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Replace Entity PropertyManager

When you replace a sketch entity with another, the new entity maintains the dimensions and relations that had been defined for the original entity.

To access this PropertyManager:
  • Click Replace Entity Tool_Replace_Entity (Sketch toolbar).
  • Right-click a sketch entity and click Delete. In the Sketcher Confirm Delete dialog box, click Replace Entity.
  • Click Tools > Sketch Tools > Replace.

Selection

  Replace this entity: Selects the sketch entity to be replaced in the graphics area.
  Make construction Converts the sketch entity to a construction entity.
  Delete Removes the sketch entity.
  With this one: Replaces the sketch entity with another entity in the graphics area.
  Make contour Converts the sketch entity to a contour entity.


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