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Fixed or Floating Position in Configurations

You can configure whether the position of a component is fixed or floating in an assembly.

To fix or float an assembly component:

  1. Right-click the component in the graphics area or FeatureManager design tree.

  2. Select Fix or Float, and then This configuration, All configurations, or Specify Configurations.


You can also control in a design table whether the position of a component is fixed or floating. The column header uses this syntax:


The column header is not case sensitive.

In the table body cells, type the value for the desired condition: Yes (or Y) for fixed, No (or N) for not fixed (floating). If a cell is left blank, the default condition is No (that is, floating).

Example of a design table that controls whether the position of a component is fixed or floating:


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