Toolbar: Settings > Dimension Settings ()
Menu: Settings > Dimension Settings
Alias: D, DDIM
Experience Level: Intermediate
Displays the Dimension Settings dialog box so you can create and modify dimension styles. Dimension styles are dimension settings that you have defined and saved. When you create dimension styles, you can control the layout and appearance of any dimension.
There are approximately 60 system variables associated with dimensioning.
For more information, click the name of the tab.
Alternate units tab
The dialog box has several options common to all tabs:
DIALOG BOX OPTIONS
Dimension Style Select the name of dimension style. Changes you make to the dimension variables represented by this dialog box are reflected in the named style.
Save Select to save the changes made to the dimension variables to the style name.
New Displays the New Dimension Style dialog box in which you can create and name a new dimension style.
Rename Displays the Rename Dimension Style dialog box so you can change the name of an existing dimension style.
Delete Displays the Delete Dimension Style dialog box so you can delete an existing dimension style.
Reset all values to default Select to change all dimension variables to their default state. The program does not warn you that your changes will be lost.
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Create a dimension style