Hidden Lines Visible

Displays the model with all edges that are not visible from the current view angle in gray.

Displaying the Model with Hidden Lines Visible

To display the model with hidden lines visible, do one of the following:

  • Click Display Style > Hidden Lines Visible (Heads-up View toolbar).
  • Hidden Lines Visible (View toolbar).
  • View > Display > Hidden Lines Visible.

Controlling How Hidden Lines Are Displayed

To control how hidden edges are displayed:

  1. Click Tools > Options > System Options > Display.
  2. Select Solid or Dashed for Hidden edges displayed as.
  3. Click OK.

Controlling How Tangent Edges Are Displayed

To control how tangent edges are displayed:

Click View > Display, and select one of the following:
  • Tangent Edges Visible
  • Tangent Edges as Phantom
  • Tangent Edges Removed
As visible As phantom Removed