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Modifying Offset Lines in Drawing

velcro

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I have an assembly in 200i2, and I am modifying the assembly drawing.(Someone else drew it, long ago). The exploded view was modified in the drawing, not the assembly. There are existing offset lines that I would like to modify, and there are more that I want to add. I want to do this in Drawing if possible.


The help file explains how to do it in Assembly. I go to Mod Expld, pick the view, then Redefine. I pick Offset Lines, but Modify is grayed out. Maybe because the lines were created in Drawing.


In Drawing,I go to Mod Expld, pick the view, then Redefine. All I get is Position and Expld Status, no Offset Lines.


Any suggestions?
 

donha

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The offset lines are probably 2d drawing entities, not offset lines created in the assy or drawing. Offset lines were implemented in 2001. In 2001, you choose "Info > Draft Entity". If you can choose what you see as offset lines, they are merely draft entities.
 

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