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Monday, November 24, 2014

Tip of the Week November 21

NX Tip of the Week
November 21, 2014

NX - Hiding WCS and DCS in NX 8.5 and NX 9.0

1) There are two different ways you can hide WCS in a modeling environment. 

a. In NX 8.5, select Format > WCS > Display:

With NX 9.0, select Menu > Format > WCS > Display:

  b) Or, with NX 8.5 and NX 9.0, press W on the keyboard, toggle the display of the WCS.

2) There are different ways you can turn off the Datum Coordinate system in a modeling environment.

 a.  With both NX 8.5 and NX 9.0, hold the Control key down and press W (Ctrl + W). Click on the (-) sign for the Coordinate System row: 

b.  Or, with NX 8.5, select Format > Layer Visible in View:

With NX 9.0, select Format > Layer Visible in View:     

Then highlight the view and click OK:      

Using QuickPick, highlight the Coordinate System. Be sure to pick the Datum Coordinate System, this will automatically highlight the layer which contains the entity:   

Click on Invisible > OK:   

Navjot Gill
Application Engineer
Ally PLM Solutions, Inc.

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