the appeared dialog box.
863 863  
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865 865  
866 866  Figure: Column definition on a beam by using the Relative (C) definition mode
867 867  
868 -==== Calculator ====
867 +== Calculator ==
869 869  
870 870  If you press [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image044.png||alt="icon_c key"]] while defining numeric values in a field of a dialog box, the Windows //Calculator// comes up. It is automatically filled with the content of the edit box. When you close the //Calculator//, the value calculated or typed in it will be written into the numeric field. It can be used with both //Normal// and //Scientific// views of the //Calculator//.
871 871  
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877 877  
878 878  The default working plane
879 879  
880 -The default working plane – where the points and coordinates are defined – is the following by different [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**FEM-Design modules**.>>path:#_FEM-Design_Modules]]
879 +The default working plane – where the points and coordinates are defined – is the following by different [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**FEM-Design modules**.>>path:#_FEM-Design_Modules]]
881 881  
882 882  |**[[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"]]**
883 -|(% colspan="2" %)Design modules|[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Section Editor**>>path:#_Section_Editor]]
882 +|(% colspan="2" %)Design modules|[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Section Editor**>>path:#_Section_Editor]]
884 884  |Global XY plane|Global XY plane|Global YZ plane
885 885  |(% colspan="2" %)Gravity direction|
886 886  |Global Z direction|Global Y direction|
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887 887  
888 888  Table: The default working plane by FEM-Design Modules
889 889  
890 -As the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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.
889 +As the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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.
891 891  
892 892  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image010.png||alt="ucscommand"]]
893 893  
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895 895  
896 896  
897 897  |UCS definition tools|**Function**|**Note**
898 -|[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**axis**>>path:#_Axis]]|Available only in the 3D modules
899 -|[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**storey**>>path:#_Storey]]|Available only in the 3D modules
897 +|[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**axis**>>path:#_Axis]]|Available only in the 3D modules
898 +|[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**storey**>>path:#_Storey]]|Available only in the 3D modules
900 900  |[[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
901 901  |[[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
902 902  |[[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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925 925  
926 926  Figure: Correct model (plane) definition of a 2D frame done in the 3D Frame module
927 927  
928 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**hole in a** **structural element**>>path:#_Hole]](%%) or a [[**load**>>url:file://officesrv/strushare/Ricsi/new%20features/Holes#_]].
927 +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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**hole in a** **structural element**>>path:#_Hole]](%%) or a [[**load**>>url:file://officesrv/strushare/Ricsi/new%20features/Holes#_]].
929 929  
930 930  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image023.png||alt="workingplane_hole"]]
931 931  
932 932  Figure: Hole definition automatically sets the working plane into the plane of the attached object
933 933  
933 += Grid Systems =
934 934  
935 -=== Grid Systems ===
935 +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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%).
936 936  
937 -
938 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%).
939 -
940 940  Two grid systems are available in the program: //Construction grid// and //Snap grid//.
941 941  
942 -==== Construction grid ====
939 +== Construction grid ==
943 943  
944 -By default, //Construction grid// is the grid visible in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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.
941 +By default, //Construction grid// is the grid visible in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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.
945 945  
946 946  [[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"]]
947 947  
948 948  Figure: Construction grid and its settings
949 949  
950 -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 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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) axis directions, so you can rotate the grid together with the //UCS//.
947 +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 wikiinternallink 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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) axis directions, so you can rotate the grid together with the //UCS//.
951 951  
952 -==== Snap grid ====
949 +== Snap grid ==
953 953  
954 -Although //Snap grid// is an invisible grid, you can join to its raster points permanently ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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.
951 +Although //Snap grid// is an invisible grid, you can join to its raster points permanently ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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.
955 955  
956 956  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image028.png||alt="Snap grid and its settings.png"]]
957 957  
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969 969  
970 970  It sets the sensitivity area of the raster snap for both the grids and other snapping tools. The sensitivity is constant while zooming.
