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edited by Fredrik Lagerström
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edited by Fredrik Lagerström
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142 142  
143 143  The settings are valid for the current project, but they can be extended for later projects by saving them as default settings. //OK// closes the dialog and validates the settings for the current project. //Save as default// set the “selected” project settings available for next projects and new files.
144 144  
145 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **“Selected” means that //Save as default// works only for the branch belongs to the list/folder title selected by the cursor. For example, apply //Save as default// for “//Environment//” to save the //General//, the //Directories// and the //Cursor// settings as default, or select “//Settings//” and click //Save as default// to store all current settings as default values.
145 +|[[image:warning.png]]|(((
146 +“Selected” means that //Save as default// works only for the branch belongs to the list/folder title selected by the cursor. For example, apply //Save as default// for “//Environment//” to save the //General//, the //Directories// and the //Cursor// settings as default, or select “//Settings//” and click //Save as default// to store all current settings as default values.
146 146  
147 -The range of available settings depends on the currently opened[[ **Tabmenu**>>path:#_Tabmenus]]. For example, all setting are available at launched “//Structure//” tabmenu, but the settings are reduced with e.g. finite element (//Mesh//) settings in case of activated “//Analysis//” tabmenu.
148 +The range of available settings depends on the currently opened **Tabmenu**. For example, all setting are available at launched “//Structure//” tabmenu, but the settings are reduced with e.g. finite element (//Mesh//) settings in case of activated “//Analysis//” tabmenu.
148 148  
149 149  The program stores project and default settings in the //fem.ini// file can be found in the “//FEMData//” folder of the installed program.
150 150  
151 151  New program release can use the default settings of the previous release, if you keep them after the first running of the new release in a warning message dialog.
153 +)))
152 152  
153 -==== Environment ====
155 +== Environment ==
154 154  
155 -
156 156  //General// settings enable the user to adjust the main program settings affect on startup, system, rendering and display style.
157 157  
158 158  * **Check for update at start**
159 -
160 160  By default, the program informs the user if a new official release of the current FEM-Design version is available.
161 -
161 +
162 162  * **Check for upgrade at start**
163 -
164 164  It sends a message if a newer commercial FEM-Design version is released. In this case, the newer version can be downloaded, but it can be run only in demo mode till renewing the current license agreement (please contact your local distributor).
165 -
164 +
166 166  * **Auto load last drawing**
167 -
168 168  Checking this box opens the last project at program start-up.
169 -
167 +
170 170  * **Language**
171 -
172 172  By default, the user interface is displayed in the installation language. Ask your local distributor about the available languages in your country.
173 -
170 +
174 174  * **Timesave [min]**
175 -
176 -It defines the time period in minute for automatic project saving. Read more at [[**Data safety**.>>path:#Data_safety]]
177 -
172 +It defines the time period in minute for automatic project saving. Read more at **Data safety**.
173 +
178 178  * **Undo steps**
179 -
180 180  The number of executable undo steps can be set in the field. But do not forget, that there are some complex calculation processes (analysis, mesh preparing etc.) //Undo// does not work on.
181 -
176 +
182 182  * **Graphic engine**
183 -
184 184  The suitable graphic engine can be set here by choosing “DirectX” or “OpenGL” according to the video card.
185 -
186 186  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]](((
181 +|(% style="width:98px" %)[[image:light.png]]|(% style="width:1352px" %)(((
182 +For more information about the graphic engine read the Remarks.
183 +)))
187 187  
188 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image004.jpg]]
185 + 
189 189  
190 -**//[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image005.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] //**For more information about the graphic engine read the Remarks.
187 +|(% style="width:99px" %)[[image:warning.png]]|(% style="width:1351px" %)(((
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.
191 191  
192 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **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.
193 -
194 194  “//Safe mode//” is developed to protect the program from possible video drive crashes. If no graphic problem is detected with the current driver, uncheck this box to take the full advantage of the new powerful graphic engine and to reach the maximum rendering speed.
195 -
191 +)))
192 +)))
196 196  * **Enable Win8/Win7/Vista style**
197 197  
198 198  By default, the user interface is developed in the height of Microsoft Windows 8, 7 and Vista fashion. Unchecking the box a simpler interface will be available after restarting the program.
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224 224  ==== Drawing ====
225 225  
226 226  
227 -//Title// dialog allows the user to specify the content of drawing title block (//Draw > //[[**Title information table**>>path:#Title_info_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 [[**Field**>>path:#Field]]**// //**tool (//Draw// menu).
224 +//Title// dialog allows the user to specify the content of drawing title block (//Draw > //[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Title information table**>>path:#Title_info_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).
228 228  
229 229  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image007.png||alt="Title information table.png"]] [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image008.png||alt="titleinfotable.png"]]
230 230  
231 231  Figure: Title information table
232 232  
233 -//Scale// has effect in displaying texts, line types and wall hatches in graphic windows. Of course, [[**printing scale**>>path:#_Printing]] can be set independently from drawing scale.
