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metric dimensions in part mode


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Don't build parts in metric to much so this might be pretty simple.

Let's say I have a cube that is 10 x 10 x 1. When picking on the cube and edit, which shows the dimensions, they read 10, 10, and 1. That is also how they show up on the drawing. I want them to read 10.00, 10.00 and 1.00. I can't seem to get them to do that.

If I change the dimension to 10.001 or something other than 10, they show up the way I want. What am I missing. I looked at the drawing setup file, config options, part setup units and everything else I could think of. Is this one of those Pro/e "intended functionality" things, or in metric drawings are the suppose to look like that?

On WF2.0 cut M060

Thanks in advance.


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Is this the dtl option lead_trail_zeros?
----oops, sorry, I need to read more carefully.
Edited by: jeff4136


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How many digits are used in the properties of the dimensions in the properties gui when checking the dims on the drawing?


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To show trailing zero's in a metric drawing,

lead_trail_zeros BOTH[STD_ENGLISH] (in the .dtl file)

Works for me..