Saturday, 26 July 2014

Solid Edge Video Quick Tip #005

On the Solid Edge ribbon bar, the most frequently used commands have a large buttons by default. Most other commands have smaller buttons.

For example, in the Draft environment, the Dimension group has the Smart Dimension command has a large button and the remaining commands have smaller buttons.

If you find using any other command, for e.g. the Distance between frequently too, you can make its button larger for ease of access.

Index of all Solid Edge Video Quick Tips is here.

To do this, right-click on the button and select 'Customize Quick Access Toolbar...'

01

The Customize dialog appears with the Ribbon tab active.

On the Tree View on the right, expand Home > Dimension, right-click on Distance Between and select Large Button.

02

Click OK and select Yes in the Save Theme prompt.

The Distance Between is now a Large Button and thus easy to use frequently.

03

The following video illustrates this:

Solid Edge Video Quick Tip#005

Index of all Solid Edge Video Quick Tips is here.

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