971 971  
972 -=== Object Snap Tools ===
969 += Object Snap Tools =
973 973  
971 +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 wikiinternallink 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.
974 974  
975 -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 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.
976 -
977 977  |(% colspan="2" %)Object snap tool|**Function**|**Hotkey**|**Example**
978 978  |(((
979 979  Select closest/
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1022 1022  **[[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//.
1023 1023  
1024 1024  
1025 -User can exclude entire Drawing layers from the snapping on its objects. For more information see [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**„No snap” option**>>path:#No_snap_option]](%%).
1021 +User can exclude entire Drawing layers from the snapping on its objects. For more information see [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**„No snap” option**>>path:#No_snap_option]](%%).
1026 1026  
1023 += Input Devices                                                                                                     =
1027 1027  
1028 -
1029 -=== Input Devices                                                                                                      ===
1030 -
1031 -
1032 1032  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.
1033 1033  
1034 1034  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image059.png||alt="figure_mousekeyboard"]]
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1037 1037  
1038 1038  From the above displayed buttons, the following ones have special functionalities during drawing/editing:
1039 1039  
1040 -[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) functions.
1033 +[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) functions.
1041 1041  
1042 -[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Relative (C)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeC]](%%)).
1035 +[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Relative (C)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeC]](%%)).
1043 1043  
1044 -[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Relative (B)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeB]](%%)).
1037 +[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Relative (B)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeB]](%%)).
1045 1045  
1046 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image063.png||alt="icon_insert"]] Moves [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) to the position of the crosshair cursor.
1039 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image063.png||alt="icon_insert"]] Moves [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) to the position of the crosshair cursor.
1047 1047  
1048 -[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Global co-ordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) position (original state).
1041 +[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Global co-ordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) position (original state).
1049 1049  
1050 1050  [[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).
1051 1051  
1052 1052  For pressing 2^^nd^^ Esc the active tool palette closes.
1053 1053  
1054 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image066.png||alt="icon_pgup"]] Opens the properties dialog ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Default settings**>>path:#_Tool_Palette_and]](%%)) of the current command.
1047 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image066.png||alt="icon_pgup"]] Opens the properties dialog ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Default settings**>>path:#_Tool_Palette_and]](%%)) of the current command.
1055 1055  
1056 1056  [[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.
1057 1057  
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1059 1059  
1060 1060  [[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.
1061 1061  
1062 -Some commands can be accessed by hotkeys. See those commands in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Menu bar**>>path:#_Menu_Bar]](%%) or in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Toolbars**>>path:#_Toolbars]](%%).
1055 +Some commands can be accessed by hotkeys. See those commands in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Menu bar**>>path:#_Menu_Bar]](%%) or in the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Toolbars**>>path:#_Toolbars]](%%).
1063 1063  
1064 -=== Selections ===
1057 += Selections =
1065 1065  
1066 -**Mouse and keyboard selection**
1059 +== **Mouse and keyboard selection** ==
1067 1067  
1068 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Command line**>>path:#Command_line]](%%).
1061 +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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Command line**>>path:#Command_line]](%%).
1069 1069  
1070 1070  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image070.png||alt="figure_selection modes"]]
1071 1071  
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1073 1073  
1074 1074  **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image058.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **Use [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image068.png||alt="icon_Space"]] to restart selection, if you make mistakes while selecting.
1075 1075  
1076 -**Box selection**
1069 +== **Box selection** ==
1077 1077  
1078 1078  Rectangular selection box can be defined with two points placed with the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image071.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] mouse button. Depending on the box definition, the box selects elements:
1079 1079  
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1084 1084  
1085 1085  Figure: Box selection modes
1086 1086  
1087 -**Object selection**
1080 +== **Object selection** ==
1088 1088  
1089 1089  Use [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] on an object to select it directly. If you click on a common part of more objects, the first drawn one will be selected.
1090 1090  
1091 1091  Holding [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image074.jpg]] pressed and by using [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image071.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] objects can be added to or subtract from the current selection.
