Multiple Line Formats in ShapeSheet Object


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Multiple Line Formats in ShapeSheet Object

Postby R1dG » Tue, 23 Feb 2010 07:53:01 GMT

I'm new to shape sheets.  Trying to make an  object that contains multiple 
line formats.  Seems like the line format section pertains to all the 
geometry.  How to I have different line formats in one object?


Re: Multiple Line Formats in ShapeSheet Object

Postby Paul Herber » Tue, 23 Feb 2010 21:59:16 GMT

One shape can only contain one line format, ditto for fill format etc. To create multiple
formats you will need to create separate shapes with their particular formats and then
group the shapes.

The Annotation shape is a good example, it consists of two shapes, one part, the handle,
having line pattern 3 (dotted line) and the main body part having line pattern 1 (solid

Regards, Paul Herber, Sandrila Ltd. 
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