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9.0.0
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9.0(2015)

Sets the secondary units for dimensions.

Linear

Specifies the unit settings for a linear dimension.

Units

Sets the secondary units in drawings with dual unit display. For example, the primary unit can be inches, while the secondary unit can be millimeters. When you place the dimension, it displays both units. The software derives the secondary unit by converting the primary unit.

Unit Label

Sets the secondary units label in drawings with dual unit display. You can type up to 20 characters.

Subunit Label

Sets the secondary subunit label in drawings with dual unit display. You can type up to 20 characters.

Round-Off

Sets the round-off value for secondary units in drawings with dual unit display.

Maximum Subunits

Sets the maximum subunits used for secondary subunits in drawings with dual unit display.

Zeroes

Specifies if a zero appears on the left or right of the decimal in a dimension.

Leading

Places a zero to the left of the decimal point if no numbers appear to the left.

Trailing

Places zeros to the right of the decimal point. The number of zeros placed is based on the active setting for Round-Off. For example, if the dimensional value is .5, and the round-off setting is .1234, the dimensional value appears as .5000.

Dual Unit Display

Selecting/Activating this checkbox displays secondary units for dimensions in drawings. For example, the primary unit can be inches, while the secondary unit is millimeters. Both units display when you place the dimension. The software derives the secondary unit by converting the primary unit.

See Also

Format Dimension Dialog Box
Modify Dimension Style Dialog Box
New Dimension Style Dialog Box
Dimension Properties Dialog Box