1092 1092  
1093 -**Selection of same type elements**
1086 +== **Selection of same type elements** ==
1094 1094  
1095 1095  It is a quick selection to select visible elements defined with the same command (e.g. selection of all walls created by the //Wall// command). Just hold down [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image064.png||alt="icon_Shift"]] and select on element (e.g. one wall element) with [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png||alt="figure_rightMOUSE"]] , and all same type elements will be selected (e.g. all walls) independently their properties differ or not.
1096 1096  
1097 -**Select all**
1090 +== **Select all** ==
1098 1098  
1099 1099  Depending on the current command, all visible elements (e.g. for the //Edit > Move// command) or all visible same type elements (e.g. for the //Properties// tool) will be selected by using [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image075.png||alt="icon_Ctrl"]] and [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image076.png||alt="icon_keyA"]] together.
1100 1100  
1101 -**Multiple-selection**
1094 +== **Multiple-selection** ==
1102 1102  
1103 1103  * ‘+’ sign is drawn if multiply selection is active (by pressing [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image077.jpg]] )
1104 1104  
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1109 1109  
1110 1110  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image079.jpg]]
1111 1111  
1112 -1.
1105 +1.
1113 1113  11. By ‘right-to-left’ selection (all intersected objects get selected) the colour of the selection box is green.
1114 1114  
1115 1115  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image080.jpg]]
1116 1116  
1117 -1.
1110 +1.
1118 1118  11. By area selection (e.g. to print the selected area) the colour of the selection box is grey.
1119 1119  
1120 1120  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image081.jpg]]
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1124 1124  * 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.
1125 1125  * 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.
1126 1126  
1127 -**Filter selection**
1120 +== **Filter selection** ==
1128 1128  
1129 1129  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:
1130 1130  
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1148 1148  
1149 1149  At first (like in the figure above) “OK” is grey, but after clicking on Explode button “OK” becomes active. Don’t forget to validate the explosion with “OK”, before closing this window.
1150 1150  
1151 -=== Point/Direction Editors ===
1144 += Point/Direction Editors =
1152 1152  
1153 1153  The program offers
1154 1154  
1155 -The program offers tools for defining special points and directions while drawing and editing. You can reach them from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%).
1148 +The program offers tools for defining special points and directions while drawing and editing. You can reach them from the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%).
1156 1156  
1157 1157  |(% colspan="2" %)Object snap tool|**Function**|(% colspan="2" %)**Example**
1158 1158  |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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1216 1216  
1217 1217  Table: Point and direction editors
1218 1218  
1212 += Navigation =
1219 1219  
1220 -
1221 -
1222 -
1223 -
1224 -
1225 -
1226 -
1227 -
1228 -
1229 -
1230 -=== Navigation ===
1231 -
1232 1232  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.
1233 1233  
1234 -**[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > All > Environment > General > Graphic engine**.>>path:#_Environment]]
1216 +**[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > All > Environment > General > Graphic engine**.>>path:#_Environment]]
1235 1235  
1236 -==== Pan ====
1218 +== Pan ==
1237 1237  
1238 1238  Panning view on the drawing area can be done in different ways. “Panning” modifies the current view only and not the position of elements.
1239 1239  
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1243 1243  
1244 1244  With the command //Pan //(//View //menu) the current view can be moved with a displacement vector defined by two points.
1245 1245  
1246 -==== Zoom ====
1228 +== Zoom ==
1247 1247  
1248 1248  Different tools allow you to zoom on the current view.
1249 1249  
1250 -**Live zoom**
1232 +== Live zoom ==
1251 1251  
1252 1252  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image020.png||alt="icon_AnimZoomVIEW"]] First start //Animate zoom// from the //View// menu or //View// toolbar, then press [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image017.png||alt="figure_leftMOUSE"]] or [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image018.png||alt="figure_wheelMOUSE"]] and finally move the mouse up to zoom in or move it down to zoom out. If you are in zooming mode, you cannot edit the model and the currently running command is also paused. Click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image019.png||alt="icon_Esc"]] to exit zooming mode and return to editing mode.
