Hide Table of Contents

Reference Geometry

The names and labels for points, axes, and coordinate systems now respect the settings Always display text at the same size and Text scale.

To set fonts for names and labels for points, axes, and coordinate systems:

  1. With a model open, click Tools > Options > Document Properties > Detailing.
  2. Under Point, Axis, and Coordinate System, set options:

    Hide names

    Hides reference geometry names for points, axes, and coordinate systems.

    Name font

    Sets the font for the names of points, axes, and coordinate systems.

    Label font

    Sets the font for the labels of coordinate system arrows.

  3. Click OK.

Provide feedback on this topic

SOLIDWORKS welcomes your feedback concerning the presentation, accuracy, and thoroughness of the documentation. Use the form below to send your comments and suggestions about this topic directly to our documentation team. The documentation team cannot answer technical support questions. Click here for information about technical support.

* Required

Subject:   Feedback on Help Topics
Page:   Reference Geometry
*   I acknowledge I have read and I hereby accept the privacy policy under which my Personal Data will be used by Dassault Systèmes

Print Topic

Select the scope of content to print:


We have detected you are using a browser version older than Internet Explorer 7. For optimized display, we suggest upgrading your browser to Internet Explorer 7 or newer.

 Never show this message again

Web Help Content Version: 2016 SP05

To disable Web help from within SOLIDWORKS and use local help instead, click Help > Use SOLIDWORKS Web Help.

To report problems encountered with the Web help interface and search, contact your local support representative. To provide feedback on individual help topics, use the “Feedback on this topic” link on the individual topic page.