Geometric Tolerancing for DimXpert

Geometric tolerancing for DimXpert includes several improvements in addition to the new user interface described in Geometric Tolerance Symbols in the Detailing and Drawings chapter.

In Tools > Options > Document Properties > DimXpert, you can specify the Base DimXpert standard. If you select the ANSI/ASME Y14.5 or ISO standard, you can also select a release date for the standard.
Standard Release Date Options
  • 1994
  • 2009
  • 2018
ISO 1101
  • 1983
  • 2004
  • 2012
  • 2017

When you first click Geometric Tolerance (MBD or MBD Dimension toolbar), you must then select an existing DimXpert feature or define a new DimXpert feature.

When you select a feature, the software evaluates the feature and tolerance specifications for the drafting standard you selected. In the dialog box, options are available based on the standard.