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#TechTipTuesday-- V15 Detailing Enhancements

Posted by John McCullough on Tue, Aug 22, 2017

This week's Tech Tip video features the KeyCreator 2017 V15 enhancements and performance improvements related to dimensions, drawing views, and drawing layouts. 

 

 

 

 

Video Transcript: 

New Dimension Extension

  • While placing a dimension, you may discover it will not fit.
  • Using Context Menu, edit the dimension to turn on extension
  • #1 Check on "Text Extension"
  • #2 set "Auto Center" Text flips around as your cursor navigates around placement quadrant

Enhanced Section View

  • Text set from Detail Settings
  • Set your most commonly used text/size as default for Section View text

Improved performance of Dynamic Instance Resizing.

  • Entire model is displayed for easier panning & resizing
  • Updated once & not constantly during dynamic resizing

Significantly Improved Instance updating, especially when many instances or many layouts are used!

  • New level & geometry added
  • Instances will only reprocess when an instance level is modified
  • Side by side example of opening each layout.
  • No instance contains new level & geometry.
  • No reprocessing required!
  • Toggling between versions to next layout
  • Keycreator V15.0 completes task faster than previous versions

 

 

For more information visit kubotek3d.com or call 800-372-3872 Option 2

 

  

 

Topics: CAD, KeyCreator, #TechTipTuesday, Detailing