9.5 Align to Plane

It is possible to have Visual change the Active Plane to align with a specified Solid Object.

Align to Plane is found in the Status Bar.

 

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Select the Solid Object to which the Active Plane is to be aligned by left-clicking with the mouse. Different (not additional) Solid Objects can be chosen if necessary to make the desired selection.

 

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Right-click the mouse or press Enter to end the command and Visual will change the Active Plane. Note that the axes are aligned to the surface and have changed to be full screen.

 

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Pressing the Home key sets the Active Plane back to the X-Y plane.