230 +//Scale// has effect in displaying texts, line types and wall hatches in graphic windows. Of course, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**printing scale**>>path:#_Printing]](%%) can be set independently from drawing scale.
234 234  
235 -//Param// settings allow the user to specify the default initial settings for drawing (//Draw// menu commands) in the current or later projects (//Save as default//). Line type, pen width and drawing color can be edited independently from the default values with the [[**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]] tools “//Current style//”, “//Current layer//” and “//Current color//”.
232 +//Param// settings allow the user to specify the default initial settings for drawing (//Draw// menu commands) in the current or later projects (//Save as default//). Line type, pen width and drawing color can be edited independently from the default values with the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]](%%) tools “//Current style//”, “//Current layer//” and “//Current color//”.
236 236  
237 237  //Text// settings enable the user to set the default font style and sizes for general text items.
238 238  
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260 260  
261 261  **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image005.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **//Script// solves the character problems of different languages. For example character “**ő**” appears as “**õ**” in “//Western//”, but as correct “**ő**” in “//Central European//” script.
262 262  
263 - //Size// is defined in real values (mm), so text size varies on drawings by modifying its //Scale//.
260 + //Size// is defined in real values (mm), so text size varies on drawings by modifying its //Scale//.
264 264  
265 265   The //Width// factor 1.0 refers to the normal character width, so factor smaller/greater than 1.0 results a condensed/extended text.
266 266  
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282 282  
283 283  * **“Rigid” values**
284 284  
285 -The default value of “infinite rigidity” can be set for [[**supports**>>path:#_Supports]], [[**connections**>>path:#_Connection_Objects]] and [[**fictitious bars**>>path:#_Fictitious_Bar]]**// //**by types.
282 +The default value of “infinite rigidity” can be set for [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**supports**>>path:#_Supports]](%%), [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**connections**>>path:#_Connection_Objects]](%%) and [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**fictitious bars**>>path:#_Fictitious_Bar]](%%)**// //**by types.
286 286  
287 287  * **Mesh**
288 288  
289 -Mesh and peak smoothing settings of [[**automatic finite element mesh generation**.>>path:#_Mesh_Generation]]
286 +Mesh and peak smoothing settings of [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**automatic finite element mesh generation**.>>path:#_Mesh_Generation]]
290 290  
291 -Perform gives additional features to [[**data safety**.>>path:#Data_safety]]
288 +Perform gives additional features to [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**data safety**.>>path:#Data_safety]]
292 292  
293 293  * **Analysis**
294 294  
295 -In //Analysis// you can decide the way of [[**//Automatic save//**>>path:#Rules_of_time_save]], in //Find identical copies before calculation for// you can// //set if the program should check the identical copies of structural elements and/or loads and in //Warnings //it can be checked if the program should warn about using non-linear elements in a linear calculation.
292 +In //Analysis// you can decide the way of [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**//Automatic save//**>>path:#Rules_of_time_save]](%%), in //Find identical copies before calculation for// you can// //set if the program should check the identical copies of structural elements and/or loads and in //Warnings //it can be checked if the program should warn about using non-linear elements in a linear calculation.
296 296  
297 297  
298 298  * **Result**
299 299  
300 -//Options// define the calculation sections of bars and affect on [[**detailed results**>>path:#_Detailed_Bar_Result]] of bars.
297 +//Options// define the calculation sections of bars and affect on [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**detailed results**>>path:#_Detailed_Bar_Result]](%%) of bars.
301 301  
302 302  
303 303  ==== Display ====
304 304  
305 305  
306 -The current and default display settings of the drawing elements, numbers, [[**structural objects**>>path:#_Structure_Definition]], [[**loads**>>path:#_Loads]] and [[**finite elements/mesh**>>path:#_Finite_Element_Mesh]] can be set here.
303 +The current and default display settings of the drawing elements, numbers, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**structural objects**>>path:#_Structure_Definition]](%%), [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**loads**>>path:#_Loads]](%%) and [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**finite elements/mesh**>>path:#_Finite_Element_Mesh]](%%) can be set here.
307 307  
308 308  Displaying structural and analytical element ID’s is separated in order to avoid duplicate labels on the screen. The required ID can be set by Bar and Shell elements in Display settings dialog.
309 309  
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314 314  ==== Window ====
315 315  
316 316  
317 -//Co-ordinate systems// include the display settings of the //Global// and the //User-defined// (//UCS//) [[**co-ordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]] 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.
314 +//Co-ordinate systems// include the display settings of the //Global// and the //User-defined// (//UCS//) [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**co-ordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]](%%) 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.
318 318  
319 -//Grid// defines the distribution settings of the visible [[**Construction grid**.>>path:#_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.
316 +//Grid// defines the distribution settings of the visible [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Construction grid**.>>path:#_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.
320 320  
321 -All default settings of [[**Object Snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]] are grouped in //Snap// dialog.
