Can I Edit the Part-Outline?

Part-Outline in the Graphic-Area

Part-Outline in the Graphic-Area

Can I edit the Part-Outline?

No. You cannot edit the Part-Outline. The Part-Outline is the Part element's symbol.

What do I do with a Part-Outline?

It is the symbol of the Part you select to start the Part-Editor. It is the symbol of the Part you select to complete other commands; for example: Add 2D-Cam.

Can I change the size of the Part-Outline symbol?

Yes. Use the Application Settings > Accessibility tab > Graphic > Symbol Display Size

Must I display Part-Outlines in the graphic-area?

No. To hide Part-Outlines, see Display Filters > Show/Hide Part-Outlines.

If you do not want to show Part-Outlines in the graphic-area, then, when needed, you must select the Part in the Assembly-Tree.

However, you must show Part-Outlines to

display Forces.
select the Part-Outline for some commands.

Can I hide individual Part-Outlines?

No.

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