Element-Explorer

Example: Assembly-Tree [R13]

Example: Assembly-Tree [R13]

The Element-Explorer is to the left of the application window, at the bottom of the Project-Explorer.

There are three trees in the Element-Explorer.

Assembly-Tree – shows in the Model, Mechanism and Part-Editors

Hierarchical list of the elements in the active Mechanism-Editor


Kinematics-Tree – shows only in the Mechanism-Editors

A list of kinematic-chains in the active Mechanism-Editor.


Geometry-Tree – shows only when the Part-Editor is active.

A list of sketch constraints and dimensions added to the Part in the active Part-Editor. It does not list the sketch-elements.


If you click any element in any tree, it shows as RED [default colour] in the graphic-area.

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