318 +All default settings of [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Object Snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]](%%) are grouped in //Snap// dialog.
322 322  
323 323  In different windows different //scales// can be defined, which is especially useful in documentation module. By choosing an appropriate scale factor the displayed labels are easy to read. In another window the parameters can be decreased to highlight another result.
324 324  
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380 380  
381 381  
382 382  |Type|**Command**|**Property and Display Settings**
383 -|Point|Draw > [[**Point**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Drawing > Param//, “//Current layer//”
384 -|Line|Draw > [[**Line**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
380 +|Point|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Point**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Drawing > Param//, “//Current layer//”
381 +|Line|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Line**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
385 385  | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
386 -|Rectangle|Draw > [[**Rectangle**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
383 +|Rectangle|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Rectangle**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
387 387  | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
388 -|Arc|Draw > [[**Arc**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
385 +|Arc|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Arc**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
389 389  | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
390 -|Circle|[[image:image-20200318111506-5.png]] Draw > [[**Circle**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
391 -|Region|Draw > [[**Region**>>path:#Region_table]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
387 +|Circle|[[image:image-20200318111506-5.png]] Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Circle**>>path:#_Draw_Menu_Commands]]|“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
388 +|Region|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Region**>>path:#Region_table]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
392 392  | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
393 -|Solid|Draw > [[**Solid**>>path:#Solid_table]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
390 +|Solid|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Solid**>>path:#Solid_table]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//,
394 394  | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”
395 -|Text|Draw > [[**Text**>>path:#Text_table]]|//Text //tool// > Default settings//,
396 -|Field|[[image:image-20200318111506-9.png]] Draw > [[**Field**>>path:#Field]]|//Field //tool// > Default settings//
397 -|Dimension|Draw > [[**Dimension**>>path:#Dimension_table]]|//Dimension// tool //> Default settings//, “//Current style//”
392 +|Text|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Text**>>path:#Text_table]]|//Text //tool// > Default settings//,
393 +|Field|[[image:image-20200318111506-9.png]] Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Field**>>path:#Field]]|//Field //tool// > Default settings//
394 +|Dimension|Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Dimension**>>path:#Dimension_table]]|//Dimension// tool //> Default settings//, “//Current style//”
398 398  |Title information table|(((
399 -Draw > [[**Title information table**>>path:#Title_info_table]]
396 +Draw > [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Title information table**>>path:#Title_info_table]]
400 400  
401 401  
402 402  
403 403  )))|(((
404 -//Text //tool// > Default settings//, “//Current style//”,
401 +//Text //tool// > Default settings//, “//Current style//”,
405 405  
406 406  //Settings > Title//, “//Current layer//” (! Object layer)
407 407  
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408 408  
409 409  )))
410 410  
411 -
412 412  Table: Drawing elements
413 413  
414 414  
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417 417  
418 418  
419 419  |Type|**Command**|**Property and Display Settings**
420 -|Axis|, [[image:image-20200318111506-12.png]] [[**Axis**>>path:#_Axis]]|//Axis //tool// > Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
421 -|Storey|, [[ **Storey**>>path:#_Storey]]|//Storey //tool// > Default settings//
422 -|Soil|, [[**Soil**>>path:#_Soil]]|(% rowspan="2" %)(((
423 -//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Soil //tool// > Default//
416 +|Axis|, [[image:image-20200318111506-12.png]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Axis**>>path:#_Axis]]|//Axis //tool// > Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
417 +|Storey|, [[ (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Storey**>>path:#_Storey]]|//Storey //tool// > Default settings//
418 +|Soil|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Soil**>>path:#_Soil]]|(% rowspan="2" %)(((
419 +//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Soil //tool// > Default//
424 424  
425 425  //settings//
426 426  )))
427 427  | |
428 -|Borehole|, [[image:image-20200318111506-18.png]] **// //**[[**Borehole**>>path:#_Borehole]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Borehole //tool// > Default//
424 +|Borehole|, [[image:image-20200318111506-18.png]] **// //**[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Borehole**>>path:#_Borehole]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Borehole //tool// > Default//
429 429  | | |//settings//
430 -|Isolated|, **// //**[[**Isolated foundation**>>path:#_Isolated_foundation]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Isolated foundation //
431 -|foundation| |tool// > Default settings//
432 -|Wall|, [[**Wall foundation**>>path:#_Wall_foundation]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Wall foundation //
433 -|foundation| |tool// > Default settings//
434 -|Foundation|, [[**Foundation slab**>>path:#_Foundation_slab]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Foundation slab //
435 -|slab| |tool// > Default settings//
436 -|Beam|, [[ **Beam**>>path:#_Beam]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//
426 +|Isolated|, **// //**[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Isolated foundation**>>path:#_Isolated_foundation]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Isolated foundation //
427 +|foundation| |tool// > Default settings//
428 +|Wall|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Wall foundation**>>path:#_Wall_foundation]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Wall foundation //
429 +|foundation| |tool// > Default settings//
