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Orient Annotation PropertyManager

You can change the view orientation of 3D annotations. When you change the view orientation, you can also change the annotation view to which the annotation belongs.

To change the view orientation of 3D annotations:

  1. Right-click a 3D annotation and select Change Annotation View > By Selection.
  2. In the graphics area, select a plane or planar face to define the new orientation.
  3. In the PropertyManager, select Change orientation view to move the annotation to the orientation view that corresponds with the new orientation.
  4. Click PM_OK.gif.

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