DXF-Element dialog-box

See File Open > DXF file-type.

Use the DXF-Element dialog-box in the Assembly-Tree to:

Link the DXF-Element with a different file of DXF drawing.
To apply different Linear Units to the DXF drawing.

How to Open the DXF-Element

Editing the DXF-Element from the Assembly-Tree

Editing the DXF-Element from the Assembly-Tree

To Open the DXF-Element dialog-box

1.Find the DXF-ElementRed-14-1b in the Assembly-Tree
2.Right-click the DXF-Element

In the contextual-menu:

3.Click Edit ElementRed-14-2

The DXF-Element dialog-box opens.

- or -

See also 'How to open a dialog-box'

Alternatively, delete then add a new DXF-element with File menu > Open | DXF file-type.

The DXF-Element dialog box


To link a different DXF drawing to the DXF-Element:


 Click the Browse button to find and select a new or updated DXF drawing.


 Click the Apply button to link the DXF drawing with the DXF-Element.

DXF Units

To show the DXF Drawing to the correct scale, use the same DXF Units as the units in the Original DXF Drawing.

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