430 +|Foundation|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Foundation slab**>>path:#_Foundation_slab]]|//Settings > Display >Soil and foundation, Foundation slab //
431 +|slab| |tool// > Default settings//
432 +|Beam|, [[ (% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Beam**>>path:#_Beam]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//
437 437  | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”, //Beam //tool //> Default settings//
438 -|Column|, [[**Column**>>path:#_Column]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//,
434 +|Column|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Column**>>path:#_Column]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//,
439 439  | | |“//Current layer//”, //Column //tool //> Default settings//
440 -|Intermediate|[[image:image-20200318111506-29.png]] ,[[image:image-20200318111506-30.png]] [[**Intermediate section**>>path:#_Intermediate_section]]|//Intermediate section// tool > //Default settings Drawing elements//
436 +|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//
441 441  |section| |and //Bar//
442 -|Apex|, [[**Apex**>>path:#_Apex]]|//Apex //tool > //Default settings//
438 +|Apex|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Apex**>>path:#_Apex]]|//Apex //tool > //Default settings//
443 443  
444 444  
445 -
446 -|Corbel|, [[**Corbel**>>path:#_Corbel]]|(((
441 +|Corbel|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Corbel**>>path:#_Corbel]]|(((
447 447  //Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//
448 448  
449 449  //Corbel tool > Default settings//
450 450  )))
451 -|Truss member|, [[**Truss member**>>path:#_Truss_Member]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//,
446 +|Truss member|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Truss member**>>path:#_Truss_Member]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Bar//,
452 452  | | |“//Current style//”, “//Current layer//”, //Truss member //tool //> Default settings//
453 -|Plate|[[image:image-20200318111507-37.png]] , [[**Plate**>>path:#_Plate]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
448 +|Plate|[[image:image-20200318111507-37.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Plate**>>path:#_Plate]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
454 454  | | |“//Current layer//”, //Plate //tool //> Default settings//
455 -|Wall|, [[image:image-20200318111507-40.png]] [[**Wall**>>path:#_Wall]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
450 +|Wall|, [[image:image-20200318111507-40.png]] [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Wall**>>path:#_Wall]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
456 456  | | |“//Current layer//”, //Wall //tool //> Default settings//
457 -|Profiled panel|, [[**Profiled panel**>>path:#_Profiled_panel]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
452 +|Profiled panel|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Profiled panel**>>path:#_Profiled_panel]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
458 458  | | |“//Current layer//”, //Profiled panel //tool //> Default settings//
459 -|Timber panel|[[image:image-20200318111507-43.png]] , [[**Timber panel**>>path:#_Timber_Panel]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
454 +|Timber panel|[[image:image-20200318111507-43.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Timber panel**>>path:#_Timber_Panel]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Shell//,
460 460  | | |//Timber panel //tool //> Default settings//
461 461  |Support|, ,|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Support//,
462 -| |[[**Supports**>>path:#_Supports_and_Connections]]|//Settings > FEM > “Rigid” values//, Support// //tools //> Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
463 -|Connection|, [[image:image-20200318111507-48.png]] , [[**Connections**>>path:#_Connection_Objects]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Connections//,
457 +| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Supports**>>path:#_Supports_and_Connections]]|//Settings > FEM > “Rigid” values//, Support// //tools //> Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
458 +|Connection|, [[image:image-20200318111507-48.png]] , [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Connections**>>path:#_Connection_Objects]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements// and //Connections//,
464 464  | | |//Settings > FEM > “Rigid” values//, Connection// //tools //> Default settings//, “//Current layer//”
465 -|Fictitious bar|, , [[**Fictitious bar**>>path:#_Fictitious_Bar]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current layer//”
460 +|Fictitious bar|, , [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Fictitious bar**>>path:#_Fictitious_Bar]]|//Settings > Display > Drawing elements//, “//Current layer//”
466 466  | | |//Settings > FEM > “Rigid” values//, //Fictitious bar //tool //> Default settings//
467 -|Fictitious shell|, ,** **[[**Fictitious shell**>>path:#_Fictitious_shell]]|
462 +|Fictitious shell|, ,** **[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Fictitious shell**>>path:#_Fictitious_shell]]|
468 468  |Load|, [[image:image-20200318111507-54.png]] ,|//Settings > Display > Load//, “//Current layer//”,
469 -| |[[**Loads**>>path:#_Loads]]|Load tools //> Default settings//,
470 -|Finite element|, [[**Finite element tools**>>path:#_Finite_Element_Mesh]]|//Settings > Display > Mesh//, “//Current layer//”,
464 +| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Loads**>>path:#_Loads]]|Load tools //> Default settings//,
465 +|Finite element|, [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Finite element tools**>>path:#_Finite_Element_Mesh]]|//Settings > Display > Mesh//, “//Current layer//”,
471 471  | | |//Settings > FEM > Mesh //and //Calculation//
472 472  |RC bar|,|//Settings > Display > Design//, //“Current layer”//,
473 -| |[[**Auto design**>>path:#_RC_Design]]**// //**and [[**Manual design**>>path:#_RC_Design]]|//Auto design// and //Manual design// tools //> Default settings//
468 +| |[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Auto design**>>path:#_RC_Design]](%%)**// //**and [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Manual design**>>path:#_RC_Design]]|//Auto design// and //Manual design// tools //> Default settings//
474 474  |Steel bar|, ,|“//Current layer//”
475 -|stiffener|[[**Steel bar stiffener**>>path:#_Initial_Calculation_and]]|
470 +|stiffener|[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Steel bar stiffener**>>path:#_Initial_Calculation_and]]|
476 476  
477 477  Table: Objects
478 478  
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482 482  
483 483  The FEM-Design
484 484  
485 -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 [[**Current layer**>>path:#Current_layer]] button.
