Add Horizontal

Toolbar-ConstraintsHorizontal

Toolbar :

Constraints toolbar

Menu :

Add menu > Geometry sub-menu> > Constraints sub-menu > Add Horizontal

What to do :

Click Add Horizontal Constraint, then click:

1.Two Points

- or -

1.A Line

Result :

The two Points become Horizontal and parallel with the X-axis

- or -

The Line becomes Horizontal and parallel with the X-axis

Notes :

You cannot add Horizontal Constraint between a:

Line and a Point
X–axis and a Point.

Do: Constraints toolbar > Add Coincident Constraint

To delete :

1.SHIFT+CLICK a sketch-element with a Horizontal Constraint

The sketch-element and Horizontal Constraint show in the Selection-Window.

2.Right-click the Horizontal Constraint element in the Selection-Window
3.Click Delete in the contextual-menu

Horizontal constraints in the Graphic-Area, Selection-Window and Geometry-Tree.

Before

After

Select:

Result:

In Selection-Window &

Geometry-Tree as...

geometry-hori-bf1

geometry-hori-af1

A Line

The Line becomes Horizontal

HorizontalL

geometry-hori-ptol-bf

geometry-hori-ptol-af

Two Points

The two Points become Horizontal

HorizontalPtoP

 

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