1253 1253  
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1264 1264  
1265 1265  Table: Zooming tools
1266 1266  
1267 -==== Orbit ====
1249 +== Orbit ==
1268 1268  
1269 1269  View rotation can be done in different ways. “Orbit” modifies the current view only and not the position of elements.
1270 1270  
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1276 1276  
1277 1277  Figure: Temporary Orbit
1278 1278  
1279 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) tool, or outside //Wireframe// view mode, also the closest surface point to the cursor.
1261 +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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) tool, or outside //Wireframe// view mode, also the closest surface point to the cursor.
1280 1280  
1281 1281  
1282 1282  |(((
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1306 1306  **2D Views**
1307 1307  )))
1308 1308  
1309 - [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.png||alt="Rotation by dialog box.png"]]
1291 + [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.png||alt="Rotation by dialog box.png"]]
1310 1310  
1311 1311  
1312 1312  Figure: Rotation by dialog box
1313 1313  
1314 -=== Views ===
1296 += Views =
1315 1315  
1316 1316  Besides of navigation tools, specific built-in 2D and 3D views can be used to set the required project view. All views can be stored with given names (user-defined views).
1317 1317  
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1328 1328  
1329 1329  )))
1330 1330  
1331 -**Built-in views**
1313 +== **Built-in views** ==
1332 1332  
1333 -
1334 1334  Just click one of the following view buttons to set a specific 2D view or a general 3D view:
1335 1335  
1336 1336  **User defined views and Home view**
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1353 1353  
1354 1354  Creates a section/view perpendicular to the global Z axis by selecting two points.
1355 1355  
1356 -
1357 -
1358 -
1359 1359  **Object plane**
1360 1360  
1361 1361  The section/view plane is parallel with a selected region (//Plate//, //Wall// etc.) plane. The final direction can be set by moving the cursor at the selected storey. The view direction is always the opposite of the local Z’ direction of the selected surface object.
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1366 1366  
1367 1367  **User Co-ordinate System**
1368 1368  
1369 -The section/view plane is set to the X-Y plane of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%). The view direction is always the opposite of the Z axis of the //UCS//.
1347 +The section/view plane is set to the X-Y plane of the [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%). The view direction is always the opposite of the Z axis of the //UCS//.
1370 1370  
1371 1371  **Dialog**
1372 1372  
1373 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**3D Rotation**>>path:#threeD_rotation_dialog]](%%).
1351 +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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**3D Rotation**>>path:#threeD_rotation_dialog]](%%).
1374 1374  
1375 1375  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image048.png||alt="figure_viewdialogsVIEW"]]
1376 1376  
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1404 1404  
1405 1405  The name of the selected view is displayed in the upper left corner under the current code.
1406 1406  
1407 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image057.png]]
1385 +[[image:1584534025332-324.png]]
1408 1408  
1387 += Display Modes =
1409 1409  
1410 -=== Display Modes ===
1411 -
1412 1412  Thanks to the graphic
1413 1413  
1414 1414  Thanks to the graphic engine, the following display modes (//View// menu or //View// toolbar) are available:
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1448 1448  
1449 1449  Figure: The statuses of “Display Thickness”
1450 1450  
1451 -=== Hiding Element ===
1428 += Hiding Element =
1452 1452  
1453 1453  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image016.png]] The hide and show functions are merged in one command called //Hide/show objects//, which is available in the //View// menu/toolbar or by using [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.png||alt="icon_Alt function key"]] +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image017.png||alt="icon_H key"]] . To hide elements use the //Hide// tool for selecting them. The selected elements are displayed as transparent till closing the command and then they disappear on screen. Resuming the command, the transparent objects represent the previously hidden objects. Apply the //Show// tool to display hidden elements again by selecting them. Click //All (!)// to hide or show immediately (without any selection) every project elements depending on the //Hide// or the //Show// tool is the active.
