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Dimension Settings - Lines tab

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.


Center Mark Size Type or select center mark size. Positive values create a center mark. Negative values create centerlines.

Offset From Type or select the baseline offset distance (the distance to offset successive dimension lines when creating baseline dimensions) and the offset from origin (the distance extension lines are offset from their origin points).

Extend Lines Past In Dimensions, type or select the distance that extension lines extend beyond dimension lines. In Obliques, type or select the distance that dimension lines extend beyond extension lines.

Dimension Lines Select the dimension lineweight and the dimension line color.

Extension Lines Select the extension lineweight and the extension line color.

Disable Dimension Line Select to prevent the creation of the first and second dimension lines.

Disable Extension Line Select to prevent the creation of the first and second extension lines.

Suppress Outside Dimension Lines Select to prevent the creation of dimension lines outside extension lines.

Enable Lines Select to draw dimension lines between extension lines when text and arrows are placed outside extension lines.

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