480 +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.
486 486  
487 487  ==== Layer Types ====
488 488  
489 489  
490 -Regarding the [[**element types**>>path:#_Element_Types]] there are two main layer types: “//Drawing//” and “//Objects//”.
485 +Regarding the [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**element types**>>path:#_Element_Types]](%%) there are two main layer types: “//Drawing//” and “//Objects//”.
491 491  
492 492  
493 493  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image002.png]]
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494 494  
495 495  Figure: “Drawing” and “Objects” layers
496 496  
497 -“**//Drawing//**” layer contains all drawing elements defined by the //Draw// menu commands or generated from [[**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 [[**Dimension**>>path:#_Dimension]] command (//Draw// menu). ”//Drawing” Layers// can be excluded from the [[**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]] by dechecking the „//No snap//” option in the Sn column.
492 +“**//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.
498 498  
499 499  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image003.png]]
500 500  
501 501  Figure: „No snap” option
502 502  
503 -“**//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 [[**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]] by checking the „//No snap//” option.
498 +“**//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.
504 504  
505 505  
506 506  ==== Layer Status ====
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543 543  
544 544  **[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image008.wmz||alt="MCj02990090000%5b1%5d"]] **Color can be modified by elements with
545 545  
546 -// //[[**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
541 +// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
547 547  )))|(((
548 548  Drawing, Objects
549 549  
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560 560  
561 561  **[[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
562 562  
563 -// //[[**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
558 +// //[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Edit > Change appearance**>>path:#_Change_appearance]]
564 564  )))|(((
565 565  Drawing, Objects
566 566  
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708 708  
709 709  Table: Co-ordinate systems
710 710  
711 -//User-defined co-ordinate system// (//UCS//) is developed in order to easily define coordinates and directions in a 2D user-defined [[**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]].
706 +//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]](%%).
712 712  
713 713  
714 714  
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715 715  === Point Definition with Co-ordinates ===
716 716  
717 717  
718 -Points can be defined with their co-ordinates in [[**Descartes**>>path:#_Descartes_Orthogonal_Co-ordinate]] or [[**Cylindrical co-ordinate systems**>>path:#_Cylindrical_Co-ordinate_System]].
713 +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]](%%).
719 719  
720 720  [[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"]]
721 721  
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722 722  Figure: Co-ordinate system types for point definition
723 723  
724 724  
725 -Point co-ordinates can be defined in various unit types available at [[**Settings > Units**>>path:#Units_dialog]] (//Length// and //Angle//).
720 +Point co-ordinates can be defined in various unit types available at [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Settings > Units**>>path:#Units_dialog]](%%) (//Length// and //Angle//).
726 726  
727 -The crosshair cursor position can be displayed on the [[**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//.
722 +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//.
728 728  
729 729  ==== Descartes Orthogonal Co-ordinate System ====
730 730  
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741 741  ==== Co-ordinate Definition Modes ====
742 742  
743 743  
744 -Point co-ordinates can be defined by typing them in the //Command line// or the**// //**//Co-ordinate box// of the [[**Status Bar**,>>path:#_Status_Bar]] or just by mouse-clicking combined with the [[**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]] in the drawing area or in special points.
739 +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.
745 745  
746 746  ==== Absolute co-ordinate definition ====
747 747  
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817 817  )))
818 818  |Co-ordinate box|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image029.png||alt="COORD- 3D Des-Model.png"]]|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image030.png||alt="COORD- 3D Des-UCS.png"]]|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image031.png||alt="COORD- 3D Cyl-Model.png"]]|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image032.png||alt="COORD- 3D Cyl-UCS.png"]]
819 819  
820 -
821 821  Table: Absolute co-ordinate definition modes
822 822  
823 823  
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828 828  * Decimal point has to be defined as “. ” and not “,”.
829 829  * If you do not give Z value in the 3D modules, its value will be automatically zero.
830 830  
831 -
832 832  ==== Relative co-ordinate definition ====
833 833  
834 834  
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898 898  
899 899  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:
900 900  
901 -1. Leave the cursor above the required point found by one of the [[**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]], which you would like to define the distance from.