1454 1454  
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1464 1464  
1465 1465  Figure: Show tool and box selection
1466 1466  
1444 += Transparency =
1467 1467  
1468 1468  
1469 -=== Transparency ===
1470 -
1471 -
1472 1472  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image023.png]] Transparency can be set for all element types such as structural objects, drawing elements, loads, supports etc. Start the //Transparency// command from the //View// menu or //View// toolbar or with [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.png||alt="icon_Alt function key"]] +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image024.png||alt="icon_T key"]] . Set the transparency value in the //Set transparency// dialog and then select elements you would like to display as transparent.
1473 1473  
1474 1474  
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1479 1479  
1480 1480  **[[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//** (!).
1481 1481  
1482 -At solid ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Display thickness**>>path:#display_thickness_chapter]](%%)**// //**switch is on) and [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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.
1457 +At solid ([[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Display thickness**>>path:#display_thickness_chapter]](%%)**// //**switch is on) and [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink 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.
1483 1483  
1484 1484  [[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"]]
1485 1485  
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1491 1491  
1492 1492  Figure: Transparency command combined with “Select type” selection
1493 1493  
1494 -=== Axis ===
1469 += Axis =
1495 1495  
1496 1496  //Axes// (Axis objects) have multifunction in FEM-Design. They can be used to find special points and to define different kind of planes:
1497 1497  
1498 -**-                            Intersections of axes**
1499 -
1500 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image031.png||alt="axis1.png"]]
1501 -
1473 +* **Intersections of axes**
1474 +[[image:1584534114970-331.png]]
1502 1502  Figure: Intersections may define column base points
1503 -
1504 -
1505 -
1506 --                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1507 -
1508 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image032.png||alt="axis2.png"]]
1509 -
1476 +
1477 +* (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**(%%)
1478 +[[image:1584534155666-909.png]]
1510 1510  Figure: Working plane defined on an axis by UCS
1480 +
1481 +* **View planes ((% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)2D View and 3D View(%%) commands)**
1482 +* **Project planes (used in the (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)model transfer between the FEM-Design modules(%%))**
1483 +[[image:1584534224633-899.png]] //Wall// module can open an axis plane defined in the [[image:1584534243024-768.png]] //3D Structure// model and imports the walls attached to the view.
1511 1511  
1512 --                            **View planes (**[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**2D View and 3D View**>>path:#_Views]](%%)** commands)**
1485 +New axis or axis-system can be defined with the  [[image:1584534263441-700.png]]// // //Axis// command of the [[image:1584534270926-937.png]] tabmenu. Both constant and variable distribution of axes can be defined in the //Axis// tool palette.
1513 1513  
1514 --                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1515 -
1516 -[[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.
1517 -
1518 -New axis or axis-system can be defined with the  //[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.png]] // //Axis// command of the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image036.png||alt="tabmenu_Structure"]] tabmenu. Both constant and variable distribution of axes can be defined in the //Axis// tool palette.
1519 -
1520 1520  **Definition steps**
1521 1521  
1522 -1. Set the required horizontal [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%) (UCS), where you would like to place axis/axes.
1523 -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.
1489 +1. Set the required horizontal (% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**(%%) (UCS), where you would like to place axis/axes.
1490 +1. Use the [[image:1584534286532-863.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.
1524 1524  
1525 1525  Constant spacing:
1526 1526  
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1548 1548  
1549 1549  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.
1550 1550  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//.
1551 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%).
1518 +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:1584534358296-971.png]] before the definition of the axis end point. The program places all axes on the //Axes// [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%).
1552 1552  
1553 1553  Optional steps:
1554 1554  
1555 -1. The numbering of an axis or one direction of an axis-system can be modified with the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image042.png]] //Renumbering// tool. Define new (start) numbering value in //No/Letter// field, and then select the axis you would like to renumber.
1556 -1. Display settings of the axis symbols can be modified with the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image043.png]] //Properties// tool.
