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Create a polygonal viewport

Create a polygonal viewport

Create a polygonal viewport

MouseOK    Ribbon: Layout – Layout Viewports >  Add Polygonal Viewport

MouseOK    Menu: View – ViewPorts >  Polygonal

MouseOK    Menu: Insert – ViewPorts in Layout >  Polygonal

MouseOK    Toolbar: Layout –  

KeyboardOK Command line: ADDPOLYGONVIEWPORT

nanoCAD allows use of this command on the current layout tab in which the viewport should be located, as well as directly from the model space.

Create a polygonal viewport from the model space

When you create a viewport from the model space, specify the vertex points of the polygonal area of the drawing (in the model space) that should be displayed in the viewport.

Option:

Undo

Consistently undo the specified points of the polygonal area.

The start point cannot be undone.

Command prompts:

Specify start point:

Specify the start point of the polygonal vertex.

Specify next point or [Undo]:

Specify the second point of the polygonal vertex.

...

...

Specify next point or [Undo]:

Specify the end point of the polygonal vertex and press ENTER.

Select the name of layout in Select Layout dialog to insert a viewport and press OK button.

 

Active before running of command layout is highlighted in the layout list.

 

Input or choose view scale <Paper><1.000000>:

Input the viewport scale.

Specify Viewport Center Point:

Specify the viewport center point.

Create a polygonal viewport from a layout

Options:

Undo

Consistently undo the specified points of the polygonal area.

The start point cannot be undone.

Extent

Display all objects from the model space in the viewport.

Active<0.000831>

Display the current view of the model space in the viewport.

Paper<1.000000>

Set the viewport scale corresponding to the layout scale.

 

Command prompts:

Specify start point:

Specify the start point of the polygonal vertex.

Specify next point or [Undo]:

Specify the second point of the polygonal vertex.

...

...

Specify next point or [Undo]:

Specify the end point of the polygonal vertex and press ENTER.

Input or choose view scale <Paper> or [Extents/Active<0.000831>/Paper<1.000000>]:

Input the viewport scale or select the required option.

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