894 +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.
902 902  1. Click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image039.png||alt="icon_F12"]] function key.
903 903  1. Set the distance co-ordinates in the //Co-ordinate dialog// according to a selected co-ordinate system.
904 904  
905 -
906 906  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image040.png||alt="relativeB.png"]]
907 907  
908 908  Figure: Column definition with the distance from a slab corner or from a beam endpoint (Relative (B) way)
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911 911  
912 912  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:
913 913  
914 -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"]] [[**“Nearest” Object snap tool**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]]**// //**helps you to find the line/edge.
906 +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.
915 915  1. Click [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image041.png||alt="icon_F11"]] function key.
916 916  1. Set the distance (d) from the closer end-point you left the cursor in the appeared dialog box.
917 917  
918 -
919 919  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image043.png||alt="relativeC.png"]]
920 920  
921 921  Figure: Column definition on a beam by using the Relative (C) definition mode
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932 932  
933 933  The default working plane
934 934  
935 -The default working plane – where the points and coordinates are defined – is the following by different [[**FEM-Design modules**.>>path:#_FEM-Design_Modules]]
926 +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]]
936 936  
937 937  |**[[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"]]**
938 -|(% colspan="2" %)Design modules|[[**Section Editor**>>path:#_Section_Editor]]
929 +|(% colspan="2" %)Design modules|[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Section Editor**>>path:#_Section_Editor]]
939 939  |Global XY plane|Global XY plane|Global YZ plane
940 940  |(% colspan="2" %)Gravity direction|
941 941  |Global Z direction|Global Y direction|
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942 942  
943 943  Table: The default working plane by FEM-Design Modules
944 944  
945 -As the [[**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.
936 +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.
946 946  
947 947  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image010.png||alt="ucscommand"]]
948 948  
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950 950  
951 951  
952 952  |UCS definition tools|**Function**|**Note**
953 -|[[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**// //**[[**axis**>>path:#_Axis]]|Available only in the 3D modules
954 -|[[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[[ **storey**>>path:#_Storey]]|Available only in the 3D modules
944 +|[[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
945 +|[[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
955 955  |[[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
956 956  |[[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
957 957  |[[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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980 980  
981 981  Figure: Correct model (plane) definition of a 2D frame done in the 3D Frame module
982 982  
983 -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 [[**hole in a** **structural element**>>path:#_Hole]] or a [[**load**>>url:file://officesrv/strushare/Ricsi/new%20features/Holes#_]].
974 +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#_]].
984 984  
985 985  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image023.png||alt="workingplane_hole"]]
986 986  
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990 990  === Grid Systems ===
991 991  
992 992  
993 -The program offers a number of aid tools finding specific points and directions while drawing and editing. These are the //Grid system// and the [[**Object snap tools**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]].
984 +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]](%%).
994 994  
995 995  Two grid systems are available in the program: //Construction grid// and //Snap grid//.
996 996  
997 997  ==== Construction grid ====
998 998  
999 -By default, //Construction grid// is the grid visible in the [[**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.
990 +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.
1000 1000  
1001 1001  [[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"]]
1002 1002  
1003 1003  Figure: Construction grid and its settings
1004 1004  
1005 -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"]] [[**“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 [[**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]] axis directions, so you can rotate the grid together with the //UCS//.
996 +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//.
1006 1006  
1007 1007  ==== Snap grid ====
1008 1008  
1009 -Although //Snap grid// is an invisible grid, you can join to its raster points permanently ([[**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.
1000 +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.
1010 1010  
1011 1011  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image028.png||alt="Snap grid and its settings.png"]]
1012 1012  
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1027 1027  === Object Snap Tools ===
1028 1028  
1029 1029  
1030 -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 [[**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.
1021 +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.
1031 1031  
1032 1032  |(% colspan="2" %)Object snap tool|**Function**|**Hotkey**|**Example**
1033 1033  |(((
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1077 1077  **[[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//.
1078 1078  
1079 1079  
1080 -User can exclude entire Drawing layers from the snapping on its objects. For more information see [[**„No snap” option**>>path:#No_snap_option]].
1071 +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]](%%).
1081 1081  
1082 1082  
1083 1083  
1084 -=== Input Devices                                                                                                          ===
1075 +=== Input Devices                                                                                                         ===
1085 1085  
1086 1086  
1087 1087  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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1092 1092  
1093 1093  From the above displayed buttons, the following ones have special functionalities during drawing/editing:
1094 1094  
1095 -[[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 [[**Object snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]] functions.
1086 +[[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.
1096 1096  
1097 -[[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 ([[**Relative (C)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeC]]).
1088 +[[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]](%%)).
1098 1098  
1099 -[[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 ([[**Relative (B)**>>path:#Point_definition_RelativeB]]).
1090 +[[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]](%%)).