1522 +1. The numbering of an axis or one direction of an axis-system can be modified with the [[image:1584534352090-284.png]] //Renumbering// tool. Define new (start) numbering value in //No/Letter// field, and then select the axis you would like to renumber.
1523 +1. Display settings of the axis symbols can be modified with the [[image:1584534345415-258.png]] //Properties// tool.
1557 1557  
1558 -=== Storey ===
1525 += Storey =
1559 1559  
1560 -//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:
1527 +//Stories// (Story objects) have multifunction in the [[image:1584534307330-961.png]]** **//3D Frame// and** **[[image:1584534315446-217.png]] //3D Structure// modules. They can be used to define different kind of planes:
1561 1561  
1562 --                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1529 +-                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1563 1563  
1564 1564  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image046.png||alt="storey1.png"]]
1565 1565  
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1566 1566  Figure: Working plane defined on a storey by UCS
1567 1567  
1568 1568  
1569 --                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1536 +-                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1570 1570  
1571 1571  [[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.
1572 1572  
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1580 1580  
1581 1581  1. Set the //Horizontal size of the building//. This rectangular size will be the floor plane size of the storey object.
1582 1582  
1583 -**[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]](%%)**// //**calculation.
1550 +**[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]](%%)**// //**calculation.
1584 1584  
1585 1585  1. Set the height of the //Ground level //and //Bottommost level//.
1586 1586  
1587 -**[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]](%%)**// //**calculation, because the load values depend on the distance from the foundation level.
1554 +**[[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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]](%%)**// //**calculation, because the load values depend on the distance from the foundation level.
1588 1588  
1589 1589  **Bottommost level**
1590 1590  
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1593 1593  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.
1594 1594  1. Set the display settings (symbol and label size of the level dimensions) at //Properties//.
1595 1595  
1596 -1. Clicking //OK g//enerates and displays the storey-system in the project. The program places all stories on the //Stories// [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%).
1563 +1. Clicking //OK g//enerates and displays the storey-system in the project. The program places all stories on the //Stories// [[(% class="wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]](%%).
1597 1597  
1598 1598  |(((
1599 1599  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"]]
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1603 1603  
1604 1604  )))
1605 1605  
1606 -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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Select view**>>path:#Select_view_Chapter]](%%):
1573 +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 wikiinternallink wikiinternallink wikiinternallink" %)**Select view**>>path:#Select_view_Chapter]](%%):
1607 1607  
1608 1608  
1609 1609  
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1679 1679  original structure
1680 1680  )))
1681 1681  
1682 -=== Find ===
1649 += Find =
1683 1683  
1684 -“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]] .
1651 +“Find” can be used for finding structural and analytical elements with a given ID (A.1), some finite elements [[image:1584534397545-769.png]] , nodes [[image:1584534403377-203.png]] ,.blocks [[image:1584534408615-653.png]] , user defined filters [[image:1584534415549-709.png]] ., or global unique identifier (GUID) [[image:1584534422816-900.png]] .
1685 1685  
1686 1686  You can scroll down all the members of the current type.
1687 1687  
1688 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image070.png]]
1655 +[[image:1584534431535-112.png]]
1689 1689  
1690 1690  You can scroll down all the members of the current type.
1691 1691  
1692 -=== Reference plane ===
1659 += Reference plane =
1693 1693  
1694 1694  Reference plane is an auxiliary object, which allows User to align elements to it.
1695 1695  
1696 -Click the //Reference plane //icon [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image071.png]] in //Structure tab//.
1663 +Click the //Reference plane //icon [[image:1584534474482-681.png]] in //Structure tab//.
1697 1697  
1698 1698  You can type a //Description// for the //Reference plane// in the tool window or in the Default properties.
1699 1699  
1700 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image072.png]]
1667 +[[image:1584534481714-460.png]]
1701 1701  
1702 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image073.png]]
1669 +[[image:1584534487051-691.png]]
1703 1703  
1704 1704  //Reference plane// can be drawn in any plane. It is displayed by the region contours with the predefined description.
1705 1705  
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