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by Beagle
Fri Nov 04, 2005 10:32 am
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: complain's
Replies: 6
Views: 7867

Hello Beagle, in HighDesign, the only way to move an object to a different layer is: 1. Select the object 2. Choose the new layer from the pop-up menu on the main window. That's it. No additional dialogs, buttons or "Are you sure" alerts. Now, is it possible that you chose the "Wood" layer while th...
by Beagle
Fri Nov 04, 2005 9:40 am
Forum: Wish List
Topic: scaling.
Replies: 2
Views: 4890

scaling.

The posibility to have or to have the posibilty to chooce other scaling factors like
2:1 or 5:1 or 10:1

cad. a bigger drawing for very small and little objects.
by Beagle
Tue Nov 01, 2005 10:22 am
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: complain's
Replies: 6
Views: 7867

complain's

hello Sorry for the bad english, but I will explain some thing. I hope that it is understandable. When I read this forum, I got the Idea that most of the users from HD are situated into the architectural sector and that most of them used "Autocad" I came from a different environment. CAD. miniature ...
by Beagle
Mon Oct 17, 2005 10:07 am
Forum: Wish List
Topic: wish list to 1.5
Replies: 1
Views: 4268

wish list to 1.5

Sheet-size. If you choose a "Sheet-size" it means, for me, that you want to make a drawing into the format of the sheet you have chosen. Is it not possible to limit then de workspace to that sheet size and also the rulers. So that you can not draw outside the limits of the paper size or out of the ...
by Beagle
Fri Oct 14, 2005 10:34 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: lines.
Replies: 0
Views: 3691

lines.

HI When you make technical drawings for engineering machines, most of the lines are straigt ones at 90° angles.(verticaly and horizontaly) One thing I would like to see is the ability to have a additional Icon for straight lines, vertically and horizontaly.( icon single line --> restricted and non- ...
by Beagle
Tue Oct 11, 2005 10:21 pm
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: strange behaviour. ??
Replies: 4
Views: 5804

Thanks for the advice.
Yes I had a lot to learn, as I just start to work with HD. 1.5 Std
and sorry for the questions.
by Beagle
Tue Oct 11, 2005 2:11 pm
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: strange behaviour. ??
Replies: 4
Views: 5804

Ok But I have set form the menu color by layer !!!! Each layer has is own unique color. On the drawing (The screen) I see the different colors, So I assumed that every line thake the color of the layer he is on. But all the lines where in the basic layer with their different color!!!!! , That is qui...
by Beagle
Tue Oct 11, 2005 2:05 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: grid & cross-hair
Replies: 2
Views: 4671

Yers I kinow that there is a snap to grid. I make very fine small tools. So I had to draw on very small lines, from 0,5 mm. on. I was used to a snap to grid on 0,5 mm. in vectorworks. Every line I draw was than alligned to the grid. No way to draw a line pe. 7.8 mm. long, it was always or 8mm. or 7....
by Beagle
Tue Oct 11, 2005 9:51 am
Forum: HighDesign User Forum
Topic: strange behaviour. ??
Replies: 4
Views: 5804

strange behaviour. ??

I just has created a drawing of a triple -expantion steam engine with layers. The whole drawing fits in a A4 page. It was originaly created in vectorworks exported to a DxF file en importeted in HD. The layers are : 1-basic, 2-Cylinder, 3-pistons, 4-Condens, 5- Pipes. When I select in the layer icon...
by Beagle
Mon Oct 10, 2005 9:16 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Pen Weights in context menu...
Replies: 1
Views: 4145

instead of displaying a number for the current pen weight on the Properties Bar, display the reel thickness.

Pe : " 0,28" --- and not "4"

and allow the customer to define his own line thikness.
by Beagle
Mon Oct 10, 2005 8:59 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: grid & cross-hair
Replies: 2
Views: 4671

grid & cross-hair

I Coming from Vectorworks to HD, I was missing some usefull options. What I like to see in a next update 1)is a snap to grid when drawing lines. and a second option to display a grid pe. snap to grid = 0,5 mm. on X and 0,5 mm. on Y But Display grid at 5mm. 2) A long cross-hair instead of the small-o...