1100 1100  
1101 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image063.png||alt="icon_insert"]] Moves [[**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]] to the position of the crosshair cursor.
1092 +[[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.
1102 1102  
1103 -[[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 [[**Global co-ordinate system**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]] position (original state).
1094 +[[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).
1104 1104  
1105 1105  [[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).
1106 1106  
1107 1107  For pressing 2^^nd^^ Esc the active tool palette closes.
1108 1108  
1109 -[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image066.png||alt="icon_pgup"]] Opens the properties dialog ([[**Default settings**>>path:#_Tool_Palette_and]]) of the current command.
1100 +[[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.
1110 1110  
1111 1111  [[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.
1112 1112  
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1114 1114  
1115 1115  [[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.
1116 1116  
1117 -Some commands can be accessed by hotkeys. See those commands in the [[**Menu bar**>>path:#_Menu_Bar]] or in the [[**Toolbars**>>path:#_Toolbars]].
1108 +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]](%%).
1118 1118  
1119 1119  === Selections ===
1120 1120  
1121 1121  **Mouse and keyboard selection**
1122 1122  
1123 -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 [[**Command line**>>path:#Command_line]].
1114 +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]](%%).
1124 1124  
1125 1125  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image070.png||alt="figure_selection modes"]]
1126 1126  
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1135 1135  * that are fully in the defined rectangular area                       →     the end corner of the box is on the right from the start one,
1136 1136  * that are fully or partly (intersected) in the defined area   →     the end corner of the box is on the left from the start one.
1137 1137  
1138 -
1139 1139  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image072.png||alt="selection1.png"]]
1140 1140  
1141 1141  Figure: Box selection modes
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1165 1165  
1166 1166  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image079.jpg]]
1167 1167  
1168 -1.
1158 +1.
1169 1169  11. By ‘right-to-left’ selection (all intersected objects get selected) the colour of the selection box is green.
1170 1170  
1171 1171  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image080.jpg]]
1172 1172  
1173 -1.
1163 +1.
1174 1174  11. By area selection (e.g. to print the selected area) the colour of the selection box is grey.
1175 1175  
1176 1176  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image081.jpg]]
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1181 1181  * 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.
1182 1182  
1183 1183  
1184 -
1185 1185  **Filter selection**
1186 1186  
1187 1187  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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1210 1210  
1211 1211  The program offers
1212 1212  
1213 -The program offers tools for defining special points and directions while drawing and editing. You can reach them from the [[**Status bar**>>path:#_Status_Bar]].
1202 +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]](%%).
1214 1214  
1215 1215  |(% colspan="2" %)Object snap tool|**Function**|(% colspan="2" %)**Example**
1216 1216  |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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1272 1272  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image014.png||alt="figure_tangentPOINT"]]
1273 1273  )))
1274 1274  
1275 -
1276 1276  Table: Point and direction editors
1277 1277  
1278 1278  
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1290 1290  
1291 1291  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.
1292 1292  
1293 -**[[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 [[**Settings > All > Environment > General > Graphic engine**.>>path:#_Environment]]
1281 +**[[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]]
1294 1294  
1295 1295  ==== Pan ====
1296 1296  
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1321 1321  |Zoom enlarge|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image024.png||alt="icon_EnlargeVIEW"]]|Zooms in to the 133% of the actual size
1322 1322  |Zoom reduce|[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image025.png||alt="icon_ReduceVIEW"]]|Zooms out to the 75% of the actual size
1323 1323  
1324 -
1325 1325  Table: Zooming tools
1326 1326  
1327 1327  ==== Orbit ====
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1336 1336  
1337 1337  Figure: Temporary Orbit
1338 1338  
1339 -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 [[**Object Snap**>>path:#_Object_Snap_Tools]] tool, or outside //Wireframe// view mode, also the closest surface point to the cursor.
1326 +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.
1340 1340  
1341 1341  
1342 1342  |(((
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1349 1349  
1350 1350  
1351 1351  
1352 -
1353 1353  Rotation view can be set in a dialog box too with the command //3D Rotation //(//View //menu).
1354 1354  
1355 1355  
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1369 1369  **2D Views**
1370 1370  )))
1371 1371  
1372 - [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.png||alt="Rotation by dialog box.png"]]
1358 + [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image035.png||alt="Rotation by dialog box.png"]]
1373 1373  
1374 1374  
1375 1375  Figure: Rotation by dialog box
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1391 1391  
1392 1392  )))
1393 1393  
1394 -
1395 1395  **Built-in views**
1396 1396  
1397 1397  
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1430 1430  
1431 1431  **User Co-ordinate System**
1432 1432  
1433 -The section/view plane is set to the X-Y plane of the [[**UCS**>>path:#_Co-ordinate_Systems]]. The view direction is always the opposite of the Z axis of the //UCS//.
1418 +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//.
