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Thursday, March 03, 2005

Quick Tip - Dual Dimension Formatting (Updated!)

Ever wish you could remember the Dual Dimension Format settings?

  • To ensure that your primary dimension string was displayed above the dimension line.
  • To Add an alternate dimension string below the line.
  • and ensure that the line between them remained unbroken?
  • Like this? (See Graphic Below)

  1. Enable "Alt Dimensions" [DIMALT] = "ON"
  2. Add \X as a Primary Units Suffix value [DIMPOST] = "\X"
  3. Ensure Vertical Placement is "Above" [DIMTAD] = 1
  4. Like This: (See Graphic Below)

Hope that helps!