1434 1434  
1435 1435  **Dialog**
1436 1436  
1437 -With this tool, you can define the position of the section/view plane in a dialog box. At //3D View//, //Dialog// opens [[**3D Rotation**>>path:#threeD_rotation_dialog]].
1422 +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]](%%).
1438 1438  
1439 1439  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image048.png||alt="figure_viewdialogsVIEW"]]
1440 1440  
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1500 1500  
1501 1501  **Display thickness**
1502 1502  
1503 - [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image012.png]] is a quick tool developed to real-time display or hide 3D solid representation of structural objects (//Plate//, //Wall// etc.). It’s a switch that can be turned on/off 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_image013.png||alt="icon_D key"]] .
1488 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image012.png]] is a quick tool developed to real-time display or hide 3D solid representation of structural objects (//Plate//, //Wall// etc.). It’s a switch that can be turned on/off 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_image013.png||alt="icon_D key"]] .
1504 1504  
1505 1505  | |**ON**|**OFF**
1506 1506  |Beam, Column and Truss member|3D solid|Reference line
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1543 1543  
1544 1544  **[[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//** (!).
1545 1545  
1546 -At solid ([[**Display thickness**>>path:#display_thickness_chapter]]**// //**switch is on) and [[**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.
1531 +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.
1547 1547  
1548 1548  [[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"]]
1549 1549  
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1567 1567  
1568 1568  
1569 1569  
1570 --                            [[**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1555 +-                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1571 1571  
1572 1572  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image032.png||alt="axis2.png"]]
1573 1573  
1574 1574  Figure: Working plane defined on an axis by UCS
1575 1575  
1576 --                            **View planes (**[[**2D View and 3D View**>>path:#_Views]]** commands)**
1561 +-                            **View planes (**[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**2D View and 3D View**>>path:#_Views]](%%)** commands)**
1577 1577  
1578 --                            **Project planes (used in the **[[**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]]**)**
1563 +-                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1579 1579  
1580 1580  [[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.
1581 1581  
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1583 1583  
1584 1584  **Definition steps**
1585 1585  
1586 -1. Set the required horizontal [[**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]] (UCS), where you would like to place axis/axes.
1571 +1. Set the required horizontal [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]](%%) (UCS), where you would like to place axis/axes.
1587 1587  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.
1588 1588  
1589 1589  Constant spacing:
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1612 1612  
1613 1613  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.
1614 1614  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//.
1615 -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// [[**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]].
1600 +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]](%%).
1616 1616  
1617 1617  Optional steps:
1618 1618  
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1623 1623  
1624 1624  //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:
1625 1625  
1626 --                            [[**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1611 +-                            [[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**Working plane**>>path:#_Working_Plane]]
1627 1627  
1628 1628  [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image046.png||alt="storey1.png"]]
1629 1629  
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1630 1630  Figure: Working plane defined on a storey by UCS
1631 1631  
1632 1632  
1633 --                            **Project planes (used in the **[[**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]]**)**
1618 +-                            **Project planes (used in the **[[(% class="wikiinternallink" %)**model transfer between the FEM-Design modules**>>path:#_Model_Exchange_between]](%%)**)**
1634 1634  
1635 1635  [[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.
1636 1636  
1637 1637  New storey or storey-system can be defined with the [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image048.png||alt="icon_Storey"]] //Storey// 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 stories can be defined manually in the //Storey// dialog box.
1638 1638  
1639 - [[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image049.png]]
1624 +[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image049.png]]
1640 1640  
1641 1641  Figure: Storey dialog box
1642 1642  
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1644 1644  
1645 1645  1. Set the //Horizontal size of the building//. This rectangular size will be the floor plane size of the storey object.
1646 1646  
1647 -**[[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 [[**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]]**// //**calculation.
1632 +**[[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.
1648 1648  
1649 1649  1. Set the height of the //Ground level //and //Bottommost level//.
1650 1650  
1651 -**[[image:file:///C:/Users/Fredrik/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image050.wmz||alt="MCj04113200000%5b1%5d"]] **//Ground level// also effect to the [[**automatic wind load**>>path:#_Wind_Load_(Automatic)]]**// //**calculation, because the load values depend on the distance from the foundation level.
1636 +**[[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.
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1653 1653  **Bottommost level**
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1657 1657  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.
1658 1658  1. Set the display settings (symbol and label size of the level dimensions) at //Properties//.
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1645 +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]](%%).
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1661 -1. Clicking //OK g//enerates and displays the storey-system in the project. The program places all stories on the //Stories// [[**object layer**>>path:#_Layer_Types]].
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1664 -
1665 1665  |(((
1666 1666  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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1670 1670  
1671 1671  )))
1672 1672  
1673 -Creating a storey-system automatically generates view planes by stories. Fast navigation among those storeys can be done with the keyboard or by using [[**Select view**>>path:#Select_view_Chapter]]:
1656 +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]](%%):
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1726 1726  |(((
1727 1727  Original storey system,
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1755 1755  === Find ===
1756 1756  